Online Resources

Unlock new experiences with our extensive online resource offerings. Whether you’re seeking entertainment, research sources or a new learning path, we have a resource to get you where you want to go.

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Ancestry Library

Unlock your family’s history with Ancestry Library Edition, a powerful resource that provides access to a vast collection of genealogical records and historical documents. Please note that this resource can only be used inside of the library.

Canadian Periodical Index (CPI.Q)

The Canadian Periodical Index (CPI.Q), includes articles from local newspapers to academic journals and everything in between. Browse for comprehensive insights into diverse topics shaping Canadian perspectives.

Cantook Libraries

Une collection de livres numérique en français!

Borrow French language eBooks for all ages with Cantook Libraries.

Career Cruising

An online career guidance and planning tool for people of all ages. Career Cruising is a dynamic platform designed to help you navigate your professional path with insightful assessments, comprehensive resources, and tailored guidance.

CBC Corner

Enjoy your favourite CBC and Radio-Canada content in one place. Featuring a diverse range of TV and radio programs, news, podcasts and more, with fresh additions daily for an ever-enriching experience

CBC Corner Kids

Enjoy content for children and youth of all ages including tv shows, free online games, fun quizzes and activities, as well as news articles made by kids for kids.

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