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  1. A collection of eBooks from ABC-CLIO covering a range of disciplines.
  2. A growing collection of open access textbooks covering the top 40 highest-enrolled subject areas of higher education in British Columbia.
  3. E-books, handbooks, reviews, and research volumes in biology, bioinformatics, and biotechnology.
  4. Business e-books designed to act as course readings and reference materials.
  5. Historical reference resources in the humanities and social sciences, with a concentration on political and cultural history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, music and the arts.
  6. Canadian health and public policy documents, and Canadian e-books. Includes three major components: Canadian Health Research, Canadian Public Policy documents, and fiction and non-fiction e-books from Canadian publishers.
  7. Books on the Middle East and North Africa from the William and Gretchen Cleveland Arabic Collection.
  8. Complete collection of scholarly monographs published in the areas of molecular, cell, and developmental biology, genetics, evolutionary biology, neuroscience, cancer biology, and molecular pathology, from 1970 to 2009.
  9. E-books cover topics related to biomedical and life sciences.
  10. Biographies of performers, directors, writers, producers, choreographers, composers, dancers, designers, technicians, critics and others active in Canadian, British and American film, theatre and television industries.
  11. Contains over 8000 e-books from Canadian publishers, including both scholarly and non-scholarly presses.
  12. Academic peer-reviewed books, the Directory of Open Access Books is a service of the OAPEN Foundation. The OAPEN Foundation is an international initiative dedicated to Open Access monograph publishing, based at the National Library in The Hague. Terms of Use or Conditions of Use are available for each e-book at the publisher's website.
  13. Previous editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).
  14. Ebooks spanning a wide variety of disciplines from a range of academic, scholarly publishers.
  15. Ebooks spanning a wide variety of disciplines from a range of academic, scholarly publishers on the popular EBSCOhost platform.
  16. E-books that focus on the needs of nursing professionals, including clinical guides, evidence-based practice manuals, practical handbooks and professional growth titles.
  17. E-books, reviews, and research volumes in the Environmental Sciences from CRC Press. Subjects include environmental protection, remediation, green and sustainable practices, biofuels, and renewable energy.
  18. Handbooks, reviews, and research volumes on all aspects of human productivity and comfort.
  19. Ebooks on forensic science, law enforcement, and criminal justice.
  20. Search Gale Directories purchased by SFU Library: Encyclopedia of Associations, Market Share Reporter and Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media.
  21. Directory of Canadian, American, and international print and broadcast media, including newspapers, magazine and journal publishers, radio and television stations, and cable companies. In addition to general contact and descriptive information, some listings include advertising, circulation, and subscription rates.
  22. Encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionaries, almanacs, and manuals in many subject areas.
  23. Open access e-books from the American Historical Association and Columbia University Press.
  24. Access to Harvard University Press e-books.
  25. Access to IEEE Wiley and MIT Press E-books on the IEEE Xplore platform.
  26. Online access to e-books published by IGI published from 2000 to 2012.
  27. Directory entries provide information on leading companies in particular industries, including founders, expansions and losses, NAICS codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, principal divisions, and principal competitors.
  28. Full-text access to academic and popular commentary published in broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopaedias, books, and periodicals from 1400 - present.
  29. Presents comparative business statistics. Each entry features data and market description; a list of producers/products along with their market share; and cites original sources.
  30. E-books in Materials Science from CRC Press.
  31. Full-text searchable database collection of handbooks, textbooks and manuals from CRC Press.
  32. Handbooks on nanoscience and nanotechnology published by CRC Press.
  33. Full text ebooks and ejournals from the publisher Canadian Science Publishing. Subject matter focuses on science and engineering and especially on the applied sciences. Contains journals and books from a variety of Canadian associations including the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada's Research Press.
  34. The OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks) Library contains freely accessible peer-reviewed academic books mainly in the areas of the humanities and social sciences.
  35. Links to freely available books and periodicals on the web.
  36. A growing collection of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks. A joint collaboration between BC Campus and the University of Minnesota.
  37. Full-text versions of reference books published by Oxford Reference. These dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and other resources cover many different areas, are excellent starting places for learning about new topics, and are useful for finding out about key academic sources for a particular subject.
  38. Full text access to only Shakespeares works, Renaissance Drama, and Romantic Poetry.
  39. Full-text of thousands of academic books published by Oxford University Press plus links to records for books from other publishers. Covers subjects across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
  40. Full-text of the works and correspondences by important figures in the humanities, social sciences, political science, theology, and literature. In the original language and English translations.
  41. Physics e-books published by CRC Press. Contains titles from astrophysics to quantum physics, materials science to optoelectronics.
  42. E-book almanacs that present trends, technologies, companies, analysis, and forecasts for a variety of industries.
  43. ebooks from university presses and scholarly publishers who are members of the UPCC (University Press Content Consortium) available from the Project Muse platform from Johns Hopkins University Press. Note that SFU end users have access to a sub-set of content.
  44. Scholarly and classic psychology ebooks and reference material (handbooks, encyclopedia articles).
  45. Leased, rotating collection of technology, digital media, and business books; educational videos included as well. Both trade (eg, O'Reilly) and academic publishers (CRC, Wiley) in collection. Requires separate login.
  46. Access and search ebooks and reference sources published by Sage.
  47. Search or browse a wide variety of sources on research methods, including ebooks, articles, reference sources, and videos. Also includes research tools and instructional content.
  48. Online access to Salem Press reference books in the Library's collection.
  49. Ebooks from Canadian publishers provided by the Association of Canadian University Presses/Association des Presses Universitaires Canadiennes.
  50. Thematic yearly issues collecting the best international scholarship in English about Shakespeare studies and production from 1948 - present.
  51. Research library practices and policies, from the Association of Research Libraries.
  52. Access to e-books from SPIE.
  53. A medium for the publication of new developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching. Includes subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI). Materials indexed: Conference proceedings, edited multiauthor volumes, monographs, Festschrifts, and some theses,
  54. Reports new developments in the fields of control and information sciences. Includes preliminary drafts of monographs and advanced textbooks, lectures, research reports, and conference papers.
  55. E-books, reports and journal issues focused on sustainability, CSR, corporate governance, ethics, environmental policy and management.
  56. 50- to 100-page electronic books that synthesize an important research or development topic, authored by a prominent contributor to the field. These "lectures" provide more synthesis, analysis, and depth than typical research journal articles. Ideal entry points to new areas for researchers, advanced developers, and students.
  57. Ebooks published by Taylor and Francis.
  58. Ebooks on Canadian laws and regulations, including the annotated Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and information on regulations related to estates, taxes, professions and liability, landlord and tenancy, telecommunications, and endangered species.
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