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Monday 9am-1pm
Tuesday 9am-8pm
Wednesday 9am-8pm
Thursday 9am-8pm
Saturday 9am-1pm

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Online Resources

Canada Reference Centre logo Canadian Reference Centre provides easy access to full text for an optimal research experience. Users will find this database helpful for research on Canada or to keep up with current events in Canada. This database also includes international content for research on Canada's global involvement.
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre logo Canadian Points of View Reference Centre contains more than 180 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing Argument). Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students' ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues and write or debate an effective argument on the topic.
Consumer Health Complete logo Consumer Health Complete offers a well-rounded collection of full-text content from a variety of relevant source types, including journals, magazines, books, pamphlets, images, videos and more. Included are more than 240 full-text health reference books and encyclopedias.
Master File Logo MasterFILE Premier contains full text for general reference magazines and publications that cover a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues.
Multilingual Health Databases Content within the Multilingual Health Databases includes answers to 200 of the most common health questions, written in an easily digestible format at a 3rd-7th grade reading level. Included alongside this evidence-based health information are many detailed medical illustrations.
Novelist K-8 NoveList K-8- Created especially for children and the adults who work with them, NoveList K-8 is an online database of reading recommendations which encourages reader success. Featuring an easty-to-use interface, kids can use it to find the right books for their reading levels and interests.
Novelist logo NoveList- Created especially for people who love books, NoveList is the online database for reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. Helping readers of all ages find just the right book to read, this comprehensive source of pupular and professional book information includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
Search Primary logo Primary Search provides students with encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. In addition, the database includes full-text popular magazines including those from Cricket Media, such as Ladybug and Spier. Other magazines include Highlights, Junior Scholastic and dozens more.
Auto Repair Reference Center Auto Repair Reference Center contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufactures of domestic and imported vehicles. New reapair procedures, TSBs and updates are added to the product on a regular basis. All of the content has been created by ASE certified technicians.
Ancestry Library logo Ancestry Library, the world’s largest online family history resource can give your library, family history center, school or archive instant access to hundreds of years of history in billions of historical documents and millions of historical photos from all over the world.
Gale Cengage learning logo Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).
Kids infobits logo Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It's a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate content covering a broad range of educational topics. It features a modern, graphical interface, great new content from trusted sources, more intuitive navigation, improved resources, and much more.
Connect Youth Connect Youth is an online resource for local sources to help teens with many questions they may have on topics such as: looking for a new job, spirituality, eating disorders, drug and alcohol problems, legal help, finanial education, basic needs, etc.

What Should I read next

What Should I Read Next? Is a free online resource that recommends your next read based on your preference of authors and/or books.

Tumblebook Library


Tumblebooks - Collection of online books for children. Includes unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, as well as books in other languages.