Online Books & Course Texts


Full-text access to more than 80 medical titles, including:

(by Taylor & Francis)

Forensic and Law Enforcement 
"Featuring works by esteemed criminologists and forensic practitioners, this unparalleled e-library boasts an ever-growing number of essential references in crisis management and negotiation methods, arson and homicide investigation, expert witnessing, and forensic pathology. This versatile invaluable product is well-suited to the needs of the smallest of sheriff’s departments to large governmental law enforcement agencies, such as the CIA, DEA, and FBI".

Homeland Security
"From emergency response and disaster planning to counterterrorism, this eBook collection includes resources for emergency preparedness and response to terrorist attacks and natural disasters, transportation security, biodefense, detection of radioactive and radiological materials, and research on next-generation security technologies".   

eBook Academic Collection 

(includes Audiobooks)


This EBSCO collection contains more than 119,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles. Includes Short Stories and covers subject areas such as: Criminology, Education, Fire Science, Leadership, Medical, Political Science, Social Science, and many others.

  • View EBSCO's eBooks LibGuide for detailed information including searching/reading/downloading eBooks, tutorials, and much more.



eBook Nursing Collection

Designed for use in hospitals, medical institutions and academic institutions with nursing or allied health programs, this subscription collection features 550 hand-selected, quality ebooks that focus on the needs of nursing professionals, including clinical guides, evidence-based practice manuals, practical handbooks and professional growth titles

JBI Synthesis Science in Healthcare Online Books 

Using the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) model, healthcare professionals assess the world’s best primary literature, applying a strict methodology to evaluate for relevancy, accuracy, and scientific credibility; synthesize and transfer the evidence; then use it to provide the best possible patient care. This collection consists of seven titles.


(replaces eCPS)

Canadian Pharmacists Association. Now includes the following:

  • CPS: Compendium of Pharmaceuticals & Specialties
  • CTC 7: Compendium of Therapeutic Choices                                       
  • CPMA 2: Compendium of Products For Minor Ailments      
  • CTMA 2: Compendium of Therapeutics For Minor Ailments       
  • Lexi Interact      
  • Patient handouts


Access the full-text of several medical textbooks:

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Thomson Reuters ProView

ProView is the way to read Thomson Reuters e-books, published primarily for the legal, accounting, human resources, and tax professions.

Online access is provided to the following titles, licensed by JIBC:

  • Admissibility of Statements, Ninth Edition
  • Breathalyzer Law in Canada: The Prosecution and Defence of Drinking and Driving Offences, 4th Edition
  • Canadian Criminal Code Offences
  • Canadian Criminal Procedure, Sixth Edition
  • Canadian Emergency Management and Response Manual: A Guide to the Law and Practice
  • Criminal Code Driving Offences: A Companion Text for Breathalyzer Law In Canada
  • DNA: A Practical Guide
  • Electronic Evidence in Canada 
  • Search and Seizure Law in Canada
  • The Law of Fraud and Related Offences
  • Weapons Offences Manual
  • Wiretapping and Other Electronic Surveillance: Law and Procedure

Off-campus access is available to JIBC faculty/staff and students. Please contact the Library for a Username and Password.

Last updated May 17, 2019