Databases

Library Databases

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PLOS Public Library of Science

PLOS, a nonprofit publisher dedicated to open research communication, provides more than 33,000 articles on science and medicine, with 90,000+ contributors involved in the peer review process.

Points to the Past

Points to the Past provides access to primary source material dating from 1450 to 2008, with access to over half a million books, digitized newspapers (The Economist, Financial Times, and more), 6.5 million manuscript pages, maps, photos, pamphlets, sermons and poems. Includes titles from the Smithsonian, publications and archives of the Royal Institute of International Affairs, documents from the Slavery and Anti-Slavery Transnational Archive, treaties, state papers, declassified documents, British literary manuscripts, and more.

Available in the library and at home within BC.

PressReader

Digital versions of current newspapers and magazines from all over the world, in dozens of languages. Search by country, language or name of newspaper. Includes today's Vancouver Sun and Province. Rolling archives of all papers, from 5 to 90 days old. Use the app to access and download your favourite titles anywhere.

To use PressReader, click on Sign In in the top right corner of the screen and choose the orange Library Card option. Search for West Vancouver Memorial Library, enter library card number and PIN, and click Sign in. If you are signed in properly, you will see a green coffee cup icon at the top left of the screen, and your name at the top right.

New to PressReader? View a tutorial.

Use the browser version, or download the app: iOS | Android