ORCCA Resource Library
A searchable compilation of climate adaptation resources and tools to support your work.
The ORCCA Resource Library is a publicly accessible and searchable collection of adaptation documents, tools, and products.
About the ORCCA Library
The goal of the ORCCA Resource Library is to connect users with information related to climate change adaptation relevant to Great Lakes communities and Ontarians in general. Users are also able to share resources by uploading relevant content to the library. New uploads are reviewed before they are posted. Navigate and select from reports, videos, infographics and more on climate adaptation in Ontario, based on your interests, target audience, preferred medium, and other filters.
How to search and access the resources
Search bar: Enter keywords to narrow your search. The search bar considers words from resource titles, descriptions, authors, climate change impacts, and focus areas.
Clear search: Return to the full list of resources.
Filter: select multiple categories under filters (selections will appear in blue bubbles below the drop down menus)
Clear filter: Select multiple categories under filters. Selections will appear in blue bubbles below the drop down menus.
Clear filter: Click on the blue bubble to remove a specific selection/filter.
Resource Submission Form
Is a resource missing? Fill out the form below to let us know, and we’ll review it before adding it.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How do I search for a product in the ORCCA Resource Library?
If you are looking for a specific product, or have a specific aspect of adaptation that you would like to explore you can select filters, which will help to narrow your search (e.g., sector, adaptation focus, or climate impacts). You may also use the Search function to find a resource. This approach may be most helpful if you know the specific title of the item you are looking for, or are looking for a specific author.
How can I search for similar or related products?
If there are related products to the particular one you have found, these will be listed in the “Related Products” section on the product page. Alternatively, you can search for similar products by exploring similar keywords or the organization.
I know of a product related to climate change adaptation, but don’t see it in the Library. How can I upload a resource?
Who can I contact for more information?
The content of the ORCCA Resource Library is for information purposes only and does not constitute advice. ORCCA accepts no responsibility for and excludes all liability in connection with browsing these resources, use of information or downloading any materials from it, including but not limited to any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or misleading or defamatory statements. The information in these resources might include opinions or views which, unless expressly stated otherwise, are not necessarily those of ORCCA or any person in relation to whom they would have any liability or responsibility. Inclusion of a product on this Website does not constitute an endorsement of its content or recommendations by Natural Resources Canada.