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See what your friends are reading. Keep track of what you’ve read. Make a list of books you’d like to read. Discuss the books you love.
An online collection of animated talking picture books that teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.
A great option for adventurous young readers who want to grow beyond picture books! Over 300 titles for reading levels from grades 3-6, including early reader chapter books, children’s classics, graphic novels, children’s audiobooks, and new National Geographic videos.
An online audiobook collection for children from Kindergarten to grade 12. Full-length audiobooks are unabridged and of the highest quality. With your library card you get unlimited access to this wonderful resource.
A middle school and high school collection containing over 400 titles, including a vast array of YA/Teen novels and audiobooks, classics, poetry, short stories, graphic novels, and world-class educational videos from National Geographic.
Full-text newspapers, magazines, reference books, and authoritative and current health and wellness information.
World Book Encyclopedia
A comprehensive and authoritative online solution to help meet the diverse information needs of students, educators, public library patrons, and families.
This database includes census, church, court and immigration records from Canada and other areas. Discover the world’s largest online family history resource. NOTE: Access to this database is only available through the library computers.
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre
A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of current issues. The database provides information on 100 key topics of interest to Canadian researchers, each with an overview, point, counterpoint, and Critical Thinking Guide.
An award winning pre-K to grade 3 database for reading and research. It includes built-in reading and research tools for emerging readers, educational games, and multimedia help. Try out Pebble Go Animals and Pebble Go Earth & Science.
A suite of online career guidance and planning tools designed for people of all ages. You can shop careers, explore education and training options, build your own portfolio, or set up a career development network in your community. You’ll need your library card number if you use your home computer.
Search titles and authors, book series, discussion guides, awards, display ideas, curriculum materials, and more. A complete set of online readers’ advisory tools.
Consumer Health Complete
A comprehensive database with rich content including hundreds of full-text journals, videos, and full-text medical reference books and encyclopedias.
Teen Health and Wellness
A comprehensive database that allows teens and those who care about teens to research health-related issues. It’s a research tool and a self-help resource.
The Internet Movie Database (abbreviated IMDb) is an online database of information related to films, television programs, and video games, taking in actors, production crew, fictional characters, biographies, plot summaries, and trivia.