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Gale Courses

Gale Courses offers access to free online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere. These instructor-led courses begin every month and each course lasts for 6 weeks. Sign up using your library card and immediately gain valuable knowledge you can apply to your life or on the job. There’s definitely something for everyone.

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Gale in Context: Elementary

Easily searchable information for students in Kindergarten through grade 5 on popular subjects like current events, animals, the arts, science, health, geography, government, history, sports and more.

Geography & Weather

Look here for information on the environment, extreme weather, landforms, natural disasters and world biomes. Good for grades 4 through high school.

Government of Canada Publications

Print and online publications from all departments of the Canadian government.

Health & Behaviour

Find in-depth, current info on mental and physical health issues, diagnoses, and treatments in these online books.

Health and Nutrition

Look here for information on healthy living, nutrition and addictions. Good for grades 4 through high school.


Hoopla is an online service that lets you borrow movies, TV shows, ebooks, audiobooks, digital music and comics to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your tv. Titles can be streamed immediately with no waiting or downloaded to phone or tablets for offline use. Borrow up to 4 items per month (NEW! Borrow 6 items for the rest of 2021).

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