Alt HealthWatch™ focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full-text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals reports, pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts.
For beginners and advanced genealogists,providing in-depth tools including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. Only available from within library locations.
An online audio book library collection of streaming Adult and Children's audio books for public libraries. There are also some audiobooks to download. Books are in English and Spanish. Remote access is available.
Biographies integrated with related full-text articles from hundreds of periodicals, as well as images and links to hand-picked web sites. Remote access available.
Indexes articles from Canadian and some American magazines and newspapers in all subject areas including current events, business, education, science and medicine, art, law, and lifestyles, all with a Canadian focus. Remote access available.
CPI.Q, the electronic version of the Canadian Periodical Index, provides the most-requested Canadian reference information available. Useful to libraries, professionals, researchers, government institutions and organizations, it contains a wealth of Canadian and international periodicals — including Canada's national newspaper, The Globe and Mail; Maclean's weekly magazine; Canadian News Facts; and encyclopedic reference materials, such as the Canadian Parliamentary Guide and Canadian Newsmakers.
A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Remote access available.
Database includes leading Canadian, U.S. and U.K. periodicals in full text(Business Week, Chatelaine, Macleans,Consumer Reports); full-text reference books;full-text biographies, and 285,912 photos, maps and flags. Remote access available.
Canadian Advertising Rates & Data Online Only available in Library locations.
Interactive Canadian career resource with assessment tools, statistics, detailed occupation profiles, and job descriptions and outlooks.
ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site.
Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology. Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research.
Santé en français fournit des rapports faciles à lire avec des renseignements scientifiquement fondés dans le domaine de la santé. Ces rapports couvrant diverses maladies, conditions et traitements sont vérifiés par des médecins et reflètent les données les plus récentes.
Want to know more about the world’s people? Start here! Learn about each country’s history, customs, government, and general attitudes. Listen to the national anthem, view photos, and try recipes. Read interviews in which people from around the world describe their challenges, ambitions, and everyday lives.
A must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, this collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes 150 journals. Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research.
e-CPS provides online access to the most current Canadian drug information at the point of care. An advanced, yet user-friendly service that is updated regularly.
Searches The Canadian Reference Centre and MasterFILE Premiere with leading Canadian, U.S.and U.K. periodicals in full text(Business Week, Chatelaine, Macleans,Consumer Reports); includes photos, maps & flags Remote access available.
This easy-to-use resources brings together content about in-demand subjects from millions of multimedia-rich, global resources, including magazines, journals, newspapers, transcripts, e-books, Web sites, videos, and more. Remote access available.
Use this online research program to find answers quickly in magazines and newspapers, Web sites, videos, maps and photos, and more. Besides helping you find answers, eLibrary also lets you create timelines and slideshows that you can use for class projects. Remote access available.
A custom collection of nearly 200 journals providing robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests. Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research, but also of particular interest to environmental studies or life sciences students. Contents include more than 3.3 million articles from more than 700 journals and reference content from Delmar, Cengage Learning.
A selection of e-books featuring encyclopedias and specialized reference resources for multidisciplinary research. Subjects covered include alternative medicine, cancer, genetic disorders, medicine and nonfiction classics for students. Remote access available.
Comprehensive business research database offering full-text journals, investment reports, directory listings and newswire releases.
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
A custom collection of over 200 journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments -- including such topics as particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology.
This directory includes only those foundations and corporations whose main activity is grantmaking and whose funds are disbursed to a variety of organizations. It provides contact information, website, application procedures, funding interests and granting region for each foundation. Available in Library Only.
Consumer health database providing current information from over 400 health and medical journals, 2,200 general interest magazines, health encyclopedias and links to other Web sites. Remote access available.
Find accurate, phone-verified information on companies in Canada in this database of 1.5 million businesses. Search criteria include: location, employee size, sales volume, and NAICS codes. Remote access available.
Get the scoop with an innovative Web-based, full-text ASCII-formatted newspaper database that lets you electronically search articles by title, headline, date, author, section or other assigned fields. Choose two or more titles from a growing list of more than 1200 outstanding newspapers from around the world.
Kids InfoBits targets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5.
Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, to help you with citizenship,aptitude and employment tests including TOEFL, LSAT, MCAT, Can. Armed Forces, RCMP.
Contains author biographies, bibliographies, critical essays, overviews of literacy works, and links to author-related Web sites. Includes full-text articles from over 250 literary journals and access to numerous literature sources including: Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literature Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography. Remote access available.
Full-text coverage from the London Free Press, 1994 to present. Available only in Library (all locations).
Learn a language online at your own pace. Courses for learning English as well as a number of non-English languages. Basic courses for travelers, or more in-depth courses to take you beyond the basics. Remote access available.
Mango for children - a fun and interactive online language learning system for ages 0-6 with access to 10 languages including English.
Leading Canadian, U.S. and U.K. periodicals in full text(Business Week, Chatelaine, Macleans,Consumer Reports); includes photos, maps & flags Remote access available.
Search among hundreds of thousands of popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles. Find author read-alikes, book lists, book discussion guides, and more. Remote access available.
Novelist Plus K-8 will help you find fiction and nonfiction books for school projects as well as your next favourite book. This database is filled with excerpts, first chapters, and reviews of books specifically for kids in Elementary and Middle School. Remote access available.
A pre-K to grade 3 database for reading and research. PebbleGo includes built-in reading and research tools for emerging readers. PebbleGo makes learning and improving reading and research skills fun, building on children’s interest. Two separate databases: PebbleGo Animals and PebbleGo Earth & Space, are simple to navigate and offer key reading supports of read-along audio and word-by-word highlighting.
Authoritative information for assignments and projects, providing detailed coverage of popular subjects from earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography.
Canada-wide database of individuals and businesses. Can be searched by name, address, telephone number, and business type. Available only at Central Library, Business and Social Sciences Dept.
Online tool for small engine repair assistance, including: ATVs, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators, motorcycles, marine (boats), outdoor power equipment, PWC (personal watercraft/jet ski), snowblowers, snowmobiles, tillers and other small engines.
Some free publications are available at the Statistics Canada website http://www.statcan.ca/start.html . Many additional publications are available online through any London Public Library computer. Available only in Library (all locations).
Teen Health and Wellness: Real Life, Real Answers is a comprehensive database that allows teens (and those who care about teens) to research health-related issues important to their well-being. Remote access available.
TumbleBookCloud contains young adult and teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, audiobooks and graphic novels and videos from National Geographic. Resources are in English. Remote access is available.
TumbleBookCloud Junior is geared to reading levels grades 3-6, and has over 300 titles of early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audiobooks and National Geographic videos. Remote Access is available.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. Remote access available.
An online version of the 22-volume print encyclopedia set. Also contains multimedia, maps, editor-reviewed websites and more. Remote access available.
A fabulous homework resource filled with articles, pictures, maps, activities and games.