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Teaching and Learning Online

Resources for Douglas College faculty as they move to online instruction.

eBooks, Streaming Videos, and Online Resources

The library has tens of thousands of ebooks in its collection. 

You can limit to ebooks while searching in the Catalogue:

 

You can also search our list of databases by title to see which of our databases include ebooks.

Some of our collections of ebooks include:

Name of collection Subject Description
Harvard Business Review Press Ebooks Business This collection includes more than 600 titles exclusively published by Harvard Business Publishing. Topics include leadership, strategy, innovation, technology, and management.
Ebook Collection (EBSCOhost) All subject areas Full text ebook collection. Includes a broad range of mostly business-oriented titles, in areas such as accounting, e-commerce, entrepreneurship, economics, and global economy, finance and banking.

 

The library has tens of thousands of streaming videos in its collection.

 

Catalogue

You can limit to streaming videos while searching in the Catalogue:

 

 

Databases

You can also search our list of databases by title to see which of our databases include streaming videos

Some of our collections of streaming videos include:

Name of collection Subject Description
Academic Video Online (AVON) All subject areas AVON delivers more than 63,000 scholarly videos for virtually every discipline.
Curio.ca All subject areas, including art, business, current events, health and sciences. Streaming audio and video content from CBC and Radio-Canada. Provides access to thousands of programs and documentaries with English and French-language content.
Films on Demand All subject areas including Anthropology, Business, Criminology, Health & Medicine, History, Political Science, and more. A multidisciplinary collection of over 10,000 films available in streaming format in both English and French. Production companies include BBC, History Channel, National Geographic, and PBS.
National Film Board All subject areas

This collection offers a range of documentaries, dramas, and historical films, with a Canadian emphasis. Additional features include the ability to access study guides.

Sage Video Counselling and Psychotherapy Collection Psychology The collection of more than 420 videos includes many tutorials and interviews with leading experts. There are also many videos addressing teaching, learning, and practitioner issues.
CanCore All subject areas Canadian streaming educational and documentary film collection. Includes Indigenous and BC content.