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Inquiring Minds: Volcanoes in Hawaii

Some of Hawaii’s Big Island residents are facing the threat of increased lava flow from its active southeastern volcano, Kilauea. Close by, Volcanoes National Park was designated a World Heritage Site in 1987 and attracts more than 2.6 million visitors...

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature

RILM is one of the primary music publication indexes and abstracts with hundreds of thousands of records, covering a wide variety of document types such as articles, books, bibliographies, dissertations, Festschriften, ethnographic recordings, conference...

Indigenous Peoples: North America

This resource provides a variety of primary source materials on the indigenous peoples of the United States and Canada, such as manuscripts, monographs, newspapers, photographs, motion pictures, images of artwork, and more. It was created to meet the...

Social Determinants of Health

Scholarly articles: CINAHL Scholar's Portal Journals Canadian newspaper articles: Canadian News@ProQuest Statistics: Census Program - Statistics Canada Public Health Association of Ontario... HS200-BR

Librarian's research on Open Access featured in Open Shelf magazine

Laurier Librarian Carol Stephenson’s ongoing research on faculty attitudes to Open Access (OA) publishing at Laurier and Brock University was recently featured in an update in Open Shelf magazine. Click here to get the full story on the Open...

How to "Anne Kelly" your search

Many students have come in to see me to find out how to get to really good articles on a wide variety of topics. I've devised a method that works, so I'd like to share it with you. This kind of searching works best on broader topics in the social sciences... Sociology

Inquiring Minds: The Ebola Epidemic

The Ebola outbreak has hit hardest in the Western African countries of Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia where to date more than 10,000 people have been infected. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Ebola has been successfully eliminated in...

University of Chicago Press Journals

University of Chicago Press published dozens of journals in social sciences, humanities, education, biomedicine, and the physical sciences. Journals were previously made available through the JSTOR platform. Laurier Library has subscribed to...

Honours Thesis Research Chemistry & Biochemistry

General Tips See Websites from the Chemistry & Biochemistry Subject Page Which database to use? Chemists tend to use SciFinder and Biochemists use PubMed or Web of Science Biggest Chemistry publishers: American Chemical... CH490


Produced by the Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences Information, a specialized centre of the World Health Organization, this resource is an index of articles, monographs and theses, with full text for many documents. The interface is...

Marketing Plan Assignment

Welcome to Laurier Library's Marketing Plan Assignment course guide for BU 352. This guide provides information sources to help you research and analyze each section of the Marketing Plan assignment: Market Trend Analysis, Environmental Analysis,... BU352

High-Tech Marketing

Key Resources for the High-Tech Project Top Pick Databases: ABI/Inform Complete Locate industry reports, market reports, and articles. Enter the industry or market in the search box or search by NAICS code (found under the... BU479


Libraries are all about providing access to information and ideas, regardless of medium, format or genre. Join us October 8 for the launch of LIFT, a new art program bringing community artists from the grassroots up into the stacks on floors 4–...


This platform is for electronic books and documents from and about Canada, providing preview access to tens of thousands of titles. Basic searching is the default but the available advanced search allows searching in many multiple fields,...

Facilities and Transportation

Welcome to BU845 course guide! It is created to help you with your study and research on transportation and warehouse facilities. Please click on the links below to navigate each section of this guide for details of resources and search strategies.... BU845

Workshop: Legitimate unauthorized uses of copyrighted materials in research and post-secondary education

Presenter: Meera Nair, PhD Legitimate unauthorized uses of copyrighted materials in research and post-secondary education: comparison between what Canadian courts have provided and what is being practiced Since entering modern law in...

The Role of Chemistry in Global Security ACS Program-in-a-Box

In an increasingly dangerous world, find out how important chemistry is to ensuring your everyday safety. Journey through the history of chemical and biological warfare and get a peek behind-the-scenes at how today’s biochemists and government agents are...

Slavery and Emancipation in the United States, 1619-1877

Library services update COVID-19, Library reopening, books, articles, Interlibrary Loan Secondary Sources reference (companions and subject encyclopedias) American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford) ... HI330

Reserves: Intersession and Summer Session

Faculty members: submit your readings now for Intersession and Summer Session 2016. When submitting readings, it is a good idea to tag them by week so that the reserve staff are able to prioritize requests and ensure that materials will be ready for your...

Research Paper and Seminar

Welcome to EC481 course guide. This guide provides information sources to help you complete a research paper that applies economic analysis to a policy issue. It focuses on using library resources to select a topic and frame your research question, write... EC481

Purpose Proposal Assignment Guide - Company Research

This guide will help you research a company to support the assessment and recommendations you'll make in your BU121 Purpose Proposal. Along with links to key databases, this guide will include how-to tutorials for key resources. Company... BU121

Empirical Research Paper

This guide provides information sources to help you complete an empirical research paper in Economics. It focuses on using library resources to write a literature review and to find the data you need to conduct quantitative modeling and empirical analysis... EC665/EC315/EC455

Brantford Public Library Closed May 2nd

The Brantford Public Library will be closed Monday, May 2nd for a staff development day, reopening Tuesday morning. The Digital Library and Learning Commons will remain open, and Laurier’s Brantford campus Librarians will also be available to...

Disease and Society

A) Finding a focus Developing a research question (5:07) Improving Your Thesis Statement (5:25) B) Research strategies read each source as you go along; each one will lead to more (ie. check the bibliography/works cited... CT203, HS203

Laurier librarian presents to House of Commons committee

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy, and Ethics invited Mark Weiler (Laurier's Web and User Experience Librarian) to be a witness to provide testimony on reforms to the Access to Information Act. On April...