eLibrary - eResearch

This list of eResources has been selected to assist with your research needs. Please use any of the criteria to the right to further narrow your search. For more information click “Ask a Librarian” on this page.

Canada411

Provides listings on people and businesses, including postal codes. Also offers a reverse look-up, so that users can search by phone number or address.

Canadian Consumer Information Gateway

The Gateway contributes to a dynamic and competitive economy in Canada by empowering consumers and helping to ensure a fair marketplace where all businesses respect consumer protection laws.

Canadian Council of Better Business Bureaus

The BBB is a not-for-profit, public service organization financed by the private business sector with local Bureaus serving communities and marketplaces across Canada.

Canadian Encyclopedia Online

The most comprehensive and authoritative source of information on all things Canadian. Includes the Encyclopedia of Music in Canada.

Canadian Newsstand (Major Dailies and Pacific Papers)

ProQuest offers full-text access to articles, columns, editorials, and features from hundreds of Canadian newspapers dating back to the '70s and '80s. Updated daily, with multilingual translation feature.  In-library use or log in from home/device.

Canadian Student Research Center

Designed for students in grades 6–12 for all their homework needs. Includes Canadian and international magazines, newspapers, biographies, and country reports.

Career Cruising

Career Cruising programs help people build more purposeful futures by assisting with career exploration and planning.   This database offers career assessment tools, detailed occupation profiles, and comprehensive post-secondary education information.      

Clicklaw

Clicklaw's mission is to provide equitable access to quality legal information, education and help for British Columbians.

Consumer Health Complete

Health and wellness from mainstream medicine to complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Dave's ESL Cafe

ESL learning activities and links.

Directory of Diplomatic Representatives in Canada

Directory of diplomatic representatives in Canada.

E-Flora BC

E-Flora BC provides information on the biogeography and identification of the wild plant, lichen, and fungi species of British Columbia.

ELSA Net

Lists English Language Services for adults thought out the province of British Columbia.

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

Offers World Book’s excellent editorial content, rich media, and interactive features in Spanish.

Encyclopedia of British Columbia

Historical and contemporary information about BC. The Encyclopedia of British Columbia is the definitive reference work on British Columbia. With more than 4,000 entries and 1,500 accompanying photographs, maps, charts and tables, as well as sound and video clips, The EBC is the source of readable and authoritative information on all the significant British Columbian people, places and things.

Encyclopédie Universalis

Pour comprendre et apprendre, Encyclopédie Universalis met la connaissance à la portée de tous.

Family Law in British Columbia

Self-help materials to help people resolve family law problems, current family law information and resources, and links to useful related sites.

FamilySearch Internet

Research Guidance, Research Helps, Web Sites, Family History Library Catalogue, and Ancestor Search which includes census and vital records.

Finding a Job: Service Canada

If you are searching for a new full-time or part-time job in the private or public sector, Service Canada can help. There are a number of tools available to help you search job listings, create a résumé, choose a career, and assess your skills.

First Nations House of Learning

First Nations House of Learning Xwi7xwa Library at UBC, find statistics, languages and more.

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