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  1. SFU Library's Art Images is a collection of online images documenting a broad range of art in support of teaching, learning, and research at SFU. Currently the collection is composed of over 2000 images with an emphasis on the history of Western Art.
  2. A repository of over one million digital images and related data.
  3. This collection consists of digitized materials concerning sex and race in Toronto between 1920 and 1970.
  4. A collection of 1,500 photographs depicting the contributions of immigrants and First Nations people to B.C.
  5. The Bill Reid Centre Collection is a collection of images that records the arts and architecture of the various First Nations of the Pacific Northwest.
  6. Birds of North America Online is a continually updated, comprehensive reference for life history information on over 700 different bird species
  7. A digitized collection of HIV/AIDS-related stamps, philatelic materials and ephemera collected by Canadian AIDS activist Blair Henshaw.
  8. A collection of digitized publications and ephemera of several B.C. fine/private presses.
  9. B.C. postcards that visually and vividly capture a wide array of places, people, events, industries, geographic landmarks, architectural highlights, modes of transportation – all associated with British Columbia.
  10. Manuscript material relating to activities and observations of individuals from the UK and US in China from 1793 to 1980.
  11. A collection of publications related to Chinese immigration to Canada in the late 19th and early 20th century.
  12. A collection of archival material and publications focusing on Japanese-Canadians in Canada between 1900 and 1939.
  13. A collection of textual material, images, and maps relating to the settlement of Scottish, English and Irish immigrants in 19th century Canada.
  14. The Digital National Security Archive contains a comprehensive set of declassified government documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945.
  15. A collection of print materials and images focusing on Doukhobor settlement in late 19th - early 20th century Canada.
  16. A collection of digitized images, print materials, and ephemera relating to the settlement of the Doukhobors in Canada, primarily in the late 19th and early 20th century.
  17. A collection of documents and images focusing on German settlement in Canada, particularly in the province of Alberta.
  18. Material relevant to the study of global history and trade.
  19. Online tutorials covering design, drawing, painting, modeling, texturing, rigging, effects, and animation

    NOT licensed for public performance.

  20. Photographs from Harrison Brown, a freelance journalist who wrote for several newspapers between the World Wars.
  21. Online print material and images delineating the handover of Hong Kong's sovereignty in 1997.
  22. A database with extensive monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals and photographs about Indigenous populations in North America.
  23. A collection of archival images dating from 1950 to 1975 celebrating the contributions of Italian women immigrants to Canadian history and culture.
  24. A comprehensive portal for understanding the Komagata Maru incident of 1914 and its impact today through a variety of materials including government documents, books, journal articles, oral histories, private archives, artistic endeavours, and interviews.
  25. Selections from first and rare editions of 18th and 19th century English Lake District travel and landscape books.
  26. Posters and handbills created largely by the Atelier Populaire.
  27. The papers of the Mass Observations organisation. It offers an unparalled insight into everyday British life in the 1930s and 1940s
  28. An extensive collection of manuscript materials for the study of medieval travel writing in fact and in fantasy.
  29. Papers of Edward Sylvester Morse documenting life in 19th century Japan before it was transformed by Western modernization.
  30. Access to archived websites in earlier, contemporaneous software environments.
  31. The Pacific Socialist Education Association’s Pacific Tribune photograph collection comprises over 40,000 35-mm images taken for the weekly Vancouver labour newspaper Pacific Tribune. The images cover a twenty-year period, from 1972 to 1992, one of the most active periods in British Columbia’s labour history.
  32. A collection of nearly 6,000 postcards collected by Philip Francis that visually and vividly capture a wide array of places, people, events, industries, geographic and architectural landmarks, modes of transportation – all associated with British Columbia.
  33. Access to nearly 200 million pages of digitized historical content.
    Free for residents located in British Columbia and the Yukon, Canada. SFU Authorized Users may access the same Gale Digital Collections from anywhere with a valid SFU ID and password.
  34. Interactive 3D Animated Human Anatomy Modules for Clinical Practice, Research, and Teaching. 75 simulataneous users shared with eHLbc participating libraries.
  35. The ArtBase is Rhizome's archive of digital art, freely accessible to the public online.
  36. This digital collection consists of more than 800 colour slides and black-and-white prints, with corresponding photography logbook, created by Richard (Dick) Harwood Chambers (1922-1999), and donated by his niece and nephew, Barbara and Jim Diggins.
  37. Access to rare and priceless literary sources for scholars and students studying the Romantic period.
  38. Cartoons published in Canadian newspapers.
  39. A web-based mapping application that enables users to create thematic maps and reports using Canadian demographic, business, and consumer data.
  40. Original manuscript and rare printed material on trans-Atlantic slavery and abolition.
  41. A scholarly, primary source database focusing on adult comic books and graphic novels.
  42. A collection of materials, including posters, images, periodicals and ephemera, documenting the punk movement in Vancouver.
  43. An essential resource for the study of popular entertainment in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
  44. A collection of digitized images and video featuring the culturally and historically-significant wayang kulit shadow puppets of Indonesia.
  45. A new online companion to Atlas of Global Development, third edition.
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