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The eResources index is a list of online resources available to the Ontario colleges through consortial agreement between OCLS and the vendors.

For information about the consortial offers themselves, including pricing details, please see the Offers & Trials area of ERMA.

Not all of the online resources managed by OCLS on behalf of the colleges are associated with a consortial offer. Other eresource pages in ERMA can be found through the subscriptions indexes or through a site search.

Click here to view eresources listed by vendor.

Name Description Vendor
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.


This resource includes the following applications, which can be subscribed to separately: LibGuides, LibAnswers, LibInsight, LibCal, LibStaffer, LibChat, and LibWizard.

Literature Criticism Online

A collection of "the most acclaimed literary series from Gale," including Contemporary Literary Criticism.

Mango Academic
Mango Languages
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 50,000 public and private companies, market data for 150 consumer products, industry event calendars and news feeds.

Media Names & Numbers

A Canadian media directory.

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

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 Online Resources

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

Passport / Research Monitor

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

Project MUSE eJournals

Humanities and social sciences ejournals.

Project MUSE
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

APP'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)

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

Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA)

"From books and videos, to live online training courses and learning paths, and much more, Safari lets you learn faster, drill deeper, see farther."

ScienceDirect College Edition

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

Elsevier (Science)
Scott's Directories

Provides online access to national and Ontario business directories.

Scott's Directories

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


ProQuest's discovery service.

Ex Libris
Visual History Archive

"The USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive is a fully streaming video collection of more than 53,000 primary source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other crimes against humanity."