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LOGIN TO ANCESTRY (available in-library only)
Auto Repair Source contains detailed instructions for repairing vehicles with model years from 1974 to present. All content is from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes diagrams, instructions, maintenance schedules, parts and labour estimates, service bulletins, recalls and more.
LOGIN TO BC BUILDING AND PLUMBING CODES (available in-library only)
The Canadian Periodical Index comprises nearly 1200 Canadian periodicals in English and French, with full-text from 550 periodicals. Indexing is from 1980 to the present, and full-text is available from 1983 to the present.
NWPL recognizes the financial support of the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Agreement on French-language Services.
Consumer Reports provides information and advice about a range of consumer products and services, including the full text of Consumer Reports Magazine, spotlight areas, news, blogs, forums and video content.
The Encyclopedia of British Columbia provides articles about British Columbia including historic photographs, statistics, maps, and videos. Resource includes the Encyclopedia of British Columbia, Raincoast Place Names, Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest, Lilies and Fireweed, Far West, and Where Mountains Meet the Sea.
Greenfile provides access to scholarly, government and general-interest articles with content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Job Freeway provides access to the JOB White Pages, listing current employment opportunities in BC. Includes employer, job title and description, industry, salary, and qualifications. Job candidate searching and online resume posting also available.
LOGIN TO JOB FREEWAY (available in-library only)
LOGIN TO JOURNAL OF INTELLECTUAL FREEDOM AND PRIVACY (available in-library only)
Kanopy is a streaming service for classic cinema, indie films, and documentaries. It includes Kanopy Kids, which gives unlimited access to streaming kids movies, TV shows, and animated picture books for children ages 2 and up.
Kanopy Kids allows you to stream kids’ movies, TV shows, and animated picture books for children ages 2 and up. There is also great math, science and language learning content. Videos watched in Kanopy Kids do not count against your 3 free plays in Kanopy.
Mango Languages offers learning resources for more than 70 world languages, designed for a diverse range of learning needs, styles, and backgrounds. The intuitive interface is well designed and provides sequential units covering conversation and grammatical activities.
Masterfile Premier is a multidisciplinary database that provides full text information for nearly 1,700 general reference publications dating as far back as 1975 as well as an image collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags.
Novelist Plus is a reader’s advisory tool to help you find the perfect book, including 100,000+ fiction, non-fiction and audio books for all ages. Users can find books according to a favourite author, plot, settings and other elements.
Road to IELTS is the official online British Council preparation course. It includes a total of 40 individual practice tests with answer keys, and videos of 5 candidates taking the Speaking test. Select the Sign In option if you wish to track your progress.
Rocket Languages is a language learning program that includes Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hindi, English, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Sign Language. Modules can be downloaded and played on your MP3 player.
Small Engine Repair Reference Centre provides information on repairs of ATVs, boat motors, motorcycles, outdoor power equipment, personal watercraft, snowmobiles, tractors, generators and other small engines.
Solaro is an online exam prep resource with thousands of practice questions in various formats including: Multiple Choice, Numerical Response, and interactive types. Course material follows the B.C. Curriculum and includes lessons, reviews, and practice tests for students in grades 3 to 12 across science, math, social studies, and English. This resources provides access to the same material covered in the Key Study guides..
TeenBookCloud is an online database of eBooks and educator resources with a robust selection of Graphic Novels, Enhanced Novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audiobooks.
Tense Buster helps English language learners improve their reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary and grammar skills. It provides users with the opportunity to develop their skills at five levels of difficulty from simple present at Beginner level to phrasal verbs at Advanced. Select the Sign In option if you wish to track your progress.
LOGIN TO VEHICLE SAFETY AND INSPECTION STANDARDS (available in-library only)
World Book provides a comprehensive reference tool that can be customized for different age groups and academic levels. Includes encyclopedia entries, images, maps, videos, timelines, current news, links to external articles, and more.