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The eResources index lists the consortially-licensed online resources available to the Ontario college libraries through OCLS.

The resource pages listed below provide general product information only. Details about OCLS's consortial offers and the colleges' subscriptions are available in ERMA to logged-in users. Visit the Offers & Trials area of ERMA for information about OCLS's consortial offers.


Name Description Vendor
Grant Connect

Grant Connect provides searchable information on all Canadian grantmaking foundations, hundreds of corporate community investment programs, and government funding programs and American foundations that will fund Canadian charities.  

Imagine Canada
Historical Newspapers: Globe & Mail

Digitized editions of every issue of The Globe and Mail (formerly The Globe) from 1844 to 2018.

Hosting Fee (Bloomsbury)
IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP)

Access on IEEE's Xplore platform to their "core collection of engineering, electronics, and computer science periodicals."

Informit Indigenous Collection

Covers both topical and historical issues within Indigenous studies.

Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Databases
Wolters Kluwer Health
Kanopy Streaming Video

A family of library management software in the cloud, including the original library website solution: LibGuides.

MarketLine Advantage

Marketline Advantage access to a comprehensive collection of company, industry and country information, extending across 200+ countries and every major industry sector. It contains in-depth information on over 100,000 public and private companies, market data for 150 consumer products, industry event calendars and news feeds.

Media Names & Numbers

A Canadian media directory.

Mixed Bundle

A consortial bundle of to support research in subjects such as education, environmental studies, medicine history, and literature.

Nexis Uni / QuickLaw

Provides access to the most comprehensive collection available of case law, legislation, exclusive current awareness services, expert commentary and more.


The NFB CAMPUS collection of films has over 3,700 documentaries, films and animations and is growing every month.

National Film Board of Canada (NFB)
Nursing & Allied Health

A "comprehensive resource for students, instructors, researchers, and healthcare professionals."

OneFile Bundle

An consortial bundle of Gale OneFile (previously InfoTrac) databases on a wide variety of subjects.

Ovid Package

Negotiated through OLRN, this is a package of nursing-related resources including online journals, ebooks, and databases.

Wolters Kluwer Health
Oxford UP Online Resources

Oxford University Press databases and online resources available under an offer with Consortia Canada.

Oxford University Press

Business information resources providing research on industries, countries and consumers worldwide.

Project MUSE eJournals

Humanities and social sciences ejournals.

John Hopkins University Press
ProQuest Central

A collection more than 30 databases covering business, health, medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and religion.

ProQuest Ebook Subscriptions

Subscription collections available through a consortial offer, including College Complete and the Canada Ebook Collection.

Psychiatry Online

APA's platform for their online content, including the DSM-5 and several ejournals and ebooks.

American Psychiatric Publishing
RDA Toolkit

RDA Toolkit is an integrated, browser-based, online product that allows users to interact with a collection of cataloging-related documents and resources including RDA: Resource Description and Access.

American Library Association (ALA)

"Tech and business content from more than 250 publishers - along with videos, case studies, expert-curated learning paths and self-assessments."

SAGE Health & Wellness Collections
ScienceDirect College Edition

eBook subscription subject collections in the physical, social and health sciences.

Elsevier (Science)
Scott's Directories

Scott's Canadian and Ontario business directories.

Scott's Directories

A web-based mapping tool, analytics, and data visualization application that makes it easy to create interactive maps, charts, and reports.

Geographic Research

" consolidates statistical data on over 80,000 topics from more than 22,500 sources"


ProQuest's discovery service.

Ex Libris