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Icon: GBC LIB (George Brown College Library) = Searchable from the main search box on the library homepage.

= Significant amount of Canadian content.



Academic OneFile (Gale)  

Covers many subject areas, with full text articles from scholarly and peer-reviewed journals. Also provides access to magazines, news articles, books and multimedia files.

Type: ARTICLES   FULL TEXT  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)  

Covers many subject areas, with full text articles from scholarly and peer-reviewed journals. Also includes magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias, almanacs and reports.

Type: ARTICLES   FULL TEXT  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


AccessEngineering (McGraw-Hill)

Over 300 reference books in 14 major areas of engineering including: Construction, Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Communications and Environmental Engineering.

Type: DICTIONARIES   E-BOOKS   ENCYCLOPEDIAS  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


AGS: Architectural GRAPHIC Standards

A comprehensive CD-ROM containing architectural and building design data, construction details and manufacturer product information.

Type: STANDARDS & CODES  
Access: ON CAMPUS ONLY @ Casa Loma Library Learning Commons  


ALT HealthWatch (EBSCO)  

Access to Full text articles on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Contains peer-reviewed journals, health reports and e-books.

Type: ARTICLES   E-BOOKS   FULL TEXT  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


Art & Architecture Complete (EBSCO)  

This article database provides full-text coverage to over 380 academic journals, magazines and trade publications related to the fields of art, design, architecture, art history, typography, fashion, animation and more. It also includes over 220 e-books and a collection of over 63,000 images.

Type: ARTICLES   E-BOOKS   FULL TEXT   IMAGES  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


Associations Canada  

Information on Canadian and International associations that represent industry, commercial and professional groups, registered charities and special interest groups.

USAGE TIP: Only a limited number of users can use this database at the same time. If you receive the following message: "We're sorry but the Maximum Simultaneous Users for this Account has been reached" please try back again later. Thank you.

Type: DIRECTORIES  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


ASTM Standards and Digital Library - Trial until Dec. 15th, 2018

Trial until Dec. 15th, 2018

This resource provides instant access to the current digital edition of the Annual Book of ASTM Standards. Include test methods, specifications, accepted practice, and accepted terminology for materials, products, systems and services. ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance safety, facilitate market access and trade, and build consumer confidence.

Type: ARTICLES   DATABASE   FULL TEXT   STANDARDS & CODES  
Access: ON & OFF CAMPUS: GBC ID & password required for off-campus use  


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