Discover the history of you using the largest online family history resource available. Note: This e-resource is only available in the library, using library computers or wifi.
Find your family. Discover yourself. Learn where you came from, and get to know who you are. Our free family tree gets you started.
Consumer-oriented health content, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Small Business Help
A step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit organization.
Encyclopedia Britannica is three sites in one: Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Centre for older students and adults. Conduct research, complete homework assignments, and work on special projects.
World Book Encyclopedia
The current encyclopedia, with a special “World Book Kids” section. Log in using your 14-digit library card number with no spaces.
Learn a Language
Auto Repair Source
Do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most domestic and imported vehicles. New repair procedures, TSBs and updates are added on a regular basis.
Pass your official G1 driving test faster and more effectively by using this online G1 test simulator.
The secret to finding great books! Includes reading recommendations, reviews, articles, lists, and more.
Canadian Points of View
Writing a persuasive essay? Searching for a good debate topic? Look here for resources that present diverse views on important issues and events.
Literary Reference Center Plus
This extensive resource provides relevant information on thousands of authors and their works. Includes articles, literary criticism, plot summaries, book reviews, biographies and interviews, plus the full text of thousands of classic novels, short stories and poems. Great for students!
Contains full-text editions of nearly 100 of the most popular children’s magazines, plus relevant photos, maps and flags. Great for kids in elementary school!
Canadian Reference Centre
Leading Canadian and international magazines in full-text, plus full text for leading Canadian newspapers and newswires. Includes full text of Consumer Reports and the Hamilton Spectator.
*To locate Consumer Reports, select publications at the top and type in ‘Consumer’ in the 'Browsing' box
Full text of magazines, reference books and primary source documents that cover a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues. Also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags. PDF back files are available as far back as 1922 for some publications.