Purpose of Collection:

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Academic Departments & Programs Supported:

Themes/Subject Coverage

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Selection Guidelines




International, with particular emphasis on Canada


English is the primary language of the collection. Works published in other languages are purchased very selectively at the specific request of faculty

Material Types

Primarily digital content including journals, eBooks, and selected handbooks.


Not collected: human and veterinary medicine, dentistry, nursing, cancer therapies.

Additional Collection Information

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