Indexes English and foreign language journals, on archaeology, city planning, interior design and historic preservation as well as architecture. Avery Index and DAAI are ProQuest databases. Watch an instructional video on how to search a ProQuest database.
BuildingGreen combines information with insight to help building-industry professionals and policy makers improve the environmental performance, and reduce the adverse impacts, of buildings. It provides in-depth articles on building strategies, case studies, and assessments of sustainable materials.
Proquest's Research Library is a general, multidisciplinary database with full-text included for many citations. Indexes more than 5,000 titles with 3,500 in full text from 1971 forward. Features a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
Provides access to the world's literature in sociology and related disciplines, both theoretical and applied. Includes abstracts of journal articles from over 2500 journals, abstracts of conference papers, relevant dissertation listings, citations of book reviews and abstracts of selected sociology books.
Includes: Science Citation Index Expanded covering over 5,600 journals, Social Sciences Citation Index covering 1,700 journals and selectively covering relevant items from over 5,600 leading science and social sciences journals and Arts & Humanities Citation Index covering over 1,140 journals and selectively covering relevant items from over 7,000 leading science and social databases.
The Wiley Online Library covers the full array of science, medicine, technology, business, social sciences and humanities. The database includes about 35 Architecture and Planning journals. Dalhousie subscribes to most Wiley journals but only selected books. Look for the "unlocked" icon which signals access.
Provided through the University of Toronto. Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences Facility, (CHASS), CANSIM stands for the Canadian Socio-economic Information Management System. Provides access to current and historical data series collected in a wide variety of subjects by Statistics Canada and other governmental agencies. Updated weekly.
Census tracts are small, relatively stable geographic areas that usually have a population of 2,500 to 8,000. They are identified using seven-character numeric 'names' (e.g., 0005.00) and are located in census metropolitan areas (CMAs) and larger census agglomerations. You can search by postal code or using the GeoSearch2006. See also How to find a Census Tract number using Geosearch, Statistics Canada.
Contains more than 2.4 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles) as well as more than 190 monographs. The database also contains full text for more than 920 journals. It also offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
Formerly known as Environmental Science and Pollution Management, this database includes the renowned AGRICOLA, ESPM, and EIS databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more. For those researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.
Scopus is one of the largest abstract and citation databases of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
Canadian Business & Current Affairs™ (CBCA) Complete is the nation's largest and most comprehensive bibliographic full-text reference and current events database. With more than 1,600 titles, CBCA Complete is ideal for anyone interested in current event.
Search through the archives of selected Canadian English and French language newspapers including: L'Acadie Nouvelle, L'Actualité, Cape Breton Post, the Chronicle-Herald, the Daily News, le Devoir, le Droit, the Guardian, la Presse, le Soleil, the Sunday Herald, the Telegram, the Telegraph-Journal and Voir.Canadian English and French language newspapers
PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.
General, multidisciplinary database with full-text included for many citations.Indexes more than 5,000 titles with 3,500 in full text from 1971 forward. Features a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
WorldCat is a union catalog that itemizes the collections of 72,000 libraries in 170 countries and territories which participate in the OCLC global cooperative. It is built and maintained collectively by the participating libraries.