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Anthropology

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Ethnology GN301 - GN673
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875
Folklore GR72 - GR940

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Archaeology

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Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+
Physical Anthropology GN49 - GN296
Ethnology GN301 - GN673
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875

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Biology

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Biology (General QH301-705.5
Ecology QH540-549.5
Life QH501-531
Evolution QH359-425
Botany QK1-989
Plant Anatomy QK640-707
Plant Physiology QK710-899
Plant Ecology QK900-989
Zoology QL1-991
Insects QL461-599.82
Fish QL614-639.8
Reptiles & Amphibians QL640-669.3
Birds QL671-699
Mammals QL700-739.8
Wolves QL737 C22
Bears QL737 C37
Bats QL737 C5
Mountain Sheep QL737 U53
Caribou QL737 U55

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Book Reviews

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Business Studies & Marketing

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Economic Theory HB
Economic History HC
Industry, Land Use, Labour HD
Industrial Management HD28-70
Commerce HF
Marketing HF5410-5417.5
Advertising 801-6182
Finance HG
Public Finance HJ9-9940
Accounting & Bookkeeping HF5601-5689
Business HF5001-6182
Office & Personnel Management HF5546-5549.5
Business Records Management HF5735-5746

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Chemistry

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  • Google Scholar
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Journal of Chemical Education:  addresses chemical content, activities, laboratory experiments, instructional methods, and pedagogies.

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Chemistry (General) QD1-65
Inorganic Chemistry QD146-197
Organic Chemistry QD241-441
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry QD450-801

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Circumpolar & Northern Studies

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Arctic & Antarctic Regions: bibliographic database focused on research in cold regions.
  • Canadian Research Index:  focuses on periodicals covering Canada and Canadian issues in general reference arts, business, humanities, health, social sciences, sciences and current affairs.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Points to the Past: collection of primary sources, made up of millions of pages of digitized historical content – maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, and more.

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History, Northern Europe, Scandinavia DL1-1180
Sami (European People) DL42.L36
Indians of North America—Aleuts,  Chukchi, Inuit, Thule E99.E5-E7
Geography—Polar Regions G575-890
History—Europe D-DR+
Geography - Ice.Glaciers.Ice sheets. Sea ice. GB2401-2598
Indigenous Languages PM 1-7356
Natural history - Arctic QH84.1

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Computer Studies

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Computer Industry HD+
Accounting HF5382+
Computers and Finance HG151.8
Computer Crime HV6772+
Educational Technology LB1027 - LB1162
Computer Animation TR869+
Computer Science QA75.5 - QA76.95
Technology Z7911 - Z7916

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Criminology

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Legal cases and legislation

  • CanLII: Canadian database for court judgments from all Canadian courts and decisions from many tribunals nationally.

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Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs HV5001 - HV5840
Criminology HV6001 - HV7220.5
Criminal Justice Administration HV7231 - HV9920.5
Penology, Prisons, Corrections, Young Offenders HV8301 - HV9920.7
Federal Law of Canada KE+
Alberta Provincial Law KEA1 - 599
British Columbia Provincial Law KEB1 - 599
Manitoba Provincial Law KEM1 - 599
New Brunswick Provincial Law KEN1 - 599
Newfoundland Provincial Law KEN1201 - 1799
Northwest Territorial Law KEN5401 - 5999
Nova Scotia Provincial Law KE7401 - 7999
Ontario Provincial Law KEO1 - 1199
P.E.I. Provincial Law KEP1 - 599
Quebec Provincial Law KEQ1 - 599
Saskatchewan Provincial Law KES1 - 599
Yukon Territorial Law KEY1 - 599
Federal Law Relating to Native Peoples KE7701 - KE7749

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Early Learning and Childcare

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • ERIC: database for research in education; includes peer-reviewed content, reports, teaching guides, and more.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Primary Search: provides access to magazines for elementary school research.
  • SPORTDiscus: bibliographic database about sports, fitness, and related disciplines.
  • Teacher Reference Centre: provides indexing and abstracts to popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines.

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Ebooks

  • Ebsco Ebook Collection: multidisciplinary ebook database, includes resources related to child care and early learning.

Video streaming

  • Curio.ca: video streaming database with documentaries and shows produced by CBC; includes teaching guides.
  • NFB Campus: video streaming database produced by the National Film Board; includes teaching guides.

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Child Development HQ767+
Child Care HV854+
Early Childhood Education LB1139+
Science Activities Q163 +
Early Childhood Development RJ131+
Handicrafts TT +

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Education

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • ERIC: database for research in education; includes peer-reviewed content, reports, teaching guides, and more.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Primary Search: provides access to magazines for elementary school research.
  • Social Sciences Full Text: for topics in the social sciences; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • SPORTDiscus: bibliographic database about sports, fitness, and related disciplines.
  • Teacher Reference Centre: provides indexing and abstracts to popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines.

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Ebooks

  • Ebsco Ebook Collection: multidisciplinary ebook database, includes resources related to child care and early learning.

Video streaming

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Education (General) L7 - L991
History of Education LA5 - LA2396
Theory and Practice of Education LB5 - LB3640
Special Aspects of Education LC8 - LC6691

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Curriculum

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English

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary database, includes peer-reviewed articles on English language and literature.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary database, includes peer-reviewed articles on English language and literature.
  • Oxford English Dictionary: widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.

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English Language PE1-3729
Style, Composition, and Rhetoric P301-301.5
Modern English PE(814)-896
Dialects and Provincialisms PE1700-3602
Slang PE3701-3729
Literary Composition PN172-239

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Environmental Studies

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Biology specific

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Ebsco Ebooks Collection: includes several ebooks related to climate change, climate policies, and environmental impacts.

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Environmental Education & Responsibility GE+
Human Ecology GF1 - GF95
Environmental Law (Federal) KE3611 - KE3635
Biology (General) QH301 - QH705.5
Botany QK+
Zoology QL+
Environmental   Technology & Sanitary Engineering TD+

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Yukon Environmental Assessment & Management

Yukon Mining

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Ethics

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Philosophy (General) B1-5802
Ethics BJ1-1725
Mediation/Conflict Management HM134-280
Social and Public Welfare HV1-9960
Political Theory. Theories of the State. JC11-605
Negotiated Settlement/Public Law K2390-3478
Public Aspects of Medicine (includes Euthanasia) RA1-1270

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Film Studies

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  • Art Index: database for several art forms, from art movements to photography to film; citation only.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary database; includes peer-reviewed content in the social sciences and humanities.

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Ethnology in visual media GN347
Physical education in motion pictures, television, etc. GV364
Dancing in motion pictures, television, etc. GV1779
Motion pictures PN1993+
Career as an Artist N8600+
Job stress in the arts RC963.6.A7
Cinematography TR850+

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Fine Arts

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  • Art Index: database for several art forms, from art movements to photography to film; citation only.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary database; includes peer-reviewed content in the social sciences and humanities.

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First Nations Art E98 .A7
Art for preschoolers LB1140.5 .A7
Art classes LB1591+
Fine arts N+
Yukon Permanent Art Collection N908 .C3 Y84
Career as an Artist N8600+
Job stress in the arts RC963.6 .A7

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First Nations Studies

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Pre-Columbian America E51+
Indians of North America E75+
Yukon First Nations E78 .Y8+
Indian Tribes and Cultures E99+
Federal First Nation Laws KE7701 - KE7749
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875

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Yukon First Nations

Residential Schools

Self-Governance

Aboriginal Maps

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Gender Studies & Sexuality

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Psychology of Sex. Sexual Behaviour. BF692-692.5
Differential psychology. Individuality. Self. BF697 - 697.5
Social Psychology HM1001 - 1281
Sexual Life (including Homosexuality) HQ12 - 449
The Family HQ503 - 1064
Sex Role HQ1075 - 1075.5

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Rights and Legislation

History

Statistics

Gender Studies

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Geology

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Geospatial information

  • Scholars GeoPortal: tool to access geospatial datasets licensed by university libraries. The GeoPortal includes land-based vector data (water, cultural features, etc.), census geography, orthophotography, and more! Also includes links to open access content.

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Atlases G1000-3122
Maps G3180-9980
Cartography GA101-1776
Geology QE1-996.5
Geomorphology GB400-649
Hidrology GB651-2998
Mineralogy QE351-399.2
Paleontology QE701-760
Natural Disasters GB5000-5030
Stratigraphy QE640-699

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Yukon Mining

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History

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Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+
Physical Anthropology GN49 - GN296
Ethnology GN301 - GN673
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875
Folklore GR72 - GR940

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Historical Newspapers

Canada & World History

Yukon History

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Indigenous Governance

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Ebooks

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Online Reference Books*

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Open Resources

Open Textbooks

Open Access Articles & Scholarly Works

 

Call Number Browsing Areas

 

Federal Law - Canada KE1-9450                       
Federal First Nations Law KE7701 - KE7749
Indians of North American E75+
Yukon Law KEY 1-599
Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+

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Yukon First Nations

 

Treaties & Treaty Commissions

Residential Schools

Self-Governance & Government Reports

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Kinesiology & Physical Education

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Sports specific database

  • SportDiscus: bibliographic database covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, and more.

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  • CINAHL Complete: full text database for nursing & allied health journals.
  • EBMR: EBMR includes the several subsets mainly focused on evidence based clinical studies and medical reviews.
  • Medline (Ebsco): this database provides access to full-text and citations of articles in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, and other health related fields, on a simple interface.
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Human Anatomy QS
Sports GV557-1198.995
Physical Education and Training GV201-555
Outdoor Life and Outdoor Recreation GV191.2-200.66

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Literature

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content on a range of areas, including literature.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content on a range of areas, including literature.
  • Masterplots: Masterplots contains reference entries about the most important works in literature.
  • Reader's Guide Abstracts: citation only. Covers a wide range of topics, including literature and other topics in the Humanities.

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Folklore GR72 - GR940
Literary History& Collections PN+
British Literature PR+
American Literature PS1 - 3576
Canadian Literature PS8000+
Children’s Literature PZ5+
Aboriginal Literature Shelved by country, region, date. 

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Maps

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Databases that contain maps on various topics

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Canada Maps (Sociopolitical, Economy, and Natural Resources)

Natural Resources Maps

Canadian Historical Maps

Yukon Maps (Land Use, Infrastructure, First Nations, Environment, Natural Resources)

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Mathematics & Statistics

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Arxiv.org: a pre-print database for topics in fields such as mathematics, physics, engineering, chemistry, and related disciplines.
  • Encyclopaedia Britannica: learn about general mathematical concepts with this academic encyclopedia.
  • CBCA Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.

Resources recommended for statistics

  • ArcticStat: this database brings together data on a wide range of socioeconomic realities of Arctic regions.
  • Business Source Complete: good for any business related topic; includes peer-reviewed articles, SWOT analysis, market reports, and more.
  • BC STATS: explore various statistical reports for the province of British Columbia.
  • Canadian Research Index:  focuses on periodicals covering Canada and Canadian issues in general reference arts, business, humanities, health, social sciences, sciences and current affairs.
  • E-STAT: explore various statistical reports concerning several aspects of Canadian society.
  • WolframAlpha: use WolframAlpha to get dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms and methods.

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Symbolism of Numbers (Numerology) BF1623 .P9
Statistics HA+
Commercial Mathematics HF5691 - 5716
Teaching Math LB1186
Mathematics Classrooms LB3325 .M35
Pharmaceutical Arithmetic RS57
Mathematics for Nurses RT68
Mathematics QA+
Surveying TA556 .M38
Carpentry and Joinery Mathematics TH5612+
Electronics TK7864
Chemical Engineering Mathematics TP155.2 .M36
Hotels, clubs, restaurants, etc. TX911.3 .M33

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Multimedia

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Interactive Multimedia LB1028.55          
Mass Media P87-96
Media Programs for Education LB1028.4
Telecommunication (including radio and television) TK5101-6720

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Nursing & Health

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Health related databases

  • Biomedical Reference Collection: provides access to full-text journals in all areas of medicine.
  • CINAHL Complete: full text database for nursing & allied health journals.
  • EBMR: EBMR includes the several subsets mainly focused on evidence based clinical studies and medical reviews.
  • LWW Total Access Journal Collection: this collection brings you just about several  titles from essential core journals in such areas as nursing and bioscience.
  • Medline (Ebsco): this database provides access to full-text and citations of articles in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, and other health related fields, on a simple interface.
  • Medline (OVID): use more search options with the OVID interface. Access articles in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, and other health related fields, on a simple interface.
  • Psycarticles: provided by the American Psychological Association, this database is one of the main sources for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • PsycInfo: provided by the American Psychological Association, this is a comprehensive, citation-only database for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • SportDiscus: bibliographic database covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, and more.

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Human anatomy QS+
Medicine (General works) R+
Home Health Care Services RA645.3+
Diet Therapy RM214+
Nursing / community nursing RT+
Nutrition TX341+

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Articles & Reports

Student Health 

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Philosophy

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History of Philosophy B+
Logic BC+
Metaphysics BD+
Ethics BJ+
Socialism, Communism HX+
Feminist Theory HQ1190+
Environmental Philosophy / Ethics GE40+
Political Theory JC+
Philosophy of Religion BL-BX+
Philosophy of Science Q175+

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Phylosophical Associations

Study Guides & Articles

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Physics

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Physics (General) QC1-75
Weights and Measures QC81-114
Descriptive and Experimental Mechanics QC120-168.85
Atomic Physics QC170-197
Acoustics QC221-246
Heat QC251-338.5
Optics QC350-467
Electricity and Magnetism QC501-766
Nuclear and Particle Physics QC770-798

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Economic Theory HB
Economic History HC
Industry, Land Use, Labour HD
Industrial Management HD28-70
Commerce HF
Marketing HF5410-5417.5
Advertising 801-6182
Finance HG
Public Finance HJ9-9940
Accounting & Bookkeeping HF5601-5689
Business HF5001-6182
Office & Personnel Management HF5546-5549.5
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Psychology

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text: this database covers aspects of criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing, and much more.
  • National Justice Reference Service Abstracts: this database covers literature related to research, policy and practice in criminal and juvenile justice and drug control.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Psycarticles: provided by the American Psychological Association, this database is one of the main sources for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • PsycInfo: provided by the American Psychological Association, this is a comprehensive, citation-only database for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • Social Sciences Full Text: database exclusive for topics in the social sciences; includes peer-reviewed content

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Psychoanalysis BF173+
Psychological Testing BF176+
Experimental Psychology BF180+
Applied Psychology BF636+
Personality BF698+
Developmental Psychology BF712+
Psychological Disorders RC+

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Social Work

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  • Academic Search Complete: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • Arctic & Antarctic Regions: bibliographic database focused on research in cold regions.
  • Bibliography of Native North Americans: citation database for indigenous related topics.
  • Canadian Research Index:  focuses on periodicals covering Canada and Canadian issues in general reference arts, business, humanities, health, social sciences, sciences and current affairs.
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text: this database covers aspects of criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing, and much more.
  • Encyclopedia of Social Work: widely considered the cornerstone of reference in its field, including demographic changes from immigration, technology, the implications of managed care, faith-based assistance, evidence-based practice, gerontology, and trauma and disaster.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • National Justice Reference Service Abstracts: this database covers literature related to research, policy and practice in criminal and juvenile justice and drug control.
  • Psycarticles: provided by the American Psychological Association, this database is one of the main sources for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • PsycInfo: provided by the American Psychological Association, this is a comprehensive, citation-only database for scholarly literature in psychology.
  • Social Sciences Full Text: database exclusive for topics in the social sciences; includes peer-reviewed content

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Social Sciences. Theories and Research Methodology H61 - H62.5
Social Service. Social Work HV38 - HV69
Protection, Assistance and Relief HV697 - HV4959

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Sociology

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  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text: this database covers aspects of criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing, and much more.
  • Encyclopedia of Social Work: widely considered the cornerstone of reference in its field, including demographic changes from immigration, technology, the implications of managed care, faith-based assistance, evidence-based practice, gerontology, and trauma and disaster.
  • JSTOR: multidisciplinary; includes peer-reviewed content.
  • National Justice Reference Service Abstracts: this database covers literature related to research, policy and practice in criminal and juvenile justice and drug control.
  • Social Sciences Full Text: database exclusive for topics in the social sciences; includes peer-reviewed content

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Sociology (General) HM
Social History & Conditions, problems HN
The Family, Marriage, Women HQ
Societies HS
Communities, Classes, Races HT
Social Pathology HV

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Trades & Technology

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Engineering (General).  Civil engineering TA
Surveying TA501-625
Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering TD
Building construction TH
Plumbing and pipefitting TH6101-6887
Heating and ventilation TH7005-7699
Renewable energy resources TJ807-830
Machine shops and machine shop practice TJ1125-1345
Electrical engineering. Electronics TK
Motor vehicles TL
Mining engineering. Metallurgy TN
Manufactures TS1-2301

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Yukon Studies

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  • Frontier Life - Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters: this is a  digital collection of primary source documents focused on colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia; it includes documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.
  • Points to the Past: collection of primary sources, made up of millions of pages of digitized historical content – maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, and more.

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Indians of North America in Yukon E78.Y8
History of the Yukon FC4000 - FC4050
Law of the Yukon KEY+

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Yukon Newspapers:  Whitehorse Star in print or online, Yukon News in print only