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This collection provides in depth access to a wide diversity of Canadian periodicals, ranging from academic titles to special interest publications to general magazines. The academic titles include the most prominent journals from the humanities, social sciences, sciences, and professions. Other magazines focus on opinion, public policy, children/youth, lifestyles, arts and culture, health, regional concerns, etc. CBCA Reference is ideal for those interested in the breadth and depth that constitutes Canada. CBCA is an index of over 700 current Canadian journals, newspapers and other media (such as news wires, broadcast transcripts and new book announcements). CBCA includes the indexing of 25 major American titles, some international journals (like Great Britain’s The Economist) and approximately 50 French language journals and many bilingual (English/French) journals published in Canada. CBCA offers full-text for approximately 300 titles. You can choose from the following databases for your search: Canadian Newsstand, CBCA Business, CBCA Current Events, CBCA Reference.