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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
EBSCO eBook Subscriptions

eBook subscription collections from EBSCO. The eResources consortial offer includes the Academic, Business, Canadian, Clinical, and Community College collections. (Note that this is not the resource page associated with the eBook Consortium; instead, please see the Academic eBook Collection page.)

EDS Package

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

Education Research EBSCO
Environment Complete

This resource offers deep coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. This valuable database contains millions of records from over 2,500 domestic and international titles dating back over 100 years.

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.

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 2009.

History Reference Center EBSCO
Hospitality & Tourism Complete

This database covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism, including culinary arts, food & beverage management, hotel management, travel, market trends, technology and more.

IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP)

Provides access to the IEEE's core collection of engineering, electronics, and computer science periodicals.

Informit Indigenous Collection

Covers both topical and historical issues within Indigenous studies.

Gibson Library Connections
Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) on OVID

An evidence-based resource consisting of literature reviews, recommended practices, and information sheets, designed to help medical professionals provide the best possible patient care.

Wolters Kluwer Health
Kanopy Streaming Video

A video streaming solution that offers over 25,000 films in a wide range of faculty areas.


Includes LibGuides, LibAnswers, LibInsight, LibCal, LibStaffer, LibChat, and LibWizard.

Literary Reference Centre EBSCO
LN Academic / QuickLaw

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

Mango Academic

A language learning tool, with an emphasis on foreign-language films and conversations between native speakers.

Mango Languages
National Geographic Virtual Library

Provides access to the National Geographic magazine.


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

This single dedicated resource minimizes the need for nursing students, researchers, and teaching staff to spend a lot of time looking for practice reference material.

Ovid Package

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

Wolters Kluwer Health
Oxford UP Top Ten

A bundle of the ten most popular Oxford University Press resources.

Passport / Research Monitor

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

Professional Development Collection EBSCO
Project MUSE

Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community.

Project MUSE
Psychiatry Online

A reference tool for psychiatry, featuring DSM-5 and The American Journal of Psychiatry.

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)

Provides health care students and professionals with web access to the most current Canadian drug and therapeutic information available.

Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA)
ScienceDirect College Edition

Provides dedicated ejournal and ebook subject packages in the physical, social and health sciences.

Elsevier (Science)