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Année Philologique (Brepols)

L’Année philologique, published by the Société Internationale de Bibliographie Classique, is a specialized bibliographic database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of Ancient Greek and Roman civilizations.

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QP LegalEze

NOTE: QP LegalEze migrated to the Open Access site "BC Laws" In April 2016 British Columbia Statutes, Regulations, and related information, including Orders-in-Council and B.C. Gazette Part II.

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Quicklaw (LexisNexis)

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Full-text court & tribunal decisions & case law summaries

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Quickscribe Online

ALL BC Statutes and Regulations, key federal law, Bills, and Orders in Council (OIC).

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ASFA - Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts is an internationally known bibliographic database for aquatic sciences and fisheries.

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Standard & Poor's Capital IQ

S&P Capital IQ is restricted to UBC students, staff and faculty and is available only on five dedicated computers at the Sauder School of Business. 

S&P Capital IQ is licensed for academic purposes only. Users cannot use this product for commercial purposes.

Comprehensive database of global public and private companies, investment firms and M&A transactions.

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CQ weekly & CQ.COM

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CQ weekly plus access to US federal government committee reports, congressional transcripts, and floor votes.

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PsycCRITIQUES

More than 43,056 full-text reviews of books in psychology and the social sciences, as well as professional videos and popular films from a psychological perspective.

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Lexis Advance Quicklaw Plus

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Access to primary source material such as case law, statutes and regulations and secondary source materials such as legal news or law reviews for background or analysis of a legal topic.

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Basque Database

Cover the literature of Basque history, language and culture, written or produced after 1994.

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Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences

Colloquium provides access to short (50-120 pp) electronic books (referred to as "lectures") that synthesize an essential scientific topic in the biomedical/life sciences.

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Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science

The Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science provides over 360 up-to-date articles on all of the major topics in this multidisciplinary field of research.

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LGBTQ History and Culture since 1940 (Part II)

Rare and unique documentation of LGBTQ history through fully-searchable newsletters, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and other primary sources.

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Traités français sur la musique (TFM)

Traités français sur la musique (TFM) is an evolving full-text database of writings in the French language on music.

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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global

Includes millions of searchable citations to dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.

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Caribbean newspapers from the American antiquarian society, 1718-1876

Includes fully-searchable page images from more than 140 newspapers. Predominantly in English but Spanish-, French- and Danish-language titles are also included.

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Corpus Pierre Bayle

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Consists of the Dictionnaire historique et critique (edition of 1740) and his Œuvres littéraires et philosophiques complètes (edition of 1727-1731).

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Late qing and Republican-Era Chinese Newspapers by Global Resources Network

Full-text access to 13 newspapers from China

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Late Qing Dynasty & Minguo Periodical Fulltext Database (1833-1949)

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It covers over millions of pieces of historical documents from hundreds of periodicals and newspapers published during 1833~1949. Cross-database search and literature navigation is provided.

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Proquest U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection (Congressional Publications)

The U.S. Serial Set, along with the State Papers, includes Congressional reports and documents as well as executive agency and departmental reports from the late 18th century onward; coverage here is 1789-1969..

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Siku Quanshu (Wenyuange Edition) 文渊閣四庫全書

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Comprehensive collection of Chinese scholarship up to the 18th Century.

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American Antiquarian Society historical periodicals collection

Digitized content of more than 7,500 periodicals comprising over seven million pages. Coverage ranges from 1691-1877. Multidisciplinary.

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ERIC (PROQUEST)

Most comprehensive education index, covering nearly 1000 journals, primarily American. Also indexes ERIC documents, including conferences, curricula, reports etc. ERIC includes many links to full text.

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Grand Dictionnaire Terminologique

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ProQuest Ebook Central

Multidisciplinary ebook platform providing access to thousands of titles.

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Proquest Historical Newspapers: The Globe and Mail

Electronic full-page newspaper archive from June 1844 to 2013.

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Read

‘Read by QxMD’ provides a single place to discover new research, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed.

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South China Morning Post

Digitized access to the South China Morning Post - an English language newspaper published in Hong Kong - which reports on Hong Kong and other countries in Asia. Full text coverage from its origin in 1903 to 1998.

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VentureXpert

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Information covering venture, buyouts, private equity funds, firms, executives, portfolio companies and limited partners around the world.

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Water and Agriculture Information Center

Provides access to information on water quality and agriculture.

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Dictionary of Canadian biography

The definitive Canadian biographical dictionary. Includes entries for non-Canadians who played a significant role in the history of the country.

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Nexis Uni - Legal

Provides access to primary source material such as case law, statutes and regulations and secondary source materials such as legal news or law reviews for background or analysis of a legal topic.

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Thomson ONE

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Financial data and investment analyst research on international public companies.

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Times of India

Full text access to the English language daily newspaper founded in 1838 to serve British residents of West India.

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Toronto Star

Full text access to the Toronto Star from 1894 - 2016.

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African Newspapers

Over 40 19th- and 20th-century African newspapers featuring titles from Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe.

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Archivision

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Archivision is a database of over 80,000 high quality, professionally photographed images of architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning, archaeology, and design searchable within the MDID platform.

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Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984

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Provides high-quality indexing of nearly 600 publications - many of which are peer-reviewed - and citations of over 25,000 book reviews. Coverage includes fine, decorative and commercial arts.

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Basic Economics Annual

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U.S. national-level macroeconomic time series data, with over 9,500 monthly, quarterly, or annual time series going back to 1946, if available. Data are from over one hundred U.S. Government and private publications.

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Benezit Dictionary of Artists

With nearly 170,000 entries on artists from antiquity to the present day and featuring regular updates, Benezit is one of the most comprehensive and definitive resources on artists in the English language.

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Bibliographie de la littérature française - Rancoeur

BLF en ligne est co-produite par la Bibliothèque nationale de France, la Société d’histoire littéraire de la France et Classiques Garnier numérique. UNE MISE À JOUR QUOTIDIENNE

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Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA)

Covers western art from late antiquity (4th century A.D.) to 2007. Coverage of contemporary art includes critical and theoretical publications.

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Canadian Human Rights Reporter (CHRR Online)

Provides decisions of boards of inquiry, tribunals and courts from all jurisdictions, as well as the decisions on appeals which flow from them.

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CARMA Video Library

 PRIVACY NOTICE: UBC Library makes the CARMA Video Library/Membership service available for you for your convenience. Your use of the CARMA Video Library/Membership service is voluntary. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to the CARMA Video Library/Membership is stored on servers located in the United States. When you use this service, no personal information about you is collected by or for UBC. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide to the CARMA Video Library/Membership. Please review the CARMA website before using this service if you have any concerns.

On your first visit to CARMA, you must create an account using a UBC email domain (ends in "ubc.ca") to access the Video Library.


CARMA features videos from internationally recognized scholars on a variety of research methods (including qualitative and quantitative) and also insights into current issues in research methods.

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Dictionary of American Regional English

American regional vocabulary, from Adam’s housecat to Zydeco.This digital version is an interactive, multimedia tool that will greatly benefit both scholarly inquiry and general intellectual curiosity.

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DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals

DOAJ electronic journals available in the UBC collection. This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Journals in the directory covering all subjects and languages.

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DRAM

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DRAM is a not-for-profit resource providing educational communities with on-demand streaming access to CD-quality audio, complete original liner notes and essays from independent record labels and sound archives.

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Dyabola

DYABOLA provides citations to books, articles, and essays on classical, early Christian, Byzantine, early Medieval, and ancient Middle Eastern antiquities, art, and archaeology

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Early English Books Online, Text Creation Partnership (EEBO-TCP)

EEBO-TCP creates XML/SGML encoded electronic text editions of early print books in ProQuest's Early English Books Online.

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Encyclopedia of Forest Sciences

The Encyclopedia of Forest Sciences summarizes recent advances in forest science techniques and covers the basic information vital to understanding the important elements of forestry.

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Grand Secretariat Archives 內閣大庫檔案

The database allows keyword searching for responsible official, title, matter and document number. It includes full text images of 310,000 documents dated from the Ming dynasty to the late Qing dynasty.

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Habitat Exchange

A venue for the dissemination and discussion of best practices, action plans and other tools relevant to the pursuit of ecologically sound and socially equitable urbanization.

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IMF eLibrary Data

Annual, monthly, and quarterly financial and economic time series for more than 200 countries and over 40 regional and special groups of countries.

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JustisOne

Dating as far back as 1163, the Justis legal library provides quick and easy access to regularly-updated full-text archives of key UK and European case law, legislation and more.

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science

The series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) publishes new developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching - quickly, informally, and at a high level.

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LexisNexis Academic - Legal

Migrated to Nexis Uni August 2019

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Access to primary source material such as case law, statutes and regulations and secondary source materials such as legal news or law reviews for background or analysis of a legal topic.

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Morningstar Direct

Morningstar Direct is licensed for academic purposes only. Users cannot use this product for commercial purposes

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  • Access is available to Sauder users via 4 labelled machines in the Wayne Deans Investment Lab and for Sauder PhD students via a labelled machine in the Sauder PhD lab.
  • There is one machine available in the Leith Wheeler Investment Analysis Lab for non-Sauder UBC users.
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Performance and holdings analysis of investments, including equity ownership, exchange traded funds, hedge funds, market indexes, and closed-end and open-end mutual funds

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National Household Survey 2011 (at Abacus)

Data from the 2011 voluntary equivalent of the Census long form data. Data at very fine geographic detail (Dissemination Areas)

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National Household Survey 2011 (at Statistics Canada)

Publicly available data from the 2011 voluntary equivalent of the Census long form data. Profiles and topic based tabulations from large areas (ie, Canada, Provinces) to mid-size regions (Census Tracts, neighbourhoods)

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Natural Medicines

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Evidence-based, peer-reviewed syntheses of data on complementary and alternative therapies. Includes information on supplements, diets, exercise techniques, and more.

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NHS Economic Evaluation Database

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Identifies and describes economic evaluations, appraising quality and highlighting strengths and weaknesses. Produced by UK National Health Services' Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (NHS CRD) 1995 - March 2015.

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North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories

A unique and personal view of what it meant to immigrate to America and Canada concentrating on the period from 1890 to 1920.

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Opera in Video

The Opera in Video collection currently contains 174 videos, equalling 488 hours.

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Patrologia Latina

The first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina in electronic form.

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Patrologiae Graecae

The Patrologia Graecae Database (PG) is a comprehensive electronic version of the Greek portion of Jacques-Paul Migne's massive Patrologiae Cursus Completus, including notes, glosses and indexes.

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Polling the Nations

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Searchable full text of survey questions and responses covering a broad range of issues, from polling groups such as Gallup, Harris, Roper, and more than 700 other organizations

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Romanticism: Life, Literature and Landscape

Literary manuscripts,letters and other material by Wordsworth, Coleridge, de Quincey and others supplemented by selections from printed books and images of the Lake District created by Gainsborough, Turner and others.

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Roper Center for Public Opinion Research

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The Roper Center holds a vast collection of public opinion polling data and information from the United States and international sources. Main features are downloadable data sets and a large question bank.

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Sage Research Methods Online

A web-based research methods tool created to support researchers and students as they explore relevant content across the social and behavioral sciences, covering quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods

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SDC Platinum

UBC Students, Staff & Faculty only.  Access is not permitted to walk-in users.

This database is not accessible via UBC Library public computers. It is available on a standalone machine in the Computer Lab (CLC 222) in the Canaccord Learning Commons.

SDC Platinum is licensed for academic purposes only. Users cannot use this product for commercial purposes.

Contains detailed information on new issues, mergers and acquisitions, syndicated loans, private equity and project finance.

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Shakespeare / Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare

Includes eleven major editions from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-66; 24 original printings of individual plays; selected apocryphal plays; over 100 adaptations, sequels and burlesques.

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Standard & Poor's Compustat

Public company financial data items collected from news releases, shareholder reports, direct company contacts, and quarterly and annual documents filed with the Securities Exchange Commission.

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Twentieth Century North American Drama

Contains 2,000 plays from the United States and Canada. In addition the collection offers a unique window into the economic, historical, social, and political psyche of two countries.

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Worldscope

Worldscope Data is accessible through the Datastream platform.

Resource excludes walk-in users. This database is accessible only on specific library workstations labelled Datastream


 

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Data on international public and private companies, including annual and interim/quarterly data, detailed historical financial statement content, per share data, calculated ratios, pricing and textual information.

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Global Environmental Justice Collection

Documentaries related to Asian, Indigenous and environmental studies, geography, film making, journalism, anthropology, conservation biology, forestry, soil sciences, religion, gender studies and the humanities.

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ABI/INFORM Collection

ABI/INFORM Collection comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. It includes journals and business periodicals, dissertations, and country-and industry-focused reports

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Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier covers the expansive academic disciplines offered in colleges and universities.

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ACLS Humanities eBook Project

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An online collection of approximately 4,700 books in the humanities.

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Agri-Food Trade Service

Market information, trade counselling and export support activities, which will take the exporter from initial enquiry to foreign market.

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Agricola

National Agricultural Library index to all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines research.

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Aluka (African Cultural Heritage/Struggles for Freedom)

Digital library of scholarly resources from and about Africa. There are currently two content areas: African Cultural Heritage Sites and Landscapes, and Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa.

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American Geophysical Union Digital Library

Nearly 100 years of Earth and space sciences research from AGU’s journals and its international newspaper, Eos.

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American History I 1493-1859: from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American history

Will ultimately comprise over 50,000 primary source documents supported by a range of secondary resources including chronologies, essays, and video lectures.

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American Institute of Physics Online Conference Proceedings

Online access to American Institute of Physics conference proceedings beginning with volume 500.

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American National Biography Online

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Features nearly 18,000 biographies.

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AnatomyTV

Interactive 3D anatomy tool

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Annual Reviews

Annual Reviews is a nonprofit publisher dedicated to synthesizing and integrating knowledge for the progress of science and the benefit of society.

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AnthroSource

Full-text database of the American Anthropological Association's journals and bulletins, including key peer-reviewed publications American Anthropologist, American Ethnologist, & Journal of Linguistic Anthropology.

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Arcade: Catalog of the New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC)

Provides a single search interface for the research libraries of three leading art museums in New York City: The Brooklyn Museum, The Frick Collection and The Museum of Modern Art.

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Archives Unbound

Topically-focused collections of historical documents in digital format. Five NEW collections including "Intelligence Reports from the NSC’s Vietnam Information Group" and more.

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ARTFL (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language)

Main database of almost 115 million words, constituting 1880 French texts from the 12th to the 20th centuries, and other files

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ASTM Compass

Includes a digital edition of nearly every ASTM International book and paper spanning 140+ industries and 100+ years including books, journals, Special Technical Publications (STPs) and standards.

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中國方志庫和基本古籍庫 Erudition

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User limit: 1 maximum

The largest Chinese database of pre-20th century texts covering all fields of knowledge, has in recent years become a standard reference for anyone working on pre-20th-century China.

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Bates: A Visual Guide to Physical Examination, 4th Edition

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If you are unable to view videos using the main headings, please try viewing individual videos instead.

Newer edition available at: https://resources.library.ubc.ca/page.php?id=2421

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Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination, 5th edition (Streaming Videos)

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination is an updated collection of online videos of the classic textbook on physical examination and history taking.

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BC Codes

The British Columbia (BC) Codes include the BC Building Code, BC Plumbing Code, and BC Fire Code. The Vancouver Building By-law can also be found here.

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BCStats

Current reports and statistics from British Columbia's central statistical agency.

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Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft (BDSL)

An international bibliography of German language and literary studies, 1985- , with more than 365,000 entries.

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Bibliography of Asian Studies

Older BAS interface HERE.

Nearly 900,000 records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.

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BioCyc

BioCyc is a collection of 14560 Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs), plus software tools for exploring them.

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Black Drama : 1850 to present

Full text of 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 150 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

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Bloomberg

Open only to current UBC students, faculty, staff. No walk-in users.

UBC Sauder School of Business students can access Bloomberg via machines in the Wayne Deans Invesment Analysis Centre and the Leith Wheeler Investment Analysis Lab.  Non-Sauder UBC students may use any Bloomberg terminal in the Leith Wheeler Investment Analysis Lab, CLC 222 if it is not in use or booked by a Sauder student. If a Sauder student has booked a terminal they may ask the non-Sauder student to move to a different terminal. Terminal 6 is no longer bookable, and is available on strictly a drop-in basis. Please limit your usage to 2 hours per day.

Bloomberg is licensed for academic purposes only. Users cannot use this product for commercial purposes.

Bloomberg has data downloading limits. If a monthly downloading limit is reached, all the Bloomberg machines that share that license will also have reached that data limit and users will have to wait until the beginning of the next month before it resets. Please be judicious in downloading data to avoid hitting the limits for yourself and for all other users. For more information about Bloomberg data limits, read the blog post.

Please note that more than 3 unsuccessful login attempts will lock the station. If this happens, please use the "forgot your password" function within Bloomberg.

Investment analysis database. Use to find stock prices, ratios, betas, business news, freight rates, stock exchange members, etc.

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Books@OVID

Collection of full text e-books for medicine, nursing and pharmacy. Includes The ICU Book, Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation, and the Joanna Briggs Institute series on Synthesis Science in Healthcare.

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Brill's New Jacoby

Brill's New Jacoby is a fully-revised and enlarged edition of Jacoby’s Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker.

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Brill's new Pauly supplements online, II

We have online access to Supplement II volumes ONLY

When completed, will consist of seven themed-volumes relating to the ancient world or its reception. The first volume to appear is 'Figures of Antiquity and their Reception in Art, Literature and Music'.

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British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries

Iincludes approximately 100,000 pages of material assembled from numerous bibliographies and from newly conducted research. Alongside the published material are 4,000 facsimile pages of previously unpublished manuscripts

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British Periodicals

The full text of hundreds of periodical titles from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, comprising millions of high-resolution facsimile page images.

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BrowZine

The App for iPad, iPhones or Androit tablets can be found HERE.

BrowZine can be accessed online or via an app. It organizes articles found in our ejournals, uniting them into journals, then arranging these journals on a virtual newsstand for browsing.

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Building Types Online

Full text architectural database providing case studies and thematic articles from Birkhäuser publications (2002-2016). Includes photos and plans.

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Business Market Research Collection

BMRC Includes company, industry and geopolitical macroeconomic research which is useful for business and marketing plans, startup, strategic and financial plans, and market growth analysis.

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Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson

The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson presents Jonson's complete writings in the light of current editorial thinking and recent scholarly interpretation and discovery.

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Canadian Medical Directory online

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Canada's key medical directory listing 83,000+ physicians and medical specialists. Also lists hospitals, healthcare associations, government ministries, medical bodies, etc.

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Canadian Newsstream

Canadian Newsstream offers the full text of almost 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including The Globe and Mail, National Post and the Vancouver Sun.

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CanLit Guides

CanLit Guides is an open educational resource, created and maintained by Canadian Literature, which supplements classroom learning and private study.

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CCOHS Web Information Service

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Provides access to material (MSDS) and chemical health and safety information sheets, Canadian legislation, selected CSA standards, and a range of other occupational health and safety information.

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Census of Canada 1951- (at Abacus)

Need to login to Abacus with CWL in order to access data files. 

More detailed census information at with more detailed geography than the publicly available Statistics Canada data. Microdata, geographic information, postal and other data.

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Census of Canada 1996- (at Statistics Canada)

Publicly available tables, profiles and topic based tabulations from large areas (ie, Canada, Provinces) to mid-size regions (Census Tracts, neighbourhoods)

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Census of Canada 2001: Vancouver Local Areas

2001 Census profile for Vancouver local areas (official City of Vancouver neighbourhoods): age and sex, families and households, dwellings, language, ethnic origin, immigration, education, labour force, and income.

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Census of Canada 2006: Vancouver Local Areas

Census profile for official City of Vancouver neighbourhoods: age and sex, families and households, dwellings, language, ethnic origin, immigration, education, labour force, and income.

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Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Catalogue and Digital Collections of the CRL consortium of North American university and independent research libraries. Items are available to member institutions through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery.

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CHANT Databases

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The CHANT (CHinese ANcient Texts) databases, compiled under the Institute of Chinese Studies (ICS) of the Chinese University of Hong Kong since 1988. For IP user only, no password is necessary as a UBC user

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CHEMnetBASE

Searchable collection of chemistry handbooks. Coverage ranges from nanoscience and natural product chemistry to separation methods, surfactant science, and green and sustainable chemistry.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age.

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China Data Online

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China Data Online provides comprehensive and updated information on China's economic development at national, provincial, city, county, and industrial levels.

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China: Trade, Politics and Culture 1793-1980

Includes a wide variety of original source material detailing China's interaction with the West from Macartney's first Embassy to China in 1793, through to the Nixon/Heath visits to China in 1972-74.

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Chinese-English Dictionary Online

The English-language resource of choice for all those seeking assistance in reading texts dating from the Warring States period through the Tang dynasty.

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CINAHL - Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature

Key database for nursing and allied health. From 1982 and covering journal articles, book chapters, theses, instrumentation this database has excellent coverage for rehabilitation sciences and psychosocial medicine.

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cIRcle: Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Creative Arts, 2017+

University of British Columbia's digital portal for creative arts theses (creative writing; film; music; theatre - MFA and MMus only), beginning October 21, 2017 (UBC-V) and March 1, 2018 (UBC-O).

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ClinicalKey

Additional features, including a presentation maker, the ability to download PDF versions of ebook chapters, customize patient handouts or save content in a personal profile, are available to users who create a free account.  Click 'Register' at the top right of the ClinicalKey landing page to create a free account.  

ClinicalKey provides access to FirstConsult, top journals, best-selling medical and surgical books, thousands of medical videos, millions of images, and much more content across 12 distinct content types.

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Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL)

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Citations to controlled trials identified by the contributors of the Cochrane Collaboration.

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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)

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Full-text access to regularly updated systematic reviews by the Cochrane Collaboration. Includes completed systematic reviews and review protocols in development.

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Cochrane Methodology Register (CMR)

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Database of studies relevant to the methodology of systematic reviews in healthcare and social interventions.

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Codes Canada

The National Building Code of Canada 2015 (NBC), published by NRC and developed by the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes, sets out technical provisions for the design and construction of new buildings

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Communication & Mass Media Complete

A research and reference resource in the communication and mass media fields. Indexes and abstracts over 800 journals, and includes access to 500 full text journals.

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Comprehensive Physiology

This comprehensive physiology resource is based on more than 30,000 pages of content from the American Physiological Society's Handbook of Physiology series.

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Confidential print: Africa, 1834-1966

Foreign and Colonial Office documents concerning Africa

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CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

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Search by substance name, molecular formula or CAS registry number for data on inorganic and organic compounds.

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Dacheng old periodical full-text database

Historical Chinese-language periodicals published in China (1844-1949), plus 3 newspaper databases in the same time period: Shen Bao, Shuntian Shi Bao and Shanghai Evening Post

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Database for the History of Contemporary Chinese Political Movements 1949-

Includes 4 collections: Cultural Revolution, Anti-Rightist Campaign, Great Leap Forward -- Great Famine Database, 1958-1962, Political Campaigns in the 1950s:(1949-1956)

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Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE)

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The collection of reviews of reviews provides critical assessments of systematic reviews. It was produced by the UK National Health Services' Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (NHS CRD) between 1994 and March 2015.

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Database of Religious History

The DRH is one of the initiatives of the Cultural Evolution of Religion Research Consortium, based at UBC. It continues as an independent academic initiative, but involving worldwide partners and collaborators..

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Dictionary of Canadianisms on historical principles (second edition)

An historical dictionary that shows changes in the meanings of words over time. Includes words that have become outdated or obsolete and others that are now considered offensive or derogatory. These are clearly marked.

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Digital Himalaya

The Digital Himalaya project is designed as a strategy for archiving and making available ethnographic materials from the Himalayan region.

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Digital National Security Archive

The DNSA is the most comprehensive collection of primary documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945. Over 94,000 declassified documents - more than 650,000 pages - are included.

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Duxiu Knowledge Search Database 读秀中文学术搜索

Chinese bibliographic search engine

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E&E (Environment & Energy) Publishing

Source for comprehensive, daily coverage of environmental and energy politics and policy. Includes reporting of issues facing the White House, Congress, the courts, federal agencies and the states.

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Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800) and Supplement

Full text/image access to over 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides.

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Early Encounters in North America

Documents the relationships among peoples in North America from 1534 to 1850.

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EBM Reviews (Ovid)

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One-stop searching of 7 evidence-based medicine databases in the Cochrane Library.

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Economic Indicators (United States)

The Economics and Statistics Administration (database provider) provides timely economic analysis, disseminates national economic indicators, and oversees the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

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Economics Research Network (ERN)

Restricted to academic use by Allard School of Law graduate students and Allard School of Law faculty members.

Each journal issue contains abstracts of recent papers in economics scholarship, and is delivered in an e-mail message. Each journal is edited by a law professor with expertise in the field covered by the journal.

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EDGAR

US public company filings submitted to the US Securities & Exchange Commission. Use for: finding financial and competitive information and documents (financial statements, reports) for US publicly traded companies.

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EdResearch Online (Australia)

Indexes journals, reports and documents relating to education, primarily Australian. Some free full-text. This database forms half of International ERIC, available on CD-ROM at Education Library.

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Eighteenth Century Fiction

This collection brings together 96 complete works of English prose from the period 1700 - 1780 by writers from the British Isles.

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Eighteenth Century Journals: Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals c1685-1815

British periodicals of the eighteenth century.

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Electronic Enlightenment

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Over 69,000 items of edited correspondence discussing everything from religion to animal rights, vulcanology to classical archeology, economic modelling to celebrity culture from the early 17th to the mid-19th century.

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EMBASE (Ovid)

International (and European-focused) biomedical database with strengths in drug-related and rehabilitation sciences subjects.

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Emerald Publishing

Articles on major management disciplines including strategy, leadership, marketing and human resource management.

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Empire Online

Primary documents, supported by interpretive essays and other secondary materials, for the study of 'Empire'.

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Encyclopédie d'Yverdon

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Published from 1770-1780 under the editorship of Swiss Calvinist Fortuné-Barthélemy de Félice. The original intention was to 'improve' and complete the Paris Encyclopédie. In the end, it was completely transformed.

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Encyclopedia of Optical Engineering

Articles about optical engineering, including the areas of target detection, image restoration, fiber optic sources, holography, lens design, classification and coding, optical biopsy, and radiometry.

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English Historical Documents Online

Sources include treaties, statutes, declarations, government and cabinet proceedings, military dispatches, orders, acts, sermons, newspaper articles, pamphlets, personal and official letters, diaries and more.

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Erudit

The digital gateway to North American French-language research outputs in Social Sciences and Humanities.

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Ethnographic Video for Instruction and Analysis (EVIA)

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Digital archive of ethnographic field video for use by scholars and instructors.

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European Sources Online

ESO provides access to information on the institutions and activities of the EU, the countries, regions and other international organisations of Europe, and on issues of importance to European researchers.

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FAO : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

International portal to publications and statistics on food, agriculture, fisheries and forestry.

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Fisheries and Oceans Canada Library

The Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) Library provides information, tools and services that support the management of Canada’s fisheries and the safety of our waterways.

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Foreign Office Files for China, 1919-1980

The complete British Foreign Office Files for the period concerning China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

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Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters

Digitised primary source materials documenting the relationships and interactions between European settlers and indigenous peoples. Includes material from repositories in N. America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

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Gale Literary Sources (formerly Artemis Literary Sources)

Indexes over a million full-text articles from scholarly journals & literary magazines, critical essays, topic overviews, biographies, & more.

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Gale Primary Sources

Simultaneous cross-searching of the majority Gale's primary-source database. Currently includes Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century collections Online, Making of Modern Law, Making of the Modern World & Sabin Americana.

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Geobase

Research literature with abstracts on human and physical geography, ecology, geology, oceanography, geomechanics and development studies.

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GeoScienceWorld and GeoRef (I&A)

A comprehensive Internet resource for research and communications in the geosciences. GeoScience World (GSW) provides fulltext articles from more than 30 journals

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Global Plants

Global Plants is the world’s largest database of digitized plant specimens and a locus for international scientific research and collaboration.

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GreenFILE

Approximately 300,000 articles on green issues, including green building, global warming, etc.

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Health and Psychosocial Instruments (Ovid)

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Database of records providing comprehensive, accurate information about measurement tools and instruments used in health, sociology and psychology and produced by the Behavioral Measurement Database Services.

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Health Technology Assessment (OvidSP)

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Database of health technology assessments (studies of the medical, social, ethical and economic implications of healthcare interventions).

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Historical Statistics of the United States

Historical Statistics of the United States is the standard source for statistical indicators of American history, from Colonial times to the present.

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Homeland Security Digital Library

The HSDL is the premier collection of U.S. homeland security policy and strategy related documents.

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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (U.K.)

The House of Commons Parliamentary Papers are working documents of government. The collection has over 200,000 papers plus Hansard, both starting in 1801. For more information, consult the HCCP Guide.

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IBISWorld Industry Reports

Contains full-text market research reports for over 700 U.S. industries and over 70 global industries.

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ICE Virtual Library

UBC Library subscribes to selected journals & eBooks from the Institution of Civil Engineers. Please ask your librarian about ways to access other content in the ICE Virtual Library which is not in UBC's subscription.

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IMF eLibrary

Topics include macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction.

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Index of Medieval Art

Archive of medieval art, describing and presenting iconographic subjects and images, without geographical limitation, from early apostolic times to the early modern era.

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Integrum Social Networks

 

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Integrum Social Networks [ISN] provides 24/7 monitoring of the Russian information space for the most popular social networks and blogs, including Facebook, Twitter and Vkontakte.

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International Bibliography of Art (IBA)

The definitive resource for scholarly literature on Western art, IBA is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA).

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Jewish Life in America, c1654-1954

Primary sources from the American Jewish Historical Society, New York

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Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Evidence-Based Practice (EBP)

You will need to create an Ovid personal account in order to access and use some of the EBP Tools.

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JBI EBP includes 3,000+ records & many publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices and Summaries, Best Practice Information Sheets, Systematic Reviews, Consumer Information & Reports

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Journals@OVID - LWW

E-journal collection covering medicine, nursing, rehabilitation sciences and dentistry.

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JOVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments)

UBC Library has access to five sections: Bioengineering, Biology, Immunology and Infection, Medicine, Neuroscience.

Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer-reviewed journal publishing laboratory protocols in a video format. UBC has access to sections: Bioengineering, Biology, Immunology & Infection, Medicine, Neuroscience.

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Law Reports (1865 - Present) [via ICLR (Incorporated Council of Law Reporting) Online]

Authoritative series of law reports in England and Wales and must always be cited in preference.

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Legal Scholarship Network (LSN)

Available to current Allard School of Law Faculty and Graduate Students only.


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Each journal issue contains abstracts of recent papers in a particular area of legal scholarship, & is delivered in the form of an e-mail message.

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Library & Information Science Source (LISS)

Subject coverage encompasses librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

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Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA)

LISA currently abstracts over 440 library and information science periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages.

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Library of Latin Texts

Includes over 3500 texts in two series, LLT-A and LLT-B.

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Literary Manuscripts: Victorian Manuscripts from the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of The New York Public Library

Literary manuscripts supplemented by rare printed material.

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LLMC (Law Library Microform Consortium) Digital

Growing collection of digital legal materials consisting of U.S. federal material relating to the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of government. Includes some Canadian materials.

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MarketResearch.com Academic

Market research reports for consumer products, demographics, food, beverage, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and more

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Mass Observation Online

One of the most important archives for the study of twentieth-century British social history.

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Max Planck Encyclopedias of International Law

Comprehensive analytical resource covering the entirety of public international law & international procedural law.

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MEDLINE (Ovid)

Premier biomedical database has over 27 million life sciences journal articles from ~6000 journals since1946. It closely matches the content of PubMed and supports editable structured searching with links to full text.

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MEDLINE (via EBSCOhost)

Premier international index to biomedical research covering nearly 6000 journals and indexing over 26 million citations from 1946 to present.

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Mental Measurements Yearbook (now includes Tests in Print)

Information and critical reviews (but not full text) of new and revised versions of more than 3,000 English-language standardized tests in education, personality, aptitude, neuropsychology, achievement and intelligence.

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Mergent Online

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US & International public company data with enhanced features that allow you to compare companies and export data into software applications such as Excel. Annual reports. Analysts reports.

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Middle English Compendium

The Middle English Compendium offers easy access to and interconnectivity among three major Middle English electronic resources.

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MLA International Bibliography (Modern Language Association)

The MLA International Bibliography is the core database for English language and literature.

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National Criminal Justice Reference Service

National Criminal Justice Reference Service, founded in 1972, is a U.S. Federal information clearinghouse on criminal justice, juvenile justice, and drug policy.

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New York Times Historical Newspaper

ALL THE NEWS THAT’S FIT TO PRINT - It may be known as “America’s newspaper” but for more than a century, The New York Times has commanded international readership.

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NFB Campus (National Film Board)

Provides access to online viewing of films produced by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB).

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Nielsen Datasets

These Nielsen datasets are available only to UBC tenured and tenure-track faculty, UBC PhD students and UBC postdoctoral researchers. The data is only for research purposes (eg. excludes use for teaching).

Access Instructions for Eligible Users:

1. Please read all Project Criteria, Use Requirements, and Papers & Publication Policies

2. To request for your personal unique code, please complete the online code request form through this link

3. After the administrator approves your request for a code, you will receive an email with your registration code and instructions to complete the process. The Kilts Center will review your project(s) and send you a final activation email along with steps for how to access the data.

Kimberly Fama is UBC's Nielsen administrator, and will approve code requests within two business days. If you have not received an update within two business days, Kimberly may be out of the office. In this case, please send an email to the David Lam Library and a library staff will get back to you within a reasonable timeframe.

Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to Nielsen once your account is approved may be stored on servers located outside of Canada.

The Nielsen Datasets at the Kilts Center for Marketing provides comprehensive marketing datasets to provide academic researchers new opportunities to explore the dynamics of purchasing behavior across the United States.

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Nineteenth Century British Pamphlets

Contains the most significant British pamphlets from the 19th century held in UK research libraries.

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Nineteenth Century Collections Online

Access is available to all residents within British Columbia via the "Points to the Past" Portal HERE.

Fully-searchable primary documents arranged in subject-specific archives. Encompasses a variety of disciplines from History to Literature to Women's studies to Science

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Nineteenth Century Index [C19]

This database provides integrated access to the twelve most important finding aids for books, periodicals, official publications, newspapers and archives for 19th century studies.

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North American Indian Drama

Full text scripts of over 250 plays by American and Canadian Indigenous playwrights, with brief information about authors, characters, theatrical companies, productions and cast. Searchable by scene.

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North American Indian Thought and Culture

American and Canadian primary source materials. Mainly textual materials from American libraries (books, articles, pamphlets, oral histories). Indexed for place, event and individuals. Also audio, video, images.

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North American Women's Drama

The collection covers contemporary drama, including the works of performance artists.

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North American Women's Letters and Diaries

North American Women's Letters and Diaries, colonial to 1950.

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O'Brien's Encyclopedia of Forms

Canadian model legal forms & precedents: with general format for agreements to be adapted as needed, standard clauses as well as alternative clauses, commentary providing context for forms & precedents, etc.

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O'Reilly for Higher Education

PLEASE READ...

Current Students, Staff & Faculty only have access.

Users must enter their UBC email address to gain access.

Students can sign up for a UBC email address via https://id.ubc.ca/

To create a permanent account, users must be on campus. Password will be emailed from O'Reilly.

Accounts created off campus expire after 72 hours.

PRIVACY NOTICE: UBC Library makes O’Reilly for Higher Education available for you for your convenience. Your use of this resource is voluntary. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose is stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use this resource, no personal information about you is collected by or for UBC. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide when using this resource. Please review the O’Reilly website before using this resource if you have any concerns.

O’Reilly for Higher Education includes tech and business content from more than 250 publishers, along with videos, case studies, learning paths and self-assessments.

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Online Education Database (OECD, UNESCO, EUROSTAT)

The UNESCO/OECD/EUROSTAT (UOE) Online Education Database provides internationally comparable data on key aspects of education systems.

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Open Information Portal (Government of Canada)

The Open Information portal provides digital information resources from Library and Archives Canada and the Government of Canada Publications collection. Includes an Expenditure Database and Quarterly Financial Reports.

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OpenDOAR Directory of Open Access Repositories

OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here.

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Oxford Constitutions of the World

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Contains regularly updated, fully-translated English-language versions of all of the world’s constitutions, accompanied by individual commentaries and supplementary materials.

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Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is a guide to the meaning, history, & pronunciation of 600,000 words from across the English-speaking world.

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Oxford Journals Online

Oxford Journals is a division of Oxford University Press, which is a department of Oxford University. Contains academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas,

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Oxford Music Online

No need to use the Oxford "Sign in" box for UBC Library access.

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Grove Music Online comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, edited by Stanley Sadie and John Tyrrell (London, 2001)

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Parker Library

An interactive, web-based workspace designed to support use and study of the manuscripts in the historic Parker Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.

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PEN (Practice Based Evidence in Nutrition)

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Evidence-based information on nutrition and dietetics produced by the Dietitians of Canada.

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Periodicals Archive Online

The international scholarly literature of the humanities and social sciences disciplines from 1802 to 1995.

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Philosopher's Index

The Philosopher's Index is a current and comprehensive bibliographic database covering scholarly research in all major fields of philosophy.

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Population Index

HB 881 P6 v.1 1935-1936 Koerner Reference. Other volumes in Koerner Stacks.

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PsycEXTRA

PsycEXTRA includes technical, annual and government reports, conference papers, newsletters, magazines, newspapers, consumer brochures and more. 70% full text. Produced by APA.

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PsychoEducational Research & Training Centre Test Library

Use of materials in the PRTC Test Library is restricted  to qualified UBC students and faculty.

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The PRCT Test Library contains standardized tests, assessment instruments, reference materials and other resources.

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PTSDpubs (formerly PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)

Index to current and retrospective journal articles, books and reports on post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health issues resulting from traumatic events.

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PubAg

PubAg is a portal to USDA-authored and other highly relevant agricultural research. It delivers over 40,000 full-text journal articles by USDA staff and citations to an additional 340,000 articles. Updated daily.

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PubMed (1946 - present)

Note: Alumni and non-UBC users will have restricted access to full-text articles from off-campus.

Premier database containing over 26 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. Freely available and includes MEDLINE. This link goes to the version with UBC elink.

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RefWorks and RefShare - Citation Management Software

Note: As of May 21, 2015, UBC RefWorks accounts and databases will be stored on servers located in the United States.

Click "Sign Up for a New Account" on the RefWorks login page the first time you use RefWorks.

Create, organize and manage citations and produce bibliographies automatically.

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Repère

Repère provides the most comprehensive source for journal articles in French

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RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) Online Catalogue

Formerly the Architectural Publications Index, the British Architectural Library is the largest and most comprehensive resource in the United Kingdom for research and information on all aspects of architecture.

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RIPM: Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals 1800-1950

RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals is an international, highly annotated database with detailed content analysis of writings on musical history and culture between 1800 and 1950.

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Routledge Performance Archive

User limit: 9 maximum

Streaming audio-visual material from past and present practitioners of performance.

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SAE Mobilus

Covers research about air, land, sea and space mobility as well as injury biomechanics, accident reconstruction and occupant protection and safety.

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SciFinder

First time user? Current UBC Students, Staff and Faculty must register here with their UBC email address in order to access. AND registration must be from a physical UBC computer station (not the wireless network). After you are registered, access is possible via UBCsecure wireless and via EZproxy.

Access to Chemical Abstracts 1907-present. Use For: chemistry and chemical engineering, biochemistry, biotechnology, electrochemistry, metallurgy and materials science and pharmacology.

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SimplyAnalytics

PRIVACY NOTICE: UBC Library makes the SimplyAnalytics service available for you for your convenience. Your use of SimplyAnatics is voluntary. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose when creating an account is stored on servers located in the United States. When you use this service, no personal information about you is collected by or for UBC. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide to Simply Analytics. Please review the SimplyAnalytics Privacy Statement on their website before using this service if you have any concerns.

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User limit: 5 maximum

Internet-based mapping application that enables users to develop interactive thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data.

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Slavery & anti-slavery: a transnational archive

Access is available to all residents within British Columbia via the "Points to the Past" Portal HERE.

Includes 5.4 million cross-searchable pages: 12,052 books, 170 serials, 71 manuscript collections, 377 US supreme court records and briefs, and 194 reference articles from scholarly encyclopedias.

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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice, 1490-2007

An important portal for slavery and abolition studies.

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Social Explorer

User limit: 5 maximum

Social Explorer is an online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information.

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Social Services Abstracts

Social Services Abstracts indexes current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas.

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SPIE Digital Library

Provides access to research on all topics of optics and photonics research published in SPIE journals and conference proceedings.

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Standard & Poor's ExecuComp

Restricted to current UBC graduate students, faculty and staff.

This database is accessible via the WRDS platform. In order to access it, you must first register with WRDS using a working UBC email address. If you don't have a UBC email address, visit UBC IT Services.

Compensation history and current compensation data for US directors and executives of companies within the S&P 1500

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Studies on Women & Gender Abstracts

Focusing on education, employment, women in the family and community, medicine/health, social policy, female culture, media treatment of women and much more. Both theoretical and empirical materials are abstracted.

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TAIR - The Arabidopsis Information Resource

The Arabidopsis Information Resource (TAIR) is a database of genetic, genomic, and molecular biology data for the model higher plant Arabidopsis thaliana.

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Tax Analysts (Tax Notes & Tax Notes International & Worldwide Tax Treaties)

Restricted to Allard School of Law at UBC faculty and students. Password registration required.

To see Content: once you log into Your Account, click the orange PUBLICATIONS button to see subscribed content.

To register for Your Account, please follow these steps:

  1. Connect to UBC.
  2. Go to www.taxnotes.com, and click SIGN IN at the top left.
  3. In the username field, please enter your University e-mail address (@ubc.ca, @alumni.ubc.ca or @allard.ubc.ca).  Click Next.
  4. On the next screen, please click on the blue “Register Here” link.
  5. You’ll be taken to a Profile page.  Enter your name and University e-mail address.
  6. Choose a password and enter it.
  7. When you’ve finished the Profile, click SAVE CHANGES.
  8. You’ll go to the Tax Notes webpage, where you can sign in with your username (your University e-mail address) and the password you chose.

A video on signing up is at https://www.taxnotes.com/user, in the blue box on the right (“Log in as an IP user.”)

Expert commentary, news, analysis and special reports on US federal, state and international tax issues, including primary source documents.

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Termium Plus

Government of Canada's terminology and linguistic database. French, English, Spanish dictionary.

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Thesaurus Linguae Graecae : TLG

NOTICE: To access the "Full Corpus", you must create a user account on the TLG site.

The Thesaurus Linguae Graecae has collected and digitized most literary texts written in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium in AD 145

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Trade Analyser Database

Restricted to current UBC students, faculty, and staff only

The Trade Analyser Database has detailed statistics on Canada's merchandise trade with other countries, 1988- . Use for: finding Canadian import and export data and world trade data.

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TSX-CFMRC

Data from the TSX Group (includes the Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Markets and TSX Datalinx). Contains historical stock prices and other corporate financial data for TSE and TSX-listed companies.

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U.S. Declassified Documents

Access is available to all residents within British Columbia via the "Points to the Past" Portal HERE.

Provides online access to more than 500,000 pages of previously classified US government documents.

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VITIS-VEA Viticulture and Enology Abstracts

VITIS-VEA is an international English-language literature database in the field of viticulture and enology.

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Vividata (formerly “Print Measurement Bureau”)

Current UBC Students, Staff & Faculty only.

Data on Canadian consumers, print readership, product usage and lifestyles.

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Vogue Archives

Contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, reproduced in high-resolution color page images.

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Wiley Online Library

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Wiley is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business with strengths in every major academic and professional field and partnerships with many of the world's leading societies.

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Wolters Kluwer CCH

User limit: 3 maximum

Canadian Tax Library Plan with Tax Window Library provides up-to-the-minute tax information and insight into the CRA’s approach to the law.

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Women in the National Archives

Documents from the Colonial Office and the Dominions Office relating to i) the status of native colonial women and ii) the debate over universal suffrage throughout the British empire.

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Women's Studies International

Contains content in the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education.

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World Shakespeare Bibliography

Provides annotated entries for important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, & other materials related to Shakespeare.

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WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)

Current UBC graduate students, faculty, librarians, staff, and undergraduate students working as research assistants who wish to use WRDS can request an account.  The requestor’s status as a current UBC graduate student,faculty or staff member must be verified before the account can be approved by WRDS.  Undergraduate students working as research assistants will also be confirmed with their faculty supervisor. Faculty can also request class accounts.

By submitting a request for an account, you consent to the process of verification and approval.

To request an account, please use a working UBC email address. If you don't have a UBC email address, please  visit UBC IT Services (https://id.ubc.ca/) to create an account.

Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to WRDS once your account is approved may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. 

 

WRDS is a Web platform hosting data from Standard & Poor's Compustat, CRSP, CSMAR, Execucomp, Global Insight, I/B/E/S, Option Metrics,Thomson Reuters Mutual Fund (s12) Holdings, and Institutional (13f) Holdings and more.

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This resource contains multiple collections. License permissions vary by collection. For license permissions specific to a collection, please consult the full display for the resource page. If you require assistance, please contact lib-license@lists.ubc.ca.

Zoological Record

Core database of articles and supplementary materials containing the world's zoological and animal science literature. Searchable on the Web of Science platform.

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Agricultural & Environmental Science Database (AESD)

AESD facilitates in-depth research and comprehensive literature reviews in agricultural and environmental science. It includes AGRICOLA, Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management, and Environmental Impact Statements.

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American Periodicals Series Online

Includes over 1500 American magazines and journals published between the colonial era the beginning of the 20th century.

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Canadian Business & Current Affairs (CBCA)

Includes journals, magazines, and newspapers published in Canada in the fields of business, current events, education and general reference.

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FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals

Indexes over 500,000 articles from more than 345 academic and popular film journals periodicals, dating from 1972 onward.

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Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

The main article index for Linguistics. Indexes journals, books, technical reports, papers, dissertations, and book reviews in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences.

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Music Periodicals Database

International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) is the ultimate resource for music periodicals available on the web. It provides indexing and abstracts for 445 international music periodicals from over 20 countries.

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National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database

Summaries of over 210,000 U.S. and international publications about criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse.

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PAIS Index

PAIS is an index to the literature of public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general.

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Sociology Collection

Abstracts, indexing and full-text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, and more, including full text from hundreds of leading sociology journals.

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Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Find literature in political science, international relations, law, and public administration and policy. About 2500 journal titles from around the world are monitored for coverage.

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