Values and Benefits


We value the health of Canadians. We believe that equitable access to quality health information will increase research capacity, improve the health of Canadians, and save lives.

We value fairness and transparency in our business model and believe that all our subscribers must benefit from group purchase discounts.

We value the transfer of knowledge and believe this is achievable through universal access to current health research and evidence. 

Subscriber Benefits

  • Single point of contact. Receive technical support, manage license agreements, and receive invoices from single contact. 
  • Trustworthy resources. University-evaluated and selected databases and websites.
  • Consortia pricing. Fair, stable and consistent pricing.
  • Licensing Expertise. Licensing access to published information is complex and expensive. Use the combined experience and knowledge of the University of Calgary and University of Alberta Health Sciences libraries to get the best resources at the best price.