One Library Card = 50+ Online Resources
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Ancestry Library Edition :This database provides historical coverage for Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. It includes census, vital, church, court and immigration records as well as WWI Draft Registration Cards, Federal Slave Narratives, and a strong Civil War Collection. Includes images, indexes, and historical maps. In Library Use ONLY
Canadian Point of View (EBSCO) This full-text database is designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides information on 100 key topics of interest to Canadian researchers, with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. Topics include environment, human rights, race, substance abuse and many more.
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the world’s most complete source of consumer-oriented health content. Written for the lay person, CHC is designed to allow students to learn about every major disease and condition, and also contains valuable information on anatomy and human biology. The database is built around thousands of full-text, evidence-based, health reports – the same reports trusted as handouts by many hospitals around the world.
EBSCO : is a database provider of research material covering subject areas of current affairs, business, politics, health, new books, children and youth reading. This database provider offers comprehensive health information in FRENCH.
Frontier Life Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters:This digital collection of primary source documents includes material from the Hudson Bay Archives, the Glenbow Museum and Archives of Manitoba that helps us to understand early settler life in English colonies from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas. Frontier Life brings together documents from sixteen archives and libraries around the world. Access to this collection has been made possible by Adam Matthew, Consortia Canada and 18 leading academic institutions.
GALE : A suite of online research databases covering broad subject areas of Art, History, Health, Geography, Social Sciences, Math, Careers, and Virtual Reference such as pictures. There are databases suitable for all levels of research from children to teens to adults.
Mango is an online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages. The engaging interactive lessons are not only fun, they are designed to increase your ability to use the language skills you develop. It’s the fast, easy and most effective way to learn to speak a foreign language! Mobile apps for Android and iPhone available.
NoveList Find your next read – NoveList is an adult readers’ advisory service. It provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles including author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more! Covers thousands of fiction series making it one of the most comprehensive treatments of series available.
RBdigital, the world’s largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for areading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library’s collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.
Santé en français fournit des rapports faciles à lire avec des renseignements scientifiquement fondés dans le domaine de la santé. Ces rapports couvrant diverses maladies, conditions et traitements sont vérifiés par des médecins et reflètent les données les plus récentes.
Service Ontario : the single service portal for the provincial government. Services delivered include health card registration, birth, marriage and death certificates, driver and vehicle licensing, business registration, fishing and hunting licenses, address changes and newborn registration services
World Book Student : Learning is an adventure with this multi-media online version of World Book Encyclopedia. A great reference for students of all ages, as well as their parents.