The Alberta Research Portal is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources. This outstanding resource provides all Albertans with perpetual access to the Gale Primary Sources database, with 69 unique primary source collections, 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.
NEW! Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded (until March 31, 2021) to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry.
Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. Search the collection of more than 7,000 databases containing records from North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more.
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Book Connections strives to joyfully enrich everyone's experience reading children's and young adult books. With author interviews, blog posts, book trailers, book lists, and more- it is a great tool to find new books of any genre that will delight readers. It even offers support for homeschooling or homework.
At the login screen, select SIGN IN WITH YOUR LIBRARY CARD.
This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.
Digital learning and teaching resources correlated to Alberta Education's K-12 programs of study. Available to all school-aged children in Alberta.
*Get your username/password from your teacher/principal/public librarian
Choose your language and then click on the ONLINE REFERENCE CENTRE tab.
Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. The Lynda.com video library contains thousands of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Lynda.com will transition to LinkedIn Learning on March 22, 2021. The new platform will provide access to over 16,000 courses and includes courses in English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Mandarin, and Portuguese. View FAQs
Collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages including popular fiction and nonfiction. Borrow up to ten titles at a time. Choose your loan period of one week, two weeks, or three weeks, with the option to return early.
Download Libby, the fun and easy-to-use OverDrive mobile app.
Kids can view the Kids Reading Room, a collection of materials just for kids and teens!
Provides access to 3700+ digital magazines, and 6000+ eAudiobooks. Magazine issues are available the same day as print copies hit newsstands. Back issues are available.
ANNOUNCEMENT: RBdigital audiobooks have been transferred to OverDrive/Libby. Magazines will be transferred (date TBA) in February 2021.
Use this resource to locate information on how authors and illustrators write and illustrate their books, as well as links to author Web sites and audio book readings. Coverage includes graphic novels, picture books, historical fiction, adventure stories, mysteries, science fiction, poetry, and non-fiction.
World Book Online supports all levels of learning with features perfect for the 21st century educator and learner.
Contains: Early World of Learning, World Book Kids, World Book Student, World Book Advanced, World Book Timelines, Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos, L'Encyclopédie Decouverte