is the world's largest online family history resource - including historical records, photos, stories, family trees and a collaborative community of millions.

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Brantford Expositor Newspaper Archives

Access the full text of the Brantford Expositor online starting with 1999. Note: There is no remote access available for this product.

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Making the right career choices requires the latest information. Career Cruising provides in-depth profiles of hundreds of careers featuring multi-media interviews with people in all fields of work. Additional resources include:

  • Career matchmaker
  • Job description and working conditions
  • Salary and educational requirements
  • Database of colleges and universities

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EBSCOhost Research Databases

EBSCOhost offers a wide variety of full text general research and subject databases geared to adults, teens and children, including:

  • Explora and Explora Primary
  • Canadian Points of View
  • MasterFile Premier & Canadian Reference Centre
  • Consumer Health Complete & Healthwatch
  • Novelist & Novelist K-8
  • Auto Repair Reference Center
Note: Your valid Library Card number is your Patron ID to access the resources.

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GaleCengage Learning Research Databases

GaleCengage Learning collection of general research databases, subject databases and electronic reference books offers an impressively broad range of information on topics such as the arts, science, history, business, health and technology. Popular databases include:​

  • Gale Reference Center
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Kid InfoBits

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Gale Courses - Being Replaced by in January 2017

Gale Courses will be discontinued and replaced by in mid-January 2017. offers hundreds of on-demand training tutorials that can be accessed anywhere, using your library card. These tutorials range from beginner to advanced and take as little as a few minutes a day to complete. 

Service starts mid-January 2017


Mango makes learning a new language fast and easy! Choose from a wide variety of languages and learn everything from basic words and phrases to practical conversation for everyday situations. Learn a new language at your own pace with Mango's fun interactive lessons.

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Are you stuck for a good book to read? NoveList is your complete guide to fiction for adults and young adults. You can explore new worlds of fiction through several search options:

  • Search by author, title or series
  • Use plot keywords to find new titles
  • Browse lists of award-winning fiction

Children and young adults, from kindergarten to grade 8, can use Novelist K-8 to help them find good fiction books to read.

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PreK to Grade 3 students can use PebbleGo to find interesting facts about animals and earth and space. Please call us at 519-756-2220 or email us for the login information.

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers Toronto Star

Search the fully digitized Toronto Star from 1894 to 2011.

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Teen Health & Wellness

Use the Teen Health & Wellness Database to find information about important issues such as family life, nutrition, and eating disorders.

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