Jamie, Queen's Square | April 14, 2020
With school online, we are providing even more new, free content for you to access while doing research for your assignments. We've got essays, encyclopedias, eBooks, and videos to help you learn.
You can view the entire list of online resources on our Life + Learning page. We also have more helpful tips, topic guides and access to online resources on our Kids Homework Help page and Teen Homework Help page. We've also got you covered if you need a break! Take some time to discover our Fun at Home suggestions.
New Online Resources @ Idea Exchange
Britannica Online Library
With one search, find encyclopedia content in 3 different reading levels (Children’s, Young Adults, and the big Britannica Reference level). Gain access to thousands of full text journal and magazine articles, eBook titles, primary source documents. Plus, access to other suggested safe and relevant websites to support your search topic. No library card number required, just enter the username and password.
Canadian Points of View
Canadian Points of View is a full text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides information on 120 key topics of interest, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. Enter your library card number for access.
eBook Subscription Canadian Collection
Read thousands of e-books from top Canadian publishers and authors. This e-book collection covers a diverse range of subjects including topics pertaining to Canada, Canadian history, native culture, politics and current events. Enter your library card number for access.
eBook Subscription Cricket Media Collection
Build strong literacy skills in students from pre-K to 8th grade with digital access to award-winning, short-form fiction and nonfiction titles by Cricket Media. This unique e-book collection explores a wide range of subjects to help young readers explore and expand their worlds. Enter your library card for access.
Summa and Summa Kids provide streaming video to support learning and the curriculum. The content comes from some of Canada’s best and brightest producers. The platforms include content from coast to coast and is sourced based on ties to the curriculum. No library card required, just enter the username and password.
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