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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
This collection of ebooks facilitates the broad distribution of excellent scholarship in Canada and internationally. This collection contains publications from the following Canadian Universities:

  • University of Toronto Press

  • McGill-Queen's University Press

  • Presses de l'Université Laval

  • UBC Press

  • Presses de l'Université de Montréal

  • Presses de l'Université du Québec

  • AU Press

  • University of Regina Press

  • Wilfrid Laurier University Press

  • University of Alberta Press

Fairchild Books Library provides content that covers a full spectrum of topics in fashion including construction, draping, fashion business management, history, illustration, journalism, marketing, promotion, theory, pattern making, styling, product development, sustainable fashion, textiles, and more.

Fairchild Books Library is part of Bloomsbury Fashion Central.
Foreign Law Guide (FLG) is an essential database offering relevant information on sources of foreign law, including complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources in one virtual destination. Broad in content and global in scope, the FLG is an indispensable resource for comparative law research and a fundamental tool for developing a foreign and comparative law collection. Approximately 190 jurisdictions are systemically covered and updated by a global team of experts.
Gartner Insights provides accurate and current research for the technology industry, informed by Gartner-specific research methodologies to help you:

  • Find information technology-related research.

  • Translate complex IT issues.

  • Conduct market analysis for IT decision makers.

The tool also provides comprehensive advice, meaningful analysis and educates you on anticipated issues. Gartner offers the combined brainpower of 1,900+ research analysts and consultants who advise executives in 80+ countries every day, helping you make smarter and faster decisions.
GlobalData Explorer is a comprehensive database including cross-sector and market data such as sector activity indicators and global ads, expert analysis, thematic research, business fundamentals, and alternative data such as tenders, job analytics. GD Explorer meets the needs of multiple disciplines and departments with cross sector coverage.

When accessing GlobalData Explorer and after entering your TMU credentials, should you encounter a landing page with a login, just click on IP Access which will take you directly to GlobalData Explorer. Click here to see an example.
The Hit Songs Deconstructed platform offers unparalleled insight into the craft and trends behind today’s hit songs and empowers music industry professionals with actionable data and analysis that can't be found anywhere else. It is the only resource that unites compositional analytics for the Hot 100 Top 10 with analysis of the songwriting and production techniques that went into crafting them.
InCites Benchmarking & Analytics is a customized, web-based research evaluation tool that can help you develop your research strategy. InCites B&A allows you to analyze institutional productivity, monitor collaboration activity, identify influential researchers, showcase strengths, and discover areas of opportunity.

How to access InCites:
- Users will need to log in using their existing EndNote Web, Web of Science, or Journal Citation Reports account.
- New users need to register for an InCites account by entering email address and password from Toronto Metropolitan University computer.
SciVal is an on-line bibliometric tool based on the Scopus database that offers research metrics such as publications and citations. Using advanced data analytics, SciVal processes large amounts of data to generate uniquely tailored reports, which include visualizations such as charts, graphs and tables.

How to access SciVal:
- Users will need to log in using their existing Elsevier or ScienceDirect account.
- New users need to register for an SciVal account using their Ryerson credentials.