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Browse A to Z: Digital Content and Reference Databases

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Academic Search Elite
Scholarly journals covering every area of academic study.

Access Science
Over 8,500 online encyclopedia articles and 15,000 illustrations from McGraw-Hill resources, including: McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology and the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms.

Alberta Heritage Digitization Project: Our Future, Our Past
Alberta historical documents related to personal, community, business and government.

Alberta Research Portal
Everyone in Alberta can access this gateway to world-class primary resources, including extensive resources related to First Nations and Indigenous peoples, the Archives of Human Sexuality and Gender, Associated Press Collections, Smithsonian Collection Online, Sabin Americana, 25 titles from Gale Virtual Reference Library, to name but a few. This includes monographs, photographs, newspapers, poetry, original documents, records, and more.

Alt Health Watch
In-depth coverage of alternative, holistic and integrated approaches to health and wellness.

Ancestry Library Edition (Access within the Library only)
Ancestry® Library Edition delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more from places such as North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia (in library use only).

Answers await everyone-whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist or historian-inside the more than 7,000 available databases. Here, you can unlock the story of you with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.

Auto Repair Reference Center
Repair your vehicle! Contains automotive repair information for both domestic and foreign models from 1954 on.

Britannica Online Library Edition
A complete research tool that includes encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, world data, the classics, biographies, news, multimedia, and more.

Business Source Elite
Contains business information dating back to 1985. Also includes over 5,000 company profiles.

Canadian Book Review Annual 
The Canadian Book Review Annual (CBRA) provides Canadians with an evaluation guide to all the English-language, Canadian-authored scholarly, reference, trade, children's, and youth books published in Canada each year.

Canadian Newsstand Complete
Covers major Canadian newspapers including Alberta dailies and weeklies.

Canadian Reference Center
Includes leading Canadian and international magazines, newspapers, reference books.

Canadian Russian News
Canadian Russian Newspaper online.

CanLII
CanLII is a non-profit organization managed by the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. CanLII's goal is to make Canadian law accessible for free on the Internet. Both statutes and case law are searchable through CanLII.

Cantook Station
Alberta Reads! Over 1,000 Alberta-published eBooks available for downloading.

cloudLibrary
With a focus on eBooks, cloudLibrary has an easy-to-use app or computer program so you can locate books quickly. cloudLibrary also has a selection of audiobooks.

Consumer Reports 
ConsumerReports.org provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice across several franchises. Each product includes an overview and a ratings report card, as well as tester reviews & recommendations. Additional information includes brand reliability and user reviews, plus news, blogs, forums and video content.

Cypress Resume
Create custom resumes for today's job market. No writing skills required, simply type basic information about yourself and leave the difficult task of writing your Resume and Cover Letter to Cypress Resume.

Early Canadiana Online
Includes scanned documents from the time of the settlers to the early 20th century. Contains books, articles, speeches and government publications.

Explora Canada
Access our online resources through this user-friendly portal. Includes topics such as Art and Literature, Health, Geography, Science and Math.

Explora Canada Primary
Access our online resources through this user-friendly portal. Includes topics such as Art and Literature, Health, Geography, Science and Math.

Gale Courses
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Topics include: Accounting and Finance, Business, Computer Applications, Design and Composition, Health Care and Medical, Language and Arts, Law and Legal, Personal Development, Teaching and Education, Technology, and Writing and Publishing.

GCFLearnFree.org
Free and simple tutorials on a variety of topics, including technology & apps, writing, math, and other everyday skills.

Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune Online Archives (Access within the Library only)
Complete editions of the Grande Prairie Herald-Tribune are electronically archived back to Nov. 1, 1999.

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Grant Connect
Grant Connect provides access to a comprehensive directory for Canadian grants and funding sources, locally, nationally, and internationally.  In-Library access only.

Government of Canada: Justice Laws Website
The online source for Canadian federal legislation and regulations. These consolidations are generally updated on a weekly basis.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
Includes information on medical sciences, food sciences, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine.

Hoopla
What's the hoopla? Hoopla has a collection of streamable movies, music CDs, eBooks, audiobooks, graphic novels, and more!

Laws for Landlords and Tenants in Alberta
Learn about the laws that apply when renting a place to live in Alberta.

LearningExpress Library
Contains practice tests and tutorial courses to help you succeed with academic or licensing exams. Immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and individualized analysis of results. Includes Canadian Citizenship Practice Exams, GED Canada Practice Exams, RPAT Practice Exam, TOEFL iBT Preparation, & TOEIC Preparation.

LegalAve
LegalAve brings together existing public legal information from across Alberta. It offers in-depth information, and gives you a starting point to deal with your legal issues.

Library PressReader
Library PressDisplay by PressReader provides access to current newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. Includes over 1,700 Canadian and international titles from 82 countries in 40 languages.

LyndaLibrary
LyndaLibrary is a fantastic video-based service with online learning courses on a variety of subjects so you can learn at your own pace. Great for those looking to keep career skills up to date, personal development, and technology lovers. Popular learning paths include: becoming a web designer, becoming a motion graphics artist, becoming a music producer, and more.  LyndaLibrary also includes a number of shorter videos for people looking to quickly learn a specific skill.

MasterFILE Premier
Source for general reference, business, consumer health, general science and multicultural magazines.

MedicinePlus
Free Health information from the U.S. National Library of Medicine. You can search for information on health, wellness, disorders and conditions. Learn about drugs and supplements, and discover tutorials, health and surgery videos, games and quizzes.

Newspaper Source Plus
Provides full-text articles from the world’s major newspapers, newswires and news magazines. Also includes television and radio news transcripts and ongoing daily updates from popular news sources.

Novelist
Find your next great read! Browse recommended book lists or look up a book you enjoyed and find similar titles and similar authors. See the description of a title as well as the genre and pace & tone, and search for more reading material based on what you like reading.

Oxford Art Online
Oxford Art Online offers access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today. It includes Grove® Art Online, the Benezit® Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, as well as many specially commissioned articles and bibliographies available exclusively online.

Oxford English Dictionary
The most authoritative and comprehensive dictionary of English.

OverDrive
Includes both online eBooks and audiobooks that you can read on your computer browser or download to a handy app or computer program. Great selection of best-sellers and popular titles for all ages and interests.

Pronunciator
Learn a new language with Pronunciator, featuring a learning system you can learn at your own pace as well as live lessons you can join.  With over 80+ languages, including a wide selection of primary languages you can set as default, start a learning path towards fluency. 

RBdigital 
Love magazines? Get free access to the most popular magazines online. Download the RBdigital app to your app-based mobile device to read while on the go. Includes back-issues up to 2014 for some titles. The RBdigital site also provides access to a limited collection of audiobooks and a link to Transparent Languages.

Science Reference Centre
Designed to meet every student's science research needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

South Peace Regional Archives
South Peace Regional Archives gathers, preserves, and shares historical records of municipalities, organizations, businesses, families and individuals within the region. The Archives offers access to its holdings through their website and through a public Reading Room. SPRA is located in the Grande Prairie Museum, in Muskoseepi Park.

Teacher Reference Center
Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

TechBoomers.com
Learn how to use the internet & popular websites through free tutorials aimed at teaching people how to use technology.

Transparent Language
Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system for independent learners. With 100+ languages currently available, including Indigenous languages like Cree and Ojibwe, and dedicated learning path to keep track of your progress, it makes learning a language easier than ever.

TumbleBooks
eBooks for kids! Includes include animated talking picture books, books in English and French, read-alongs, non-fiction books and National Geographic Videos.

Tumblebooks Cloud
A online collection titles for older elementary, middle and high school students. The collection includes classic literature, Shakespeare, YA/teen novels and a growing number of exciting graphic novels.

World Book Online
More than 26,000 articles as well as more than 12,000 pictures and maps, and 7,000 links to editor-approved websites useful in helping students constructively explore topics further. You can also choose from three unique modules: World Book for Kids, Educator's Tool and Research Libraries.