Library Services

Access our information databases anytime, anywhere. Simply follow the on-screen login prompts to get started!

​​​Academic Search Premier
An excellent cross-curricular research database of more than 5,900+ magazines and journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. It al​so includes more than 75,000 videos from the Associated Press Updated from 1930 to the present. Suitable for Grades 8+!

Britannica School
An excellent encyclopedia with areas devoted to Canadian content. Easy-to-understand results include not just text, but images, primary resources and multimedia files. Suitable for all Grades!
Britannica School User Guide

Britannica Science Launch Packs
LaunchPacks offers teachers and students access to high-quality, diverse content sets. The content relates to a specific topic and offers curriculum-aligned instruction in a given grade range. Suitable for all Grades!
Britannica Science Launch Packs Video Tutorial

Explora Canada​
Use this intuitive interface to cross-search EBSCOHost databases such as Academic Search Premier, Canadian Reference Source, and Canadian Points of View. Please note that this interface doesn’t include all the features of each database. If you require full functionality, please use the links to each individual database. Suitable for Grades 7+!
Explora Quick Start Guide
Explora Result List
Explora Video Tutorial for Students
Search Alerts

Canadian Points of View Reference
Designed to assist in understanding a full scope of controversial subjects from a uniquely Canadian perspective. Students can use CPOV as a guide to debating, developing arguments, writing position papers, and developing critical thinking skills. Suitable for Grades 7+!
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre Video Tutorial

Canadian Reference Source​
Specifically designed for school libraries in Canada, this database offers a full-text collection of regional and international periodicals, newspapers, and newswires. It also includes thousands of images from the Canadian Press. Suitable for Grades 7+!

NEW! Health Source
This collection of consumer health information provides access to 70 + full-text consumer health magazines along with searchable full-text for current health pamphlets. Suitable for Grades 7+!

​​NEW! Newspaper Source
​This collection provides cover-to-cover full text for ​520+ national, international, and regional newspapers. In addition, it offers television and radio news transcripts from major networks​. Suitable for Grades 7+ and Staff!
Newspaper Source Title List

NoveList Plus
NoveList Plus is a comprehensive reader’s advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction books. It uses an intuitive interface to help readers answer the question: What should I read next? Suitable for Grades 7+!
NoveList Knowledge Base
NoveList Video Tutorial

Teen Health & Wellness
With thorough curricular support and self-help tools on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health and much more, Teen Health & Wellness is an instant, online support network students and teachers can always turn to. Suitable for Grades 7+!
Teen Health & Wellness Search Tips
Teen Health & Wellness User Guide

Universalis
This French database provides access to more than 38,000 articles, including current issues and trends, 25,000+ media items, a world atlas with over 1400 maps, an integrated dictionary with 122,000+ entries, and a guide to selected Web sites. Suitable for Grades 9-12!
Universalis User Guide

World News Digest
World News Digest serves as an archival record of domestic and international news and covers all major political, social, and economic events since November 1940. Suitable for Grades 8+!
World News Digest User Guide