E-Resources

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition: About. Ancestry® Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more from countries all over the world.

The Atlas of Canada

A key source of geographic information. The atlas provides a selection of interactive and historical maps and geographical data available for reference or downloading.

The Best Start Hub

Best Start Hubs offer a mix of services to families. Children and parents can participate in early learning programs such as circle time and creative activities, literacy programs as well as exploring a variety of play opportunities.

Canada 411

Free people search, reverse phone search, and business telephone directory.

Career Cruising

Career Cruising offers a suite of online career guidance and planning tools designed for people of all ages. Using our tools, you can find the right career explore education and training options, build your own portfolio, or manage your school’s course selection process.

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.

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 [ar des médecins et reflètent les données les plus récentes.

Dictionary.com

All the words you could ever need, right online!

Ebsco Audiobooks

Find a wide variety of downloadable audio books available in fiction and non-fiction.

Ebsco Canadian Reference Centre

Canadian Reference Centre is the largest collection of regional full-text content available to Canadian schools and libraries. The database includes leading Canadian and international periodicals, reference books and biographies, plus thousands of images from the Canadian Press. 

Ebsco eBooks Public Library Collection

Give our patrons access to high-quality e-books covering a wide range of topics such as self-help, fitness, games, hobbies and cooking. This general reference e-book collection features titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and recommended titles from leading publishers.

Ebsco Masterfile Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents. It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

Ebsco Primary Search

Designed for elementary school libraries, Primary Search is a full-text database providing popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, including endangered species, famous musicians, fitness and space exploration.

Ebsco Research Databases

EBSCOhost Research Databases lets you search a wide variety of databases all at one time.

Encyclopedia.com

Encyclopedia.com has more than 100 trusted sources, including encyclopedias, dictionaries and thesauruses with facts, definitions, biographies, synonyms, pronunciation keys, word origin, and abbreviations.

Gale Chilton Library

Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Some of Chilton Library’s more popular features include:

  • Maintenance and specification tables that provide the unique data you need for each specific vehicle.
  • Step-by-step service and repair procedures, and labor estimating tool to help you confidently determine your next move.
  • Vacuum diagrams to simplify troubleshooting.
  • Wiring diagrams to help explain system operation.
  • Close-up photographs and illustrations for visual support.
  • ASE test prep quizzes for the most popular certification exams
  • A print button which allows you to easily print out what is needed.

Gale CPIQ Canadian Periodicals

Gale OneFile: CPI.Q, the award-winning electronic version of the Canadian Periodical Index, provides the most-requested Canadian reference information available. It includes more than 1,300 Canadian periodicals (more than 700 full text), a bilingual interface (English/French), indexing from 1980 forward, full-text articles from 1983 forward, The Globe and Mail, Maclean’s weekly magazine, and even travel handbooks from Fodor’s for Canadian destinations.

This vast collection is fully integrated, enabling users to search the entire database with a single query. It yields a variety of relevant periodical articles, biographies, company profiles, historical documents, science and technology essays, and much more.

Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.

Gale E-Books

Offer your users a hassle-free eBook experience, anytime, anywhere, on any device. The Gale eBooks platform provides comprehensive support from many of today’s top publishers, optimized for search, discovery, and integration across your library’s educational programs.

Gale General OneFile

Our largest general-interest periodical resource, General OneFile allows researchers to find the information they want quickly. With intuitive searching that mirrors Internet searches, users can easily tap into sources that are guaranteed for quality.

Most content in Gale General OneFile is full-text with no embargo and recommended by Bowker’s Magazines for Libraries. We’ve included reference, newspaper, and audio content that complements the resource’s robust collection of magazines and journals. With millions of articles available, Gale General OneFile serves a wide audience of readers.

Gale In Context: Elementary

Gale In Context: Elementary, formerly Kids InfoBits, gradually lets elementary school children gain comfort with research by delivering age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of subjects taught in the classroom like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more. Unlike other classroom databases, Elementary offers kids through grade 5 a platform with rich visuals that will encourage their natural curiosity and get them excited about learning. Access to magazine articles, maps, flags, images and more for students from Kindergarten through to the 5th Grade.

Gale Literature Resource Center

Gale Literature Resource Center is Gale’s most current, comprehensive, and reliable online literature resource, offering the broadest and most representative range of authors and their works, including a deep collection of full-text critical and literary analysis for literary studies. The resource provides researchers with unbounding literary resources to support their literary responses, literary analysis, and thesis statements through a diversity of scholars and critics that ensure all views and interpretations are represented.

Glassdoor

Explore Glassdoor

Millions of people are searching for jobs, salary information, company reviews, and interview questions. See what others are looking for on Glassdoor today.

HLoom

Free resume examples, templates, and tips to help with your job applications.

Home Improvement Reference Centre

The Home Improvement Reference Center (HIRC) is a full text database accessible via a custom EBSCO interface. It is intended for use in public and academic libraries and is designed to assist homeowners in do-it-yourself home repair, maintenance, and remodeling projects. Step-by-step instructions for thousands of projects in the areas of plumbing, outdoor, woodworking, electrical, and decorating are provided in high-quality PDF files. Additionally, thousands of articles from magazines and reference books provide tips and suggestions to supplement the step-by-step project instructions.
Users can conduct a keyword search or browse project categories from the home page to navigate to a specific home improvement project.

Indeed

Job Search by Indeed. The #1 job site in Canada. Search millions of jobs from thousands of job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites. Find your next job here!https://ca.indeed.com/

Libby

There are thousands of ebooks and audiobooks, hand-selected by your library, available for reading. Explore the collection through catalog guides, subjects, featured titles, and curated lists. It’s a delight to discover new books through Libby.

Library and Archives Canada

As the custodian of our distant past and recent history, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is a key resource for all Canadians who wish to gain a better understanding of who they are, individually and collectively. LAC acquires, processes, preserves and provides access to our documentary heritage and serves as the continuing memory of the Government of Canada and its institutions.

Literary Reference Center Plus

Literary Reference Center Plus is the definitive literary database covering all genres and timeframes. It includes thousands of full-text poems, short stories, synopses, critical essays, literary journals, reference books and author biographies, plus lesson plans and literary study guides. It gives students a complete foundation of literary reference works.

Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sports

Ministry of HeritageSportTourism and Culture Industries. Working to improve quality of life and promoting economic growth by supporting and delivering tourism and cultural experiences, supporting the arts and cultural industries and championing participation in sport and recreation activities across Ontario.

Novelist Plus

NoveList Plus is a database of book recommendations for all library workers who do readers’ advisory. Our expertise and passion for books and reading means you’ll always be able to provide the best help to the readers in your community. 

Novelist K-8 Pkus

NoveList K8 Plus is a database of book recommendations for all library workers who do readers’ advisory. Our expertise and passion for books and reading means you’ll always be able to provide the best help to the youngest readers in your community. Unique story elements.

Overdrive

Download digital Audio books and E-books anytime and then transfer to your portable devices or download the Libby app to your device. There is an amazing selection of material for everyone.

The Quotation Page

Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site for famous quotes, since 1994. We have over 28,000 quotations online from over 3,400 authors, and more are added daily.

TD Summer Reading Club

Each summer, kids can improve their reading skills while having fun! A wide variety of exciting activities is designed around a different theme each year. Check back each June for fun activities on the TDSRC website!

Teen Health & Wellness

The award-winning Teen Health & Wellness provides middle and high school students with up-to-date, nonjudgmental, straightforward curricular, and self-help support. Articles are correlated to state, national, and provincial standards, including Common Core Health and Science. Topics covered include diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying, LGBTQ+ issues, and more.

Thesaurus.com

Thesaurus.com is the world’s largest and most trusted free online thesaurus brought to you by Dictionary.com. For over 20 years, Thesaurus.com has been helping millions of people improve their mastery of the English language and find the precise word with over 3 million synonyms and antonyms.

Visual Dictionary Online

Welcome to the Visual Dictionary
Online
, the dictionary with a new
point of view.A quick glance at the index is all it takes to
connect words with images.Explore the 15 major themes to access
more than 6,000 images and see words
like never before.

Wawa-Municipality of Wawa

Discover Wawa! The town of Wawa’s official website that lists attractions, accommodations, restaurants etc. in and around the Wawa area.

wawa-news.com

Wawa’s 24 hour news source.

World Book

Education is World Book’s commitment and its editorial team is World Book’s strength. Each team member is dedicated to producing accurate and unbiased information by utilizing contemporary technological tools and following traditional practices of editorial excellence. For more than 100 years, World Book has promoted learning for the entire family through a range of products in which complex topics are concisely explained and vividly illustrated. An explicit goal is to help increase both reading fluency and comprehension in young readers. Encyclopedic content is updated continually and accessible 24/7 on a variety of devices. Innovative and readable, World Book will remain a trusted and useful resource at home, in the library, and in the classroom for years to com