October 2016: Hockey

It’s October, which means that the NHL season is starting up!  Below are selected resources about hockey and its social implications on Scholars Portal services. For more resources, visit the Books, Journals, Dataverse, or GeoPortal platforms.

Breaking the ice: the Black experience in professional hockey Refereeing identity: the cultural work of Canadian hockey novels Stickhandling through the margins: First Nations hockey in Canada Canada's game: hockey and identity Hockey and philosophy


Journal Articles


Angus Reid Hockey Night in Canada Poll, 2014
This survey examines Canadian’s opinion of the new Hockey Night in Canada format and on the role of hockey in Canadian society and culture.

Source: Dataverse
Arenas Point
This geospatial layer includes all the arenas in Canada that are open to the public.

Source: GeoPortal