The Dictionary of Canadian Biography / Dictionnaire biographique du Canada
Browse this awesome resource! To view the 100 biographies most frequently read in English or in French, click on the language of your choice.
Visit the entries for local “celebs” Dr. James Naismith & R. Tait McKenzie. Enjoy!
The Canadian Encyclopedia
The Canadian Encyclopedia is a fact-checked information source published by Historica Canada. Search over 14,000 available articles on numerous subjects including history, popular culture, events, people, places, politics, arts, First Nations, sports and science. Articles are published in French and English.
Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters
This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.