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COPPUL-TAL-BCELN libraries, we know the need for online learning resources continues to grow. Stay informed about ebook subscriptions from ProQuest to ensure you're helping users with all they have to offer. We've got the latest resources for you on this page.

If you're not yet a subscriber, find out what your fellow consortium-member libraries are enjoying by signing up for a free trial. And do note that as an exclusive offer to COPPUL-TAL-BCELN group, subscribers to Academic Complete and/or College Complete receive access to a bonus product – the Canada Ebook Subscription – at no extra charge.

To find out more and to receive complimentary access to explore new ebook resources, send your information to your Books Specialist, Jenni Wilson, using the form on this page. Or you can email jenni.wilson@proquest.com with your request.

Get in touch with Jenni to receive your access link: fill out the form below.


Watch the special October webinar for COPPUL - TAL - BCELN Libraries 
and get practical tips and tools to help students and faculty:

Using Subscriptions to Enhance Remote Learning

Ebook Central subscriptions like Academic Complete and College Complete can be powerful tools for enhancing remote learning. After this session, attendees will have the knowledge to: locate titles applicable to various courses, create lists of books and recommend them to students and faculty, and discover Ebook Central tools that assist with research and instruction. 

Academic Complete: Strategically Build Your Ebook Collection with a Core Base

Academic Complete offers libraries an affordable, critical mass of 187,000+ multidisciplinary ebooks with unlimited, multi-user access, powerful research tools, and DRM-free chapter downloads. Because we focus on quality over quantity and never add fillers, a higher percentage of our titles are likely to be used for longer periods of time. Unique attributes include:

  • Exclusive titles from key publishers like Wiley
  • Free Book Display Widget (Library Thing)
  • Select elements of Syndetics Unbound, e.g., You May Also Like, About the Author, Altmetrics, Awards, Subject Tags
  • Session and user-based usage data with Patron Analytics

Highlights in Academic Complete:

Top 10 Subject Additions by number of titles
  Medical   1080
  Social Studies   480
  History   455
  Education   445
  Religion   390
  Business & Economics   350
  Political Science   290
  Law   270
  Literary Criticism   265
  Science   255
Top 10 Publisher Additions by Number of Titles
  Bloomsbury Publishing UK   1290
  GIDEON Informatics   745
  Taylor & Francis   375
  Walter de Gruyter   340
  Schweitzer Fachinformationen   340
  CoreSource   300
  Oxford University Press   240
  Teacher Created Materials   180
  SAGE Publications   178
  Taylor & Francis   100


College Complete: Ebooks to Facilitate Teaching, Learning & Research Outcomes

In addition to covering all academic subject areas, College Complete’s more than 54,000 titles comprise guides, manuals, handbooks, case studies and other research materials relevant to students seeking jobs in manufacturing, nursing, electrical engineering, construction, and other trades. You'll find:

  • More than 130 university presses are represented, along with...
  • Hundreds of renowned publishers including: ABC CLIO, CENGAGE, Elsevier, McGraw-Hill Education, Packt, SAGE, Springer, Taylor & Francis and Wolters Kluwer
  • The collection features 5,000+ Doody's, CHOICE and RCL award winners
  • As with Academic Complete, all books are available with unlimited, multi-user access and DRM-free chapter downloads

In 2019 we added over 6,300 titles and in 2020, so far we've added nearly 2,700 titles in College Complete.
Here's what's new:

Top 10 Subject Additions by number of titles
  Business & Economics   490
  Computers   425
  Social Science   380
  History   310
  Political Science   155
  LIterary Criticism   150
  Philosophy   120
  Science   110
  Technology & Engineering   110
  Biography & Autobiography   105
Top 10 Publisher Additions by number of titles
  Bloomsbury Publishing UK   435
  Packt Publishing   360
  Primento   165
  CoreSource   150
  John Wiley & Sons   145
  Business Expert Press   125
  Firebrand Technologies   115
  Emerald Publishing Limited   105
  Cambridge Scholars Publishing   100
  Taylor & Francis   100


Canada Ebook Subscription:
High Demand Content That's Accessible, Affordable and Available 

With a growing selection of more than 11,000 cross-disciplinary, Canada-specific titles – including more than 2,000 French language titles – the Canada Ebook Subscription covers all levels of the academic curriculum. Among the 160 contributors are:

  • Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute
  • Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Athabasca University Press
  • Canadian Museum of History
  • Les Presses de l’Université du Québec
  • Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal
  • McGill-Queens University Press
  • Orca Book Publishers
  • University of Calgary Press

In 2019, we added over 500 titles and in 2020, so far, we’ve added over 270 titles in our Canadian Ebook Subscription.
Here’s what’s new:

Top 10 Subject Additions by number of titles
  History   90
  Political Science   80
  Social Science   70
  Literary Criticism   35
  Biography & Autobiography   20
  Business & Economics   20
  Education   15
  Art   15
  Nature   15
  Law   15
Top 10 Publisher Additions by number of titles
  McGill-Queens University Press   170
  eBound Canada   75
  Wilfred Laurier University   55
  Dundurn Group   45
  University of Toronto Press   35
  Athabasca University Press   30
  University of Ottawa Press   20
  CoreSource   15
  Brill Academic Publishers   10
  University of British Columbia Press   10
  ECW Press   10


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