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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Artists in Canada Visual Arts Directory This link opens in a new window
  • Alumni Access Permitted
  • A Canadian resource
A commercial directory of contemporary Canadian artists, art galleries and art-related businesses. Intended to provide marketing and communication opportunities, members create profiles of their work with links to their websites/galleries. Searchable by artist name, location, and artist technique/genre.
The correspondence and papers of these missionary societies cover work within North America, South America, Asia, Africa, and Australasia. Most collections focus on the 18th and 19th centuries. The North American content covers both the United States and Canada. Records on Asia cover India and Sri Lanka, The Committee for Women's Work were also active in Asia. These collections feature a large amount of correspondence to and from missionaries working in these countries. The Wesleyan and Primitive Methodist periodicals reveal how the missionary work was reported to loyal subscribers who funded the missionaries.
CAIRN Sciences & Techniques This link opens in a new window
The Cairn Sciences & Techniques site is a platform launched in early 2022, dedicated to formal and natural science works. To date, it includes more than a thousand publications from the following French language publishers: Dunod, EDP Sciences, Lavoisier, De Boeck Supérieur and Flammarion.
  • A Canadian resource
Alternate Name(s): MTM Newcomers
Please Note: The students and faculty must create an account using their UM emails in order to use this resource.

The MTM helps users to understand the Canadian media landscape from all angles encompassing traditional and new platforms over time. With large sample sizes, high response rates exceeding industry standards and methodologies you can trust, the MTM provides subscribers with an in-depth, accurate look at hard-to-reach groups and niche markets.
New York Times ( This link opens in a new window
  • Mobile version available
Please note: Individual account creation is required. See blog post for step by step instructions

The complete Digital version of The New York Times. Content also available via NYT apps, with the following exceptions: E-reader editions, Premium Crosswords, Times Insider, and The New York Times Crossword app. Access to archived articles from 1923 to 1980 is limited.
Pyrls (September 18 - October 9, 2023) This link opens in a new window
This database offers practical drug information, including counseling and clinical review points, pharmacology, proper use, and more.
SAE Mobilus includes access to SAE technical papers, SAE Journals from 2008, Edge Research Papers , SAE current standards and specs and SAE magazines.
U.K. Parliamentary Papers This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
Database of working documents of the British government for all areas of social, political, economic, and foreign policy. It covers Bills, Reports of Royal Commissions, Reports of Select Committees, Accounts and Papers and other materials from the House of Commons and House of Lords.