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The following is a list of eresources managed by OCLS on behalf of Ontario's colleges.

This list includes only eresources that are connected to a consortial offer. For information on other eresources, select Subscriptions in ERMA's menu, or use the website's search function in the top right corner of the page.

Click here to view eresources listed by vendor.

Name Description Vendor
360 Link

Serials Solutions' 360 Link is a full-featured OpenURL link resolver that seamlessly links all of a library's resources.

Academic eBook Collection

Part of the eBook Consortium's first core collection, the Academic Collection contains a large selection of multidisciplinary ebook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter.

Academic Search

Designed for academic institutions, Academic Search provides access to multidisciplinary academic journals. 

Academic Support Program

A tool to educate students about environmental and occupational health and safety, as well as a guide to help universities and colleges achieve a safe and healthy working environment.


AccessScience includes content from McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology (10th Edition) and more. "An authoritative and dynamic online resource that contains incisively written, high-quality reference material that covers all major scientific disciplines."

ACLS Humanities eBook

An online collection of nearly 4,700 books of high quality in the humanities.

American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
ACM Digital Library

A comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records, covering the fields of computing and information technology.

Aesthetic VideoSource (Kanopy)

A collection of streaming videos for aesthetics, cosmetology, and massage programs.

Alexander Street Press (ProQuest)

Alexander Street Press resources are now available from ProQuest.

Alexander Street Press Music Collections (Gibson)

A resource page for ASP audio and reference music collections in the consortial offer.

Gibson Library Connections
Alexander Street Press Videos (Gibson)

Provides Ontario college libraries with discounted prices to subscription video collections in a wide range of subject areas. This resource is no longer distributed by Gibson Library Connections; please see the Alexander Street Press resource page assoicated with ProQuest for current information. The offer associated with this resource (from Gibson) will be valid until the 2017/18 renewal.

Gibson Library Connections
APA Psyc Databases (EBSCO)

A group of psychology and behavioural science resources including PsycARTICLES, PsycINFO, PsycBOOKS, and PsycTESTS.

ASME Digital Collection and Codes and Standards

Journals, conference proceedings, ebooks, and standards from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
ASTM Standards & Digital Library (ASTM)

Provides access to over 12,000 active ASTM standards in the field of engineering.

ASTM International
Bibliography of Native North Americans

Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA) is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life.


Britannica Online Academic Edition, Britannica Image Quest, and more.

Canada Info Desk

An all-encompassing Canadian online source that provides access to tens of thousands of cultural and professional organizations, government offices, law firms, banks, health and education facilities, libraries, and the media.

Grey House
Canadian Electronic Library (College Subscriptions)

This page is related to the consortial offer for CEL which includes desLibris Documents, desLibris Books, and desLibris Complete.

Canadian Electronic Library (CEL)

CARDonline is the essential source for media buyers, planners, researchers, industry professionals.

Career Cruising (ccSpringboard)

A career resource that includes assessments, detailed information on various occupations, a searchable database of post-secondary educational institutions, information on financial aid programs, tools to help students prepare to enter the workforce, and a career planning tool. 

Career Cruising

Provides indexing of the top nursing and allied health literature available, including nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association.

College Complete

Part of the eBook Consortium's first core collection, College Complete is a subscription ebook collection tailored for college libraries.

CPI.Q, Academic OneFile & InfoTrac Collections

An e-resource bundle that includes databases in a wide variety of subject areas.

Credo Reference (Credo)

Reference ebooks and articles, information literacy modules, and other resources to support research and learning.

Credo Reference
Criterion on Demand

An online digital delivery feature film platform.

Criterion Pictures

Streaming video subscription that provides access to thousands of programs and documentaries, audio and video content from CBC and Radio-Canada. 

EBSCO eBook Subscriptions

eBook subscription collections from EBSCO. The eResources Management consortial offer includes the Academic, Business, Canadian, Clinical, Nursing, and Community College collections.

EDS Package

The EBSCO Discovery Service Package is available as a consortial offer.

Films on Demand

A web-based digital video delivery platform which includes a wide range of subject-specific collections.

McIntyre Media
Gale Database Bundle

This bundle contains 10 databases to support research in subjects such as education, environmental studies, medicine history, and literature. It does not include CPI.Q, Academic OneFile, and the InfoTrac subcollections.