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Creativebug

Provider: 
Creativebug
Short Description: 
Find high-quality online art and craft video classes, free patterns and inspiration.

Creativebug allows users to learn follow art and craft how to videos online.  There are projects geared to every skill level in a multitude of areas including art and design, sewing, fibre arts, ceramics, holiday specials, food and home, kids crafts and more.  

ProCitizen Canada

Provider: 
Pronunciator
Short Description: 
Canadian Citizenship Test preparation in English.

Included with Pronunciator, this is the most comprehensive citizenship courses for new Canadian citizens.

With over 100 instructional videos , plus interactive drills and quizzes, ProCitizen: Canada provide the civics, vocabulary, plus reading and writing practice that new citizens need to succeed.

ProCitizen: Canada is available in English.

 

Pronunciator

Provider: 
Pronunciator
Short Description: 
Personalized language learning including the most comprehensive English learning program and largest American Sign Language course.

Here are the highlights of the platform:

  • Offers over 100 different languages to learn
  • Comprehensive Canadian citizenship preparation course that has over 500 practice tests
  • Learn Canadian English from nearly 90 different languages with over 10,000 instructional phrases each
  • American Sign Language course is the largest available, with 20,000 instructional videos
  • Personalized courses allow learners to select areas of interest or create a course based on profession

Salem Press eBooks

Provider: 
Salem Press
Short Description: 
Reference ebooks from Salem Press in the areas of Business, Sciences, Technology and Sociology.

Provides online access to the Library's collection of reference books from Salem Press.  Easily search for a subject or browse the whole book from the convenience of a computer or mobile device.  

Kanopy

Provider: 
Kanopy
Short Description: 
Stream thoughtful and entertaining classic films, world cinema, documentaries and popular movies.

Offering what the New York Times calls “a garden of cinematic delights,” Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.

G1.ca

Provider: 
G1.ca
Short Description: 
Practice tests for the G1 driver exam and M1 motorcycle exam. This site is not affiliated with MTO, DriveTest or any other government agency.

A driver education platform that empowers people to increase their knowledge of how to be safe behind the wheel.

Road to IELTS General

Provider: 
Nas Software
Short Description: 
Preparation help and practice tests for people pursuing secondary education, work and training programs.

The IELTS General Training test is for those who require English for secondary education, work experience or training programs. The test focuses on basic survival skills in broad social and workplace contexts. Road to IELTS consists of four sections: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing. Each one has four different parts: Starting out, Advice and tutorials, Practice zone and Test practice.

Lynda.com

Provider: 
LinkedIn
Short Description: 
Lynda.com is a free online education service with over 3,500 courses and more than 144,000 fascinating, high quality video tutorials.

With your library card you can now access lynda.com, an online education service with an astounding collection of 3,500+ courses that includes more than 144,000 top-quality video tutorials taught by experts.

Grow your professional skill-set with lynda.com! All lynda.com video tutorials are free with your library card and available 24/7. You can even earn certificates of completion to upload to your LinkedIn profile.

Road to IELTS Academic

Provider: 
NAS Software
Short Description: 
Preparation help and practice tests for the IELTS test.

Road to IELTS Academic is an online preparation and practice resource for people applying for higher education or professional registration. It offers over 120 hours of interactive activities, advice videos from British Council experts, hints and tips on question types as well as downloadable practice tests.  

Mango Languages

Provider: 
Mango
Short Description: 
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.

Whether you're looking to learn a few phrases for your next overseas trip or desire a more intensive online study of another language, Mango Languages is a great tool to use with courses for over 23 different languages.

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