Duolingo is the best new way to learn a language as it is fun and addictive. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level up. A free account can be created to keep your preferences, settings and progress. Learn anytime, anywhere. Make your breaks and commutes more productive with their iPhone and Android apps.
NoveList Plus is a readers’ advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. NoveList Plus can introduce you to new authors and series based on the books & genres you already know and love. This site also offers book clubs discussion guides to help you bring out important and interesting talking points
Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center provides detailed content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today. Including access to more than 740 magazines & books, 720 videos, and 140 hobby reports. Subject areas include arts & crafts; collecting; games & electronics; model building; home & leisure; needlework; outdoors & nature; and scrapbooking & papercraft. The database also features extensive information on over 140 topics. Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center provides full text from the leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Birder’s World, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, PaperWorks, Scrapbooking, Quilter’s World, and many more.
Small Engine Repair Reference Center is a database is both detailed and user-friendly. Hundreds of original photos and illustrations guide the reader through every job, making it easy to reduce repair costs. Whether it is routine maintenance, such as tune-ups and brake service, or more extensive repairs involving engine and transmission disassembly, Small Engine Repair Reference Center provides reliable information required to perform the job. Accurate, clear and concise text, combined with detailed illustrations and photography, make it possible to safely and enjoyably service small engines. The manuals will cover larger engines from motorcycles, ATVs, Marine/Boat motors, Personal Watercraft engines and snowmobiles, as well as smaller engines, like lawn mowers, tractors, snow blowers, tillers, generators and more.
AutoMate provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls, and more.
Home Improvement Reference Center is a database that has focus on home improvement and home repair. Repair information is available in the areas of outdoor projects, electrical projects, remodeling projects, plumbing projects, wood projects, decorating projects and maintenance. In addition to the repair information, other magazines and reference books focusing on home improvement are included in the database. The intent of this product is to provide articles that show instructions, tips, and suggestions for a variety of home improvement projects.
Designed with students and educators in mind, Explora & Explora Primary Schools, provide a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework. A far better alternative to websites and search engines, Explora provides students with easy-to-use features and age-appropriate content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books
Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. This database includes leading Canadian periodicals and international (U.S. and U.K.) periodicals in full text; full text reference books; more than 66,000 full text biographies and an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps and flags.
MasterFILE Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags. MasterFILE Premier offers PDF backfiles (as far back as 1975) for key publications including American Libraries, Foreign Affairs, History Today, Judaism, Library Journal, National Review, Saturday Evening Post, etc
Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is an independent, not-for-profit corporation funded by all Ontario municipalities, accountable to the Province, municipalities and property taxpayers. Learn how your property was assessed and see the information on file, Learn more about market trends in your area. Compare your property to similar properties in your area and if you do not agree with your property’s assessment you can request a review. Look for your login information on your Property Assessment Notice
OverDrive is the app to get if you want to read or listen to an ebook from our catalogue. OverDrive can be used on all major computers and devices, including iOS®, Android™, Chromebook™ and Kindle® (U.S. only).
OverDrive eReading Room for Kids & Teens
OverDrive has created quick access for young readers to find the books they want, right away. Parents can feel comfortable knowing their children are browsing and borrowing books that are age, grade, and reading-level appropriate.
Quick Steps to get Started:
1. Install and authorize Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) on your computer.
2. Connect your eReader to your computer.
3. Download an EPUB or PDF eBook to ADE from our digital collection. Downloaded eBooks should open automatically in ADE.
4. In ADE, make sure you’re in “Library” view (click the Library button in the top-left corner, if needed). Your eReader should show up under “Devices.” You may need to accept a file-transfer prompt on your eReader in order for it to appear in ADE.
5. Click on an eBook, then drag it over to your device.
6. Once the transfer is complete, you can disconnect your device and start reading.
- Job Bank Find a job, recruit & hire or explore careers. Job posting from all over Canada.
- The Ontario Public Service Careers within the Government of Ontario.
- Monster.ca Canada’s #1 career website.
- Workopolis Workopolis Inc. is Canada’s largest career site for job seekers.
- Indeed.ca Find jobs, company reviews, salaries, resumes & post a job all over Canada.