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Library Calendar of Events
Book Club
Fourth Wednesday of every month.
January
And the Birds Rained Down By Jocelyn Saucier and Rhonda Mullins

February
Mercy Among the Children By David Adams Richards
March
Heretic/Infidel By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

April
The Stone Carvers By Jane Urquhart
May
Trial of Passion By William Deverell

June
The Lost Highway By David Adams Richards
July
Up and Down By Terry Fallis
 



Now you can access online research databases in the library, from home or anywhere you access the Internet.
Note: You may need to enter your library card number.


 Use InfoTrac eCollections to search by subject. Click on your subject and only the relevant databases will be
 searched!



Detailed Database Descriptions

Ancestry Online
Genealogy research tool gives access to over 1 billion names, 3000 databases and primary resources. Covers Canada, the US, UK, and some European countries. English and French content.

Audience: High school and beyond.
Access: Use in Library Only
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Featuring essays published specifically for Canadian Points of View.

Audience: High school and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Chilton Library (Automotive Repair)
Represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available. Includes thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

Audience: High School and beyond.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Consumer Health Complete/Multilingual Health
Designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. Provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Try MultiLingual Health for health information in French & other languages.

Audience: General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Educators 200
Covers the latest technologies, developments, instruction and coaching breakthroughs as well as background information on child health and development.

Audience: Educators, tutors, coaches.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
General OneFile
A gigantic collection of millions of articles. Great for research papers and projects. Includes articles from business, technology, current events, economics, education, law, literature, art, politics, science, social science, sports, and more.

Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
General Reference Centre Gold
Integrates a variety of sources, including newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.

Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Newsstand (InfoTrac)
Get the scoop with an innovative Web-based newspaper database that lets you electronically search articles by title, headline, date, author, section and more. Choose from more than 1200 outstanding newspapers from around the world.

Audience: General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Novelist
Find your next read, fiction and nonfiction, by author, title, subject, genre.

Audience: General interest.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Novelist K-8
Find your next read for kids. Fiction and nonfiction reading suggestions for children.

Audience: K-8.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Our Ontario
Find digital images, text, audio and videos about Ontario history, heritage and culture. Search the collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, heritage and community groups, government agencies, and private collections in Ontario and across Canada via a single search portal. English and French content.

Audience: High school and beyond.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library
Overdrive AudioBook Digital Library
Download digital Audiobooks anytime and then transfer to your portable device! Browse the library and add audiobooks to your cart. When you're ready, you can check out your items using the simple online process.
Please Note: You will need to enter your library card number and PIN.

Audience: High school and beyond.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card
Teen Health and Wellness
Self-help for teens and young adults on topics including diseases and conditions; drugs and alcohol; nutrition and fitness; mental and emotional health; sexuality and sexual health; bullying; internet safety; green living; family life, and more.

Audience: Middle and high school students, parents and educators.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library



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