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Ancestry for Libraries delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Please note that the vendor has made Ancestry for Libraries temporarily available remotely to allow customers to continue their research during the Pandemic.
Auto Repair Source
This auto repair resource contains detailed instructions for auto repairs for many vehicles, with model years from 1974 to present. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labour estimates, service bulletins and recalls and more.
Canadian Periodical Index
The notable magazine 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.
Encyclopedia of British Columbia
Access thousands of articles about British Columbia, including historic photographs, statistics, maps, diagrams, and audio/video clips. Access 6 books about British Columbia online. This resource grants access to Encyclopedia of British Columbia, Raincoast Place Names, Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest, Lilies and Fireweed, Far West, and Where Mountains Meet the Sea.
Freading offers more than 178,000 eBooks from more than 1,100 publishers. eBooks are available in French, German, Spanish and other languages and offer unlimited simultaneous access meaning “No Holds”! New eBooks are added regularly and there is a weekly loan limit of three.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes Business Plans Handbook, Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, Encyclopedia of Senior Health: A Guide for Seniors and Their Caregivers, Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, and Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol and Addictive Behavior.
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.
Online 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.
During the Covid-19 Pandemic this product is available from home.
Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy
Formerly known as ‘Lynda.com’ LinkedIn Learning provides an online learning platform where anyone can learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Product contains a vast library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.
Rocket Languages is an easy-to-use program for language learning that includes 14 different languages (French, German, Italian, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese Mandarin, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese Brazilian, Russian, American Sign Language, ESL for Spanish, and English). Each course includes 120 hours of interactive instruction.
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.