This page contains links to both subscribed resources available through the Archibald Library and recommended free resources.


Academic Search Complete
Academic Search Complete is the world's most comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database. It contains a wide range of journal articles and other literature across virtually all academic disciplines.

E-books on EbscoHost (formerly NetLibrary)
This collection contains over 150,000 full-length e-books in virtually every academic discipline. The database allows for searching within the text of the books as well as title and subject searching.

See also

CBCA Education
CBCA provides several databases with Canadian content. The education database indexes 195 periodicals, with many available in full text.

Expanded Academic ASAP
Expanded Academic is a multi-disciplinary database of journal articles, with over 2,000 journals not represented in other library databases.

Recommended Internet Sources

Google Books
Access part or all of hundreds of thousands of books from university library collections. Google books can also be a great way to search inside books held in the Archibald Library's print collection.

Google Scholar
Access scholarly literature in various forms including journal articles and conference papers.
Also track citations of specific works.

Physical & Health Education (journal)
Empirical, theoretical, and methodological research, and position papers, as well as reviews and critical essays by Canadian and International authors.

The most satisfying experience has been interacting with the faculty members, many of which have encouraged and poured into me, and been willing to help me with difficult course work.
From the National Survey of Student Engagement 2015 (College)