Online Resources

The Callander Public Library offers a wide variety of reliable online resources. Click on the links below to learn more.

For Research

Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogical collections of Canada, United States, United Kingdom, and other listed countries. Includes: census figures, voters lists, as well as, church, court, immigration, marriage, birth, and death records.

Access only from an in-library computer

Canadian Points of View Reference Centre

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Canadian Reference Centre is the largest collection of regional full-text content available to Canadian schools and libraries. The database includes leading Canadian and international periodicals, reference books and biographies, plus thousands of images from the Canadian Press.

Available anywhere. 

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Consumer Health Complete

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Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc. 

Available anywhere. 

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Consumer Health Information - Francais

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Consumer Health Information provides articles about common medical conditions and procedures in an easy-to-understand manner.

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Consumer Health Reference E-Book Collection

A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

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EBooks by ProQuest

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From a single interface, researchers can access over 810,000 ebooks and 1,350 imprints from more than 650 publishers. On average, 100,000 newly published titles are added each year from leading publishers to help libraries build dynamic collections that meet the unique needs of their community of researchers.

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Gale eBooks

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Gale eBooks is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

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L'Encyclopedie Decouverte

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Written for younger readers who are native French speakers and older students and adults for whom French is a second language. Offers access to thousands of encyclopedia articles, dictionary entries photos, illustrations, and maps. / Rédigée à l’intention de lecteurs plus jeunes dont le français est la langue maternelle, ainsi que d’élèves plus âgés et d’adultes pour qui le français est une langue seconde. Offre un accès à des milliers d’articles d’encyclopédie, d’unités lexicales, de photos, d’illustrations et de cartes.

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NoveList Plus

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NoveList Plus is a trusted source of expert read-alike recommendations, available through libraries around the world.

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Timelines

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Search more than 650 pre-generated timelines and 14,000 event in a highly interactive and customizable database.  Investigate the chronological significance of world events and the lives of notable historical figures.  Build, save, and share timeless for an authentic learning experience and integrate content easily from other World Book databases and outside sources.

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World Book Advanced

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thousands of articles, primary sources, and online books designed to support personalized learning and enhance digital citizenship. Contains up-to-the-minute access to worldwide news publications, government links from numerous countries, and multimedia reference materials.

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World Book Discover

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collection of unique videos, featuring expert answers to often asked questions, and a visual dictionary make content more accessible for readers of all levels.

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World Book Online

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World Book Online has the tens of thousands of expert-reviewed articles you expect, but today their libraries of content also include lesson plans, videos, primary source documents, research tools, games, and much more.

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