Canadian Books and Public Documents Online 

​deslibris is an aggregation of books and documents from and about Canada. 
Books from Canadian scholarly and independent publishers are supplemented with monographs harvested from government sources, think tanks and research agencies.​
​All content is available in preview form; to access fulltext an account is required. 
​With paid subscriptions, libraries may provide access for all library members to a collection currently numbering over 80,000 titles. 

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Currency 

For example, monographs related to the COVID response in Canada are harvested and published daily. 

​Think Tanks

Authoritative studies and reports from hundreds of think tanks and public policy across the political spectrum 

​Books 

Over 25,000 titles from Canadian scholarly and independent publishers, searchable and ready for purchase or licensing. 

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Environment

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Publisher Collections

Irwin Law  

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Ulysses Travel Guides

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Titles of Special Interest

Awards

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Indigenous Peoples

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CHA Booklets

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