The Geoffrey R. Weller Library has negotiated access to the following licensed electronic resources for our valued alumni. 

  • Akadémiai Kiadó
    Akadémiai Kiadó publishes peer-reviewed journals in science, technology, and math.
  • American Physical Society
    The American Physical Society publishes journals and meeting bulletins covering many physics specialties.
  • Annual reviews
    Annual Reviews publish authoritative, analytic reviews in 34 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences.
  • Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography
    For more than 50 years, ASLO has been a leading professional organization for researchers and educators in the field of aquatic science, working to provide for their needs at all phases of professional development. ASLO is best known for its highly rated research journals, its interdisciplinary meetings and its special symposia.
  • Birds of North America online
    Birds of North America Online provides comprehensive information for each of the over 700 species of birds that breed in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada. Details for each species include distribution, behaviour, population, migration, sounds, appearance, and more; this resource also contains audio, video, and photographs.
  • Brill online journals
    Brill is an international publisher specializing in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.
  • Cambridge journals online
    Cambridge Press currently publishes over 220 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas.
  • Cambridge University Press e-books
    Cambridge University Press (CUP) publishes the 2,431 e-book titles of finest academic and educational writing from around the world.
  • Canadian historical review archive
    Canadian Historical Review is a peer-reviewed journal that examines various aspects of Canada's history through a broad and multicultural perspective.
  • Canadiana discovery portal
    The Canadiana Discovery Portal provides navigation and resource discovery system to find digital collections from libraries, archives, galleries, museums, historical societies in a wide range of formats: sound files, video, maps, artifacts, photographs, paintings, diaries, posters, books, and public records.
  • Chicago manual of style
    The online edition of the Chicago Manual of Style is fully searchable and includes access to both the 15th and 16th editions, as well as a citation quick guide, answers to frequently asked questions, and other tools.
  • China: trade, politics and culture, 1793-1980
    The database provides Chinese history during the two centuries of monumental social and political upheaval that ultimately recreated China into a modern power relating to China and the West between 1793 and 1980.
  • Company of Biologists
    The Company of Biologists publishes peer-reviewed journals focused on all areas of biology.
  • Defining Gender, 1450-1910
    The documents reflect changing notions of masculinity and femininity and the social climate in which they developed, particularly in Great Britain, with an emphasis on social conduct and etiquette, marriage and family life, consumption and leisure activities, and philosophy and practice of education.
  • Dictator in the dock
    Dictator in the dock is a series of 23 short films documenting the 2013 trial of Guatemalan dictator Efraín Ríos Montt. The retired general was charged with genocide and crimes against humanity committed during his presidency in 1982/1983.
  • Early Canadiana Online
    Full text online collection of more than 68,000 journals, books and pamphlets documenting Canadian history from the first European contact to the late 19th century. The collection is particularly strong in literature, women’s history, native studies, travel and exploration, and the history of French Canada.
  • Early encounters in North America
    Early Encounters in North America contains 1,482 authors and over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters.
  • E-Duke Books Scholarly Collection
    The collection provides online access to scholarly books published by Duke University Press in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • Edinburgh University Press
    Edinburgh University publishes titles with a focus on English and history.
  • EDP Sciences
    EDP Sciences publishes a collection of scientific journals. The publisher has opened up the backfiles for some journals - additional access outside of our subscribed dates may be available.
  • eHRAF world cultures
    The eHRAF World Cultures is a full-text, fully-indexed cultural database. It focuses mainly on pre-industrial cultures from around the world, and on North American immigrant groups.
  • Eighteenth Century Journals I
    Eighteenth Century Journals I is drawn from the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford. It brings together 76 rare journals printed between 1693 and 1799. The collection combines well-known publications with more minor works, offering users a wide-ranging view of eighteenth century publishing culture.
  • Eighteenth Century Journals II
    Eighteenth Century Journals II from the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin is a critical resource for the study of all aspects of the eighteenth century.
  • Empire online
    Empire Online is a powerful and interactive digital resource which spans five centuries: from a translation of Columbus’s 1492 voyage to 21st Century works on Imperialism. It includes thousands of images of unique source material such as maps, manuscripts, pamphlets, paintings, drawings and rare books.
  • Encyclopedia of climate and weather
    The Encyclopedia of climate and weather covers the current understanding of weather forces and patterns, the historical ideas regarding atmospheric sciences, and brief biographies of important people in the field.
  • English historical documents
    English Historical Documents is a collection of texts regarding the political, social, religious, and economic history of Britain.
  • Ethnographic video online (Alexander Street anthropology)
    Ethnographic video online is a collection of almost 700 films totalling over 450 hours of video studying the culture and behavior of humans all over the world.
  • Frontier life
    "Frontier Life captures the experiences of people living on the edge of European settlement across the frontiers of North America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand. Through a huge array of digitised primary source materials, it documents the relationships and interaction between new arrivals and indigenous peoples, and the results of these encounters: the creation of new states and trade networks, internal migration, and the marginalisation and decline of indigenous peoples."
  • Granito : how to nail a dictator
    "Granito: How to Nail a Dictator is a story of destinies joined by Guatemala's past, and how a documentary film intertwined with a nation's turbulent history emerges as an active player in the present."
  • Guilford Press
    Guilford Press is an international publisher with a strong focus on psychology.
  • Héritage
    The Héritage project is a multi-year project that will digitize some of Library and Archives Canada's most popular archival collections, made up of documents from the 1600s to the mid-1900s.  These documents include: papers and correspondence from prominent Canadians; files relating to Canada's aboriginal peoples; early documents from core government departments; military records; and more.
  • InteLex past masters
    The InteLex Past Masters provide full text databases in the humanities in original languages and translations which include philosophy, English letters, women writers, religious studies, political thought & theory, and Germanic studies.
  • Indigenous collection
    The Indigenous Collection includes journals, books, reports, and conference papers regarding indigenous peoples of Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, North America and The Pacific.
  • International historical statistics
    International Historical Statistics includes socio-economic data from not only the Americas and Europe, but also Africa, Asia and Oceania.
  • IOS Press
    IOS Press is a publisher of science, medicine, and computer science journals.
  • John Benjamins e-Platform
    John Benjamins publishes journals that focus on linguistics, translation and interpreting, and communication.
  • Johns Hopkins guide to literary theory and criticism
    The Johns Hopkins guide to literary theory and criticism includes almost 300 alphabetically arranged entries and subentries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
  • Liverpool University Press
    Liverpool University Press specializes in the humanities and social sciences.
  • Mass observation online
    Mass Observation Online provides integrated access to 115,000 digital images from the Mass Observation Archive (MOA) at the University of Sussex. In addition, it also offers the full listings of Adam Matthew Publications’ existing MOA microfilm collections. The range of topics covered is immense, including British social history, popular culture, consumerism, branding and fashion, sex, marriage, and the family, as well as attitudes to war, politics and America, Russian and Europe.
  • Medieval travel writing
    The original multiple manuscript sources contain the journeys of famous travelers from Prester John and Marco Polo to Sir John Mandeville and John Capgrave. These sources talk about the attitudes and preconceptions of people across Europe in the medieval period, shedding light on issues of race, economics, trade, militarism, politics, literature and science.
  • National Film Board
    Access a vast collection of National Film Board videos, including dozens of interactive works.
  • North American Indian thought and culture
    North American Indian Thought and Culture contains over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories.
  • NRC Research Press
    The National Research Council (NRC) Canada Research Press publishes scholarly journals as part of the Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information. It also provides information about publications, as well as customer and publishing services.
  • OECD iLibrary
    OECD iLibrary is the gateway to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) books, papers, and statistics. The FactBook, Working Papers, and Key Tables are accessible by any user, and our subscription provides access to health statistics and information.
  • Oxford English dictionary
    “The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources. “
  • Oxford handbooks online
    Containing specially commissioned essays with extensive referencing to further reading, the handbooks offer both thorough introductions to topics in the discipline, and a useful reference resource for scholars, advanced students, and practitioners.
  • Oxford University Press e-books
    Oxford University Press (OUP) provides a collection of 5,038 digitized e-book titles in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.
  • Project Muse: scholarly journals online
    Provides access to journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press. Disciplines covered are humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. A brief bibliographic description of each title is given.
  • Sage deep backfile
    The SAGE Deep Backfile Package provides access to 431 SAGE journals in the fields of business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine with content back to the first issue of each journal.
  • Sage knowledge
    Select authoritative titles regarding business and psychology from the Sage Knowledge collection.
  • Sage premier
    The SAGE Premier package includes leading international peer-reviewed titles, including high-impact research journals published on behalf of over 245 scholarly and professional societies. The journals cover a wide range of subject areas, including business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine.
  • Slavery abolition and social justice, 1490-2007
    This resource is designed as an important portal for slavery and abolition studies, bringing together documents and collections covering an extensive time period 1490-2007, from libraries and archives across the Atlantic world. It offers high quality greyscale images of many thousands of original manuscripts, pamphlets, books, paintings, maps and images not available elsewhere. Some illustrative content is provided in full colour.
  • Taylor and Francis e-books
    Taylor and Francis Group (T&F) publishes around 1,800 new electronic books each year, with a books backlist in excess of 20,000 specialist titles.
  • Theatre in video
    Theatre in Video contains performances of the world's leading plays, film documentaries on the subject of theater, and interviews with directors, designers, writers, and actors in streaming video.
  • Whiting & Birch
    Whiting & Birch is a small publisher of social work journals.


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