Search online databases to quickly find information on your topic.
You can search by individual database titles and subjects using the list below. Ones that have a login symbol (*) are licensed for CNC users only. You can access these at any CNC campus computer, or from home if you have a current CNC computer account. From home when you try to open a link to a database or article, you will get a login box, asking you to enter your CNC username and password. If you do not have a CNC computer account, or have not activated it yet, check the Technology guide on the IT Services page, or contact us.
You can also do a broader search using the Discovery search box on the library home page, which includes results from CNC licensed and open source research databases.
CBCA, Canadian News, Business,* (Proquest)
The Proquest package has these indexes; to search individually select the Databases box at the top of the screen.
Academic, Health, Business* (Ebsco)
The Ebsco package has these indexes, which you can search individually or as a group. Click on the heading above to see a list of all indexes - check boxes for the ones you want to search, and click on Continue. Or if you like, pick one of the links below which has "bundled" subjects so you can go directly to these subjects.
Explore careers, take a survey. Ask counselling/library for the login to this site.
CCINFOweb + MSDS*
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety chemistry, health and safety databases; includes ChemIndex and MSDS Material Safety Data Sheets.
CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection*
CPA (Chartered Professional Accounts of Canada) Standards and Guidance Collection – Accounting and Assurance Handbooks – as well as Public Sector, Management's Discussion and Analysis, Risk Oversight and Governance, and Tax Suite Premium modules.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
General topics, scholarly, scientific, current content. Click on "Find Articles" to search by keyword or topic.
Health, medicine, sciences: citations from 1948-; large selection of full-text titles but current year may be embargoed, most available in full-text pay-per-view.
Online courses in Business, Marketing, IT, graphic design and life learning topics offered by industry experts, available to CNC users. Go to LinkedIn Learning – click “Sign in” – Click “sign in with your organizational account,” enter “cnc.bc.ca” and hit “Continue without LinkedIn” and "Do not connect my account" (unless you prefer to use your LinkedIn account information). If you are directed to a CNC Login page, enter your CNC login (username, password). You will be directed to the LinkedIn Learning homepage. Start exploring!
Health, medicine, 1965- Note: This is the public Medline site. CNC users can also access Medline through the Ebsco Health bundle above (which includes Medline Full-Text) and in Ovid.
Tips: Search Medline's PubMed and limit by journal collection if desired (e.g. for Dental, choose PubMed Tools - Topic specific queries - Journal collections - Dental). Search PubMed Central for full-text of peer-reviewed journals. Search related Canadian site PubMed Central Canada, and UK site BioMed Central (free registration). Check List of Serials and Abbreviations.
MTS Medical Training Solutions Online Training Library*
Continuing education courses and competency tests for CNC Medical Laboratory Technology employees and students. For login information, please contact the Medical Laboratory Technology Faculty Coordinator.
National Film Board: NFB Campus*
Educational films from the NFB Campus collection, for CNC users. Access on campus at any station for full viewing (e.g. We were children view length 1:23:06). Access from home by creating an account: at any CNC campus station: click sign in, enter your email and a password, click to confirm, and you will receive a confirmation notice in your email.
Health, bioscience, human kinetics. Includes Evidence Based Medical Reviews, Medline, LWW Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Total Access Collection (part of Journals@OVID).
Points to the Past
Searchable primary source materials: maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, portraits, sermons, poems, and more, for research, teaching and learning. Coverage from 1450-2008+ in 32 separate collections, including Associated Press, British Literary Manuscripts, Gale NewsVault, Indigenous Peoples of North America, and archives of individual publications such as The Economist, Financial Times, Punch, London News, Sunday Times and more. Available to BC residents with the support of the University of Victoria Library, University of British Columbia Library and Simon Fraser University Library, in collaboration with Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Click here to search by individual collection - http://pointstothepast.ca/database-list.php
Primal Pictures and Anatomy TV*
Comprehensive, accurate and detailed 3D graphic models of the human body and human anatomy.
Prince George Newspapers
Full-text of Prince George newspapers from 1909-present. Includes Fort George Tribune, Fort George Herald, Prince George Post, Prince George Herald, Prince George Star, Prince George Leader, Prince George Citizen (with a 12 month embargo)... and also College of New Caledonia Student Newspapers from 1971 onward.
March 23, 2020
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