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  1. French language periodicals in the social sciences and humanities, including literature.

    Revues de sciences humaines et sociales en texte intégral.

  2. Indexes French language social science and science journals published in France.
  3. Indexes French language journals published in Quebec and in France.
  4. NOTE: For use by current SFU faculty, staff and registered students only.
    French literature, non-fiction and technical writing.
  5. Un dictionnaire du français standard en usage au Québec.

    Québécois Dictionary.

    Restricted to current students, faculty and staff. Users must create a personal account on the Usito website to access this resource.

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  1. Factiva provides a wide range of information from newspapers, newswires, industry publications, websites, and company reports. The global range of publications provides both local insight and international perspective on business issues and current events especially with regard to current information on companies, industries, and financial markets.
  2. Created by La Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Gallica is a large digital library of documents in the French language, which offers over a million documents, such as books, manuscripts, maps, images, periodicals, music, scores and sound recordings. You can find a large number of full-text documents, ranging from newspapers, such as Le Figaro from 1854 and Le Petit Parisien, to the manuscripts of letters of Alexandre Dumas, to nautical charts on parchment, to images of old Paris.
  3. International news coverage, business news, legal cases and law reports from early 1970's to present. Content is strongly American with significant coverage of Canadian and international topics.
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