Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.
|Canadian Encyclopedia – A comprehensive information source about Canada and Canadians, for students, the general public and scholars. Includes articles written by experts, as well as web links and multimedia clips. No library card is required to access these resources on the Internet.|
|World Book Encyclopedia – all of these products are available for your use:|
|L ‘Encyclopédie Découverte – French language encyclopedia from World Book for younger users who are fluent in French. Also useful for older students and adults for whom French is a second language. This resource is paid for by the Provincial Government. Video Tutorial [4:45 minutes]|
|KnowBC Online (In-Library use only) includes:
|Canadiana – A collection of digitized content from more than 40 libraries, museums, archives, universities and government agencies across Canada. The collection is searchable through the Canadiana Discovery Portal.|
|Points to the Past – Searchable primary source material: maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, portraits, sermons, poems, and more. For research, teaching and learning.|