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Cambridge Local History

Search for newspaper articles from the Dumfries Reformer (from 1849), the Galt Reporter (1857 to 1899) and the Cambridge Reporter (1981 to 2003). You can also search for articles and photos about Cambridge landmarks.

Canadian Encyclopedia

Your best source of info on Canadian topics. Use the search box to find in-depth articles from the Canadian Encyclopedia, Maclean's Magazine, Canadian Encyclopedia of Music, and TV and radio spots such as Historica Minutes.

Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII)

The Canadian Legal Information Institute website provides access to court judgments, tribunal decisions, statutes and regulations from all Canadian jurisdictions.  Dedicated to providing continuous access to a virtual library of Canadian legal information, CanLII's goal is to make Canadian law accessible on the Internet.

Canadian Parliamentary Research Publications

Read about hot topics in the Canadian legislature! These research papers are written to help our government make better decisions. Click on Current Publications for the most recent content.

Canadian Reference Centre

Full-text collection of Canadian magazines and newspapers including an Image Collection with photos, maps and flags.  Titles include Consumer Reports, Canadian Living, Maclean's, The Record and many more.

Canadian Timeline

Search for great events in Canadian history in this timeline. To find out what happened on your birthday, select the month and day of your birth.

CANSIM

CANSIM, Statistics Canada's key socioeconomic database, contains statistics on millions of topics covering economic indicators and social issues such as crime, health, culture, travel, immigration, population, business, income, etc. The database is updated daily.

Chemical Elements

Find in-depth info on gold, copper, and other elements of the periodic table in this set of online encyclopedias.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports magazine is one of the most trusted sources for information and advice on consumer products and services. Access the full-text of the magazine online.

Countries, Cultures, & Religion

Use this collection to research customs and beliefs from around the world.

Dictionary of Canadian Biography

Discover the people important to Canada whose death occurred between 1000 and 1930.

downloadLibrary

Enjoy a good book or movie anywhere! Download or stream audiobooks, eBooks, and video to your computer or mobile device. All you need is a valid library card, an internet connection and the free software.

downloadLibrary for Kids

Read anytime, anywhere! Download eBooks, audiobooks, and video just for kids to your computer or mobile device. All you need is a valid library card, an internet connection, and the free software.