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Canadian Studies: Find Books & ebooks

Selected resources in the RRU library for the study of Canada

Canadian History

Find books @RRU

The library's collection of books in print and electronic format  can be searched via the Discovery search tool. On the results page limit to books or ebooks.

To find books by topics on the study of Canada enter the keywords of the topic and  the word Canada.  Keep the search simple, you are  only searching a description of the book and not the full content.

Search terms and phrases for popular topics:

Possible search terms: 

 Regionalism  AND Canada
 Canada AND Peacekeeping
 canada AND sovereignty
 canada AND multiculturalism
 colonialism AND canada
 Canada AND "ethnic relations"

 For Indigineity:

    "natives peoples" AND Canada
    aboriginal AND canada
    "Indians of North America" AND canada
    indigenous AND Canada

For cultural industries:

    Canada AND "intellectual life"
    Canada AND "cultural policy"
    Canada AND Art
    Canada AND Nationalism
    Canada AND biculturalism
    Canada AND theatre
    Canada AND music
    Canada AND Communication AND Culture
    Canada AND "motion pictures"  ( for films)

also try these topics on the  advanced search form searching the phrases in the subject field:

    Canadian drama
    Canadian literature
    Canadian wit and humor

Find Books from BC Publishers

Database created by  publishers in British Columbia  of books in print and digital format.  

Can search by Reading lists such as  Award Winning Books from BC.

Click on image to access the database:

Canadian Literature

For full list  search the RRU library  Discovery search tool with this search strategy su:Canadian literature - History and Criticism