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  1. Major index for Women's Studies research with feminist perspectives. Contains scholarly articles.
  2. Theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
  3. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.

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  1. AgeLine is an online index to articles from journals and magazines, books, research reports, and videos related to issues of aging and life at 50+.
  2. Canadian & United States history
  3. Canada's reference and current events - scholarly journal articles, trade publications, dissertations, books, newspapers and magazines.
  4. Indexing & abstracts for over 550 journals in the fields of communication, mass media studies, linguistics and film including full text for over 400 journals.
  5. By Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (U.K). Includes research & policy documents on ageing, population, climate change, corporate social responsibility, debt relief, food security, gender, globalization, health and more.
  6. Search specifically for scholarly literature.
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  7. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  8. identifies the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects. Online index to bibliographies in Cinema, Classics, Communication, Criminology, Ecology,Linguistics, Literary Theory, Philosophy, Political science, Public Health, Renaissance & Reformation, Victorian Literature, etc. with a bibliographical essay on sources.
  9. Humanities and social science ebooks and journals.
  10. This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  11. A searchable database of select Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) records.
  12. Access to research methods online from books and numerous reference sources.
  13. Streaming videos on tutorials, interviews, video case studies, and mini-documentaries covering the entire research process. Also includes areas such as writing a research proposal, planning and designing a research project and securing ethical approval. Practical skills such as project management, writing for publication, presenting work, and building networks are also presented in explanatory videos.
  14. This full-text resource provides access to a wide assortment of the most important English-language social science journals.
  15. Online access to data and reports from Statistics Canada.
  16. Search across a number of evidence-based specialist sources.
  17. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research. A citation index contains the references cited by the authors of the publications covered by the index. You can use these references to do a cited reference search. This type of search enables you to find works that cite a previously published work.
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