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Using Library Services and Resources
Finding and Accessing Standards and Codes
Please note that the National Building Code and derivatives (including Alberta versions of the codes) are available as a free download for personal use.
Check the Standards and Codes guide for more information about accessing our collection.
Reading Current Newspapers/Periodicals
The Library subscribes to a number of popular Canadian and International newspapers as well as periodicals such as magazines, trade publications, and academic journals.
Below is a list of the most popular newspapers the Library has digital access to:
You can search for a specific publication or search for keywords in the main library search and narrow to newspapers.
You can also search Canadian Newsstream for urban, rural, and community daily and weekly newspapers:
Canadian Newsstream This link opens in a new window Provides access to Canadian daily and weekly newspapers with articles dating back to the early 1980s. Includes urban, rural and community news and publications from across the country.