Reading & Research

ONLINE DATABASES

Ancestry Library Edition: Start searching billions of records — including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records — and discover your family’s story! Available for In-Library use only.

Britannica Public Library EditionBritannica Public Library Edition: This online encyclopedia has three different access levels (kids, teens, general) to create a smooth research experience. Use your 8-digit library membership card number to login. If you have a 4-digit number, just add four zeros in front (e.g. 1234 becomes 00001234).

Mango LanguagesMango Languages: Explore over 70 languages with courses that cover realistic conversation skills. Learn English, Spanish, Chinese, and more (even Pirate!)

Novelist Plus: The secret to finding your next favourite book! This comprehensive website of reading recommendations that includes reviews, articles, lists, and more. Also available in French.

Novelist K-8 Plus: Specifically designed to help kids find titles that are just right for their reading level and interests. Includes tools for parents and teachers too! Also available in French.