Contains indexing and abstracts from important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.
Full text for nearly 1,000 business publications. Contains expanded PDF backfiles for more than 150 titles back to 1985 or the first issue published for that journal. Ebsco.
Canadas largest and most comprehensive bibliographic full text reference and current events database. Combines content from Reference, Current Events, Business, and Education subsets. ProQuest database, through LHCADL.
Indexes newswire services, local newspapers, and regional business journals. Full text for more than 75 North American regional business publications. Ebsco.
Provides access to hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 200 videos. Credo.
Provides updated encyclopedia content from Encyclopedia Britannica, as well as extensive biographies and media content.
Provides definitions, synonyms, grammar, and other word-related help.
Provides access to entries from 139 reference books.
Provides general and academic encyclopedia content, timelines, videos, and images.
Includes eBooks available from the provider Ebsco.
Canadian eBook content covering topics such as Canadian history, native culture, politics, and current events from Canadian publishers and authors. Ebsco.
eBooks and public documents from Canadian scholarly and independent publishers.
Designed for nursing or allied health programs. Over 300 titles that focus on the needs of nursing professionals, including clinical guides, evidence-based practice manuals, practical handbooks, and professional growth titles. Ebsco.
Provides full-text access to a collection of nursing eBooks. OVID.
Includes eBooks available in the "College Complete Collection" from the provider ProQuest.
eBooks collection containing over 4,600 titles. Content includes reference works, academic books, professional development titles in the Social Sciences. Sage.
Provides full text education journals covering all areas of education, including early childhood, higher education, educational specialties, health education, etc. Ebsco.
Contains full-text, digests, references, citations and abstracts on educational and education-related journals. Ebsco.
Video streaming content that has been produced in Canada and has been selected for college and university use.
Criterion-on-Demand provides full length streamed access to educationally relevant feature films. For educational use.
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Curio.ca is CBC's subscription video streaming service with features from many CBC television programs. Instructors set up your own account.
Academic and technical video streaming resources including nursing, sociology, business, trades, and other subjects.
Documentaries and feature films.
Use this link to access NFBCampus on the NLC network. NFBCampus includes films not freely available from the NFB.ca website.
Provides full text for nearly 4,500 scholarly publications, including more than 3,500 peer-reviewed journals. Spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating 1975 to present. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.
Provides full text for nearly 4,500 scholarly publications, including more than 3,500 peer-reviewed journals. Spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating 1975 to present. Ebsco.
A selection of databases available to institutional members of The Alberta Library. This link simultaneously searches numerous broad subjects.
Combines the ATLA (American Theological Library Association) Religion Database with ATLA's online full-text collection of major religion and theology journals. Full text for articles and reviews from more than 230 journals selected by leading religious scholars. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.
Offers full text access to nearly 300 newspapers from Canadian publishers. ProQuest.
Full-text database designed to provide resources that present multiple sides of a current issue. Each topic includes an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument) and Critical Thinking Guide. Ebsco.
Combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. Ebsco.
Information on financial help, subsidies, grants, loans, joint ventures, or any funding program offered by Canadian federal and provincial governments, associations and foundations.
Includes 400 Canadian and some US journals, magazines, and newspapers of which 160 are full text. Content includes arts, humanities, social sciences, science, and technology. Gale/Cengage.
Library search tool that aggregates most NLC database subscriptions, local holdings, and some open access material for one-stop searching. This search is included on the home page search on the Library website. Ebsco.
Curricular use subscription to the Edmonton Journal. Login information can be found in the NLC Library Moodle.
Flipster is a collection of digital popular magazines from many subject areas. Read the publications directly from your computer or mobile device. Ebsco.
Imagine Canada's Grant Connect service allows organizations looking for funding to match with 10,000 Canadian funders, 550 corporate grantors, 300 government grantors, 120 America-to-Canada grantors and 200 other opportunities. Limited licenses are available. Contact the Library Director for access.
A range of opinion poll and survey results conducted by Ipsos Canada related to national and provincial politics, real estate buying habits, Canadian heritage, and other topics.
Provides access to six archival databases: Arts & Sciences Archive Collection IV, and Health and General Sciences Archive Collection. JSTOR.
Content from digitized collections of material about Alberta - its cultural heritage, history, documents, and artifacts online. Your NLC Library also subscribes to the academic databases listed by title. LHCADL.
Multidisciplinary database with full text information on a broad range of subject areas. Also includes biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection of photos, maps, and flags. Ebsco.
Publication Finder allows users to search for articles in Northern Lakes College's databases collections from a citation, or to find and browse a specific journal by title. Publication Finder is also available on the home page of the library website.
Statista provides statistics, reports, forecasts, studies and infographics from 18,000 world-wide sources on a broad range of social, economic, political, and other topics. Data can be downloaded as graphics, spreadsheets, PDF documents, or Power Point slides.
Primary sources Including books, serials, pamphlets, and essays from leading collections.Tracks the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. Gale/Cengage.
Offers scholarly analysis and full-text periodicals, reference work, videos, images, and primary documents covering multicultural, global, and research based content. Gale/Cengage database, through LHCADL.
Covers all aspects of native North American culture, history and life from the sixteenth century to the present. The database is a tool for anthropologists, educators, historians, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, and policy makers. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.
Primary sources from both American and Canadian institutions, as well as direct-from-source from newspapers from various tribes and Indian-related organizations. The collection also features indigenous-language materials, including dictionaries, bibles, and primers. Gale/Cengage.
Electronic resources focusing primarily on indigenous Canadian materials with a secondary focus on North American and global materials.. Contains open source and NLC licensed resources. iPortal results are not included in Discovery searches. This resource must be searched directly.
Animated curricular material for students and lesson plans, tutorials and resources for instructors. Password required. Ask the library.
Skills and interest inventories, education and training information. Users may create an account to save their activities. If you are using Career Cruising for the first time and are off campus, you will require an ID and PIN (ask a counselor or the Library.) Once you are "in", create your own account in Career Cruising to use the resources.
Alberta K-12: For use only for NLC Academic Upgrading courses. Password required. Ask the library. Trades and apprenticeship programs: For use only for NLC trades students. Password required. Ask a trades instructor.
Curricular resources for NLC K-12 students and Academic Upgrading teachers. Password required for some content. Ask the library.
Current events resources for NLC Academic Upgrading teachers. If you wish to be included, please contact Michelle Laderoute in Academic Upgrading.
Online courses on technolgy and software. Limited licenses available. Contact the library for access.
Supplementary curricular resources for NLC Academic Upgrading students and teachers from Learn Alberta. Password required for some content. Ask the library.
For Alberta licensed teachers. Set up your own account using your Alberta teaching certificate number. Provincially authorized supplementary K-12 resources and downloadable material.
Monographs, biographies, essays and literary criticism from ECW (Essays on Canadian Writing) Press. Ebsco.
Provides full-text of scholarly journals and literary magazines. Critical essays, topic overviews, biographies, across all literary genres, eras, and geographic locations. Gale/Cengage database, through LHCADL.
Provides general reference data, full text periodicals, criticism, primary source material and annoteated works specific to the study of William Shakespeare. Gale/Cengage database, through LHCADL.
Alt (alternative) health information and materials for the evolving practice of holistic medicine and therapies, with in-depth coverage in many subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. Ebsco.
Full text for more than 275 books/monographs with full-text coverage dating back to 1937, including evidence-based care sheets. A research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health study. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.
For NLC nursing and allied health students and staff only. Contains CPS (Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties) drugs, conditions, resources, and advisories. Issued by the Canadian Pharmacists Association. Two simultaneous logins allowed. Password required. Ask a nursing instructor, Allied Health instructor, or the library.
Provides comprehensive coverage related to medical, statistical, health, and related information. Gale/Cengage.
Provides full-text and images from nursing, allied health, and medical journals, consumer health magazines, and other sources. Gale/Cengage.
Provides consumer health magazines, pamphlets, reference books and clinical systems reference reports. Also includes a medical dictionary. Some peer-reviewed content. Ebsco.
Medical information suitable for student research, and general use, including for patients and caregivers.
Citations, abstracts, and full-text for biomedical and health journals covering a wide range of subjects. Ebsco.
Provides full-text articles from seven current nursing publications. OVID.
Provides primary resources, videos, animations and other material covering all science disciplines, including medicine, earth science, agriculture and forestry, biology, chemistry, physics, and others. Mobile access available. McGraw Hill.
Provides articles in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution, and more. Ebsco.
Contains articles from science encyclopedias, reference books, journals, and other sources. Includes image search. Ebsco.
Primary source material related to social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. Gale/Cengage.
Provides comprehensive research articles covering the broad spectrum of sociology study. Ebsco database, through LHCADL.