Search a wide variety of electronic databases that provide in-depth information, and full-text articles from Canadian, U.S., and international sources.
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Alphabetical Listing of Databases
A to Z World Travel
A to Z World Travel contains 150 world city travel guides and 175 country travel guides with latest-generation content, images and audio. No other travel content product packs the editorial knowledge, visual excitement, and audio experience. Extensive travel guides include maps, photographs, and language learning audio.
Ancestry Library EditionIn Library use only
An enhanced library version of Ancestry.com, a popular genealogy research tool that provides digital access to U.S., U.K and Canadian census returns, vital statistics, military records, ships' passenger lists, directories, parish records, family trees, maps and forms.
AccessScience McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online
Comprehensive information and illustrations in all scientific and technological fields, with biographical information, and related web sites. Recommended for high school and undergraduate students.
This audiobook collection has over 1000 fiction, non-fiction and Spanish titles. Titles are always available and there is no downloading involved. Please note: This product uses Flash.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Automotive diagnostic and repair information, service bulletins and recalls, wiring diagrams.
Books and Authors
Explore the latest genre fiction and the best nonfiction! Search by author, title or genre, or use the "Who? What? Where? When?" tool to limit your search to exactly what you want.
Business Insights: Essentials
Detailed company and industry news and information - company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, etc.
Business Index ASAP 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Magazine information for businesses and professionals.
Full text access to most Canadian major dailies. News delayed seven days.
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre
This database will help students and researchers investigate the multiple sides of current issues. Including videos, newspaper and magazine articles, and specially written reports, the information available will help users see the various reactions and opinions surrounding hotly debated topics, with a special concentration on Canadian points of view.
Canadian Research Index
Detailed citations for scientific and technical reports, statistical and annual reports and policy papers from all levels of the Canadian government and institutions.
This online resource provides interactive career guidance with in-depth profiles of careers, colleges and universities. Special features include: multimedia interviews, career and learning style assessment tools, and a personal portfolio with a built- in résumé builder.
Comprehensive access to a broad range of Canadian business periodicals, with file depth back to the early 1980s.
Full-text articles from over 450 Canadian periodicals and daily news sources, plus indexing for an additional 1,200 more.
CBCA Current Events
Current events such as politics, business, the arts, sports, and any other kind of news.
Canadian information in the field of education, with file depth back to the 1970s.
Access to a wide diversity of Canadian periodicals ranging from academic titles in the social sciences, humanities, and sciences to general magazines.
Consumer Reports Online
ConsumerReports.org provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice across several franchises. Each product includes an overview and a ratings report card, as well as tester reviews & recommendations. Additional information includes brand reliability and user reviews, plus news, blogs, forums and video content.
Contemporary Authors (Gale Group)
Biographical information on more than 120,000 modern authors, including literary greats of the early 20th century whose works are popular in high school and college curriculums.
CPI.Q. (Canadian Periodicals) 1988 - present (Gale Group)
Full text or abstracts from a comprehensive list of Canadian and international publications, including full text of selected sections of The Globe and Mail.
Job hunting? Use Cypress Resume to create your resume and cover letter. Just fill out your personal information, choose the type of job you are seekingand select the job statements that reflect your skills and qualifications. You will end up with a formatted resume to help impress your future employers.
Discovering Collection (Gale Group)
In-depth reference content for the core curriculum areas of Literature, History, Biographies, Science, and Social Studies. Suitable for Kindergarten through grade 12.
Encyclopaedia Britannica Online
Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia and the Britannica Book of the Year. Through this service, you can find more than 118,000 articles, over 14,000 illustrations, including photographs, drawings, maps, and flags; and more than 215,000 entries--including definitions, pronunciation guides, and word histories.
Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
The largest educational publishing project in the province's history, the Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan, is now online for the world to see. It currently features approximately 2,300 entries about the province with more than 1,000 accompanying charts, graphs, maps, tables and photographs.
Expanded Academic ASAP 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Articles from scholarly, trade and general-interest publications, as well as references for The New York Times.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
General Business File ASAP 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Analysis of company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics.
General Reference Center Gold 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Current events, popular culture, business and industry, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
Global Road Warrior
The Global Road Warrior database contains detailed cultural, travel, communications, business travel, security, money and banking, transportation, and technical travel information for 175 countries worldwide. Also included are extensive collections of maps, flags, illustrations and photos.
Grant ConnectIn Library use only
Grant Connect provides searchable, detailed information on all Canadian grantmaking founndations, hundreds of corporate community investment programs, as well as government funding programs. It also includes American foundations that will fund Canadian charities.
Health and Wellness Resource Center 1980 - present (Gale Group)
General Canadian & U.S. public health, medical and drug information from a variety of health periodicals, newspapers, dictionaries and reference books, with links to health organizations.
Health Reference Center Academic 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Canadian & U.S. public health, OH&S, medical and drug information, from a collection of general interest health and fitness magazines, medical and professional periodicals, reference books and pamphlets. Designed for nursing and allied health students, as well as consumer health researchers.
Heritage Quest Online
A searchable database providing access to U. S. Federal Census records from 1790 onwards, PERSI (a PERiodical Source Index to genealogy and local history periodicals for both the US and Canada), and digitized copies of genealogy and local history books.
Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center
Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center provides comprehensive full text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today. Subject areas include arts & crafts; collecting; games & electronics; model building; home & leisure; needlework; outdoors & nature; and scrapbooking & papercraft. This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby-enthusiast.
Home Improvement Reference Center
This database provides users with detailed, user-friendly "how-to" information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects. Subject coverage includes electrical, plumbing, home decorating and much more.
InfoTrac OneFile 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Millions of news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. Updated daily.
Junior Edition 2002 - present (Gale Group)
Information for students in grades 5 to 9 on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports, etc.
Kid's Edition 2002 - present (Gale Group)
Information for students in Kindergarten through grades 5 on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, etc.
Kids InfoBits (Gale Group)
Information for students in Kindergarten through grade 5 on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
Learning Express Library
An interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. This product was created in the United States and the tests are based on American testing standards. Canadian standards may be different.
LegalTrac 1980 - present (Gale Group)
Use this database to find articles in all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers.
Literature Resource Center-LRC, Scribner, Twayne US, Twayne English, and Twayne World Authors (Gale Group)
Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of more than 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline.
Mango is an online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages, such as French, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese and much more. Mango also has English as a Second Language courses. If you would like Mango to track your progress, make sure you create a profile when you first log in.
ProDemand In Library use only
Automotive and diagnostic repair information. View colour wiring diagrams, technical service bulletins, and visit the "Vintage" section for vehicles back to the 1960's. To start click on the "Member Login" button.
Use a favourite author or title to locate other authors and titles of interest - or find books by subject, plot or series name. The site also includes award winners and genre reading lists.
Fiction guide for children and young adults. Includes book reviews, reading lists of recommended or award winning books, teacher resources and much more!
Looking for Opposing Viewpoints? Try Canadian Points of View Reference Centre for a Canadian perspective.
Heard any good books lately? Download your favourites onto your computer or portable listening device and take them wherever you go!
Read newspapers from around the world in the comfort of your own home! PressDisplay provides online access to today's newspapers in full-color, full-page format and has up to a 60 day archive. Get access to more than 1700 newspapers from 92 countries in 48 languages.
Note: Only a limited number of concurrent users are allowed on at one time, so please log off when you are finished.
Repère 1980 - present (SDM)
410,000 références d'articles de périodiques de langue française avec le texte intégral de 20,000 articles et les adresses de 9,000 articles en texte intégral sur Internet.
Small Business Resource Center
Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources and franchising. It also contains a variety of sample business plans by real-life entrepreneurs.
Student Edition 1985 - present (Gale Group)
Information for grades 9 to 12 on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, sports, history, etc.
Online collection of animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which they can read, or have read to them. The TumbleBook Library collection can be accessed from any computer that has an Internet connection. No log in required, and it's free!
This collection features over 400 titles for middle schoolers and teens. It features YA novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, graphic novels and videos from National Geographic. No login required.Please note: This product uses Flash.
This online collection features over 3000 titles for reading levels grades 3 - 6. The collection includes early chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and new National Geographic videos. No login required.Please note: This product uses Flash.
World Book Online Reference Center
Online reference source containing every article from the 22-volume print set plus thousands more. Includes a dictionary plus extensive graphic and multimedia enhancements, related articles from major newspapers and magazines and much more.
World Book - L'Encyclopédie Découverte
L'Encyclopédie Découverte est écrite à un niveau approprié pour les jeunes utilisateurs dont le français est la langue maternelle, ainsi que pour les éléves plus âgés et les adultes pour qui le français est une langue seconde.