CHAT LRC DATABASES

These databases can accessed directly in the library and remotely with a library subscription password (ask your librarian)

GENERAL STUDIES

  • Academic Search Complete - New multidisciplinary database with full-text content for more than 4,650 publications in the arts,
    social sciences, humanities and sciences

  • Biography In Context - delivers outstanding research support with 600,000+ biographical entries — on more than 528,000 individuals — spanning history and geography. 

  • Canada in Context - Created especially for researchers and educators studying Canada, its people and its history. content types like audio, video, interactive maps, image maps and global news

  • Canadian Points of ViewArticles describing Social issues in Canada. Essays on controversial issues from a Canadian perspective.

  • Canadian Newsstream (formerly Newstand) - Articles from major Canadian newspapers. Ask librarians for login and password

  • Human Anatomy - Gale Interactive - Search content for reference articles . plus zoom, rotate ,explore and 3D models

  • Litfinder -  includes approximately 140,000 full-text poems, 800,000 poem citations and excerpts, 7,100 full-text short stories and novels, 3,800 full-text essays, 2,000 full-text speeches and 1,700 full-text plays. It also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs and a glossary.

  • Macleans Archive - Canada's national current affairs magazine. Covers all news articles from 1905 to present. New content is continually added as new issues are published.

  • Science- Gale Interactive - Search content for reference articles . plus zoom, rotate ,explore and 3D models

JEWISH STUDIES

  • Academic Search Complete - New multidisciplinary database with full-text content for more than 4,650 publications in the arts,
    social sciences, humanities and sciences

  • BAS Library (Biblical Archaeology Society) - Bringing the Ancient World to Life

  • Index to Jewish Periodicals - A comprehensive guide to English-language articles, book reviews, and feature stories in more than 160 journals devoted to Jewish affairs. Journal coverage dates back as far as 1988 (Full text available in advanced search).

  • Jewish Educational Leadership - A professional journal for Jewish educators published by The Lookstein Center. It was designed to increase the exposure of Jewish educators to general research and advances in education and focus on the applicability of these findings to the world of Jewish education.
  • Jewish Studies Source - Contains over 400 full-text titles. Sources comprising the collection include full-text for leading academic journals within the discipline, monographs, related articles from major periodicals and newspapers, and over 1600 biographies of leading historical and contemporary Jews. In addition, Jewish Studies Source contains the entire Jewish Telegraphic Agency database from 1922 to present.

  • Journal of Halacha and Contemporary Society - INDEX ONLY - Copies of the Journal in the Library.

  • Hakirah - The Flatbush Journal of Jewish Law and Thought.

  • Tradition Magazine Online - A journal or orthodox Jewish thought- ask librarian for login and password.


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