Research Links

SFU's archival services for faculty

Archives offers reference services to assist faculty, students, researchers, and administrators in the identification and use of primary sources of information. It also aids in the management of the University's current records, and provides advice and guidance to faculty and administrators on compliance with provincial and federal legislation in the areas of records management, freedom of information, privacy protection and copyright.

SFU access to citation databases

The SFU Library subscribes to a number of citation databases, including SciVal, Essential Science Indicators, the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) on the Web, and Web of Science.

Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)

The AUCC is the national voice for Canadian universities, representing 95 public and private not-for-profit universities and university degree-level colleges.

Canadian Council on Animal Care

CCAC is the national organization responsible for setting and maintaining standards for the care and use of animals in research, teaching, and testing throughout Canada.

Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

The Trade Commissioner Service provides connections to a network of international contacts, assists with the commercialization of Canadian innovations abroad, assists in the sourcing of innovative technologies and partnerships, and provides financial support to increase the Canadian innovation capacity.

Canada's International Gateway

Canada's International Gateway is a website of the Government of Canada that provides information on immigration, studying and doing business in Canada, and development cooperation.

CFI's Research Facilities Navigator

The CFI Research Facilities Navigator is a searchable directory of participating research labs and facilities in universities, colleges and research hospitals across Canada that are open to working with business

Concierge Service, Government of Canada

Concierge Service is the place where Canadian enterprises can find information and guidance to access government programs and resources in support of business innovation.

Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) Report on Science Performance Assessment

In 2010, in order to help guide future funding reallocations for the Discovery Grants Program, the federal Minister of Industry, on behalf of NSERC, posed the following question to the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA): What do the scientific evidence and the approaches used by other funding agencies globally have to offer, in terms of performance indicators and related best practices in the context of research in the natural sciences and engineering, carried out at universities, colleges, and polytechnics?

Discovery Parks

Discovery Parks is British Columbia's leading developer of office and research space designed for technology and biotechnology companies.

The Global Innovation Index

The Global Innovation Index is an annual ranking of world economies’ innovation capabilities and results.

Interagency Advisory Panel on Research Ethics

Supports the development and evolution of the joint (CIHR, NSERC, and SSHRC) research ethics policy the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (TCPS 2)

Open Access Policy

Simon Fraser University’s goal to be Canada’s most engaged research university invites us to find ways of sharing the research output and creative work of the University with the wider community. The University is therefore committed to making accessible and preserving the products of research with the broadest possible community, including other scholars, practitioners, policy makers, and the public at large.

For further information, please visit the SFU Library's website.

Review of Federal Support to Research and Development

This six-member expert panel was established by the Government of Canada to review three types of R&D initiatives and to report back to the Minister of State (Science and Technology) with concrete recommendations.

Science, Technology and Innovation Council (STIC)

STIC is an advisory body that provides the Government of Canada with external policy advice on science and technology issues, and provides regular national reports that measure Canada's science and technology performance against international standards of excellence.