Online Database

Online databases are available at the Library or on your home computer, if you have a Laurentian Hills Public Library card.
Click on the access link to each database and enter your Library barcode if requested.

Ancestry Online

Genealogy research tool gives access to over 1 billion names, 3000 databases and primary resources. Covers Canada, the US, UK, and some European countries. English and French content.

Audience: High school and beyond.
Access: Use in Library Only

  Use InfoTrac eCollections to search by subject. Just click on your subject and only the relevant databases will be searched!

» Advanced Placement Psychology
» Advanced Placement Science
» Agriculture Collection
» Business Economics and Theory
» Communications & Mass Media
» Criminal Justice
» Culinary Arts
» Diversity Studies
» Environmental Studies & Policy
» Fine Arts & Music
» Garden & Horticulture
» General Science
» Gender Studies
» Home Improvement
» Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure
» Information Science & Technology
» Insurance & Liability
» Nurse & Allied Health
» Pop Culture
» Physical Therapy & Sports Med.
» Psychology
» Religion & Philosophy
» Small Business
» US History
» Vocation & Careers
» War & Terrorism
» World History

EBSCO DATABASES

 

Canadian Points of View Reference Centre

Canadian Points of View Reference Centre is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Featuring essays published specifically for Canadian Points of View.

Audience: High school and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

Please use the following credentials to access these resources:
Username: solstrial
Password: Spring20202!

Canadian Reference Centre

Canadian Reference Centre is the largest collection of regional full-text content available to Canadian schools and libraries. The database includes leading Canadian and international periodicals, reference books and biographies, plus thousands of images from the Canadian Press.

Audience: High school and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

Please use the following credentials to access these resources:
Username: solstrial
Password: Spring20202!

Canadian Literary Centre

Canadian Literary Centre: With a deliberate Canadian focus, this database consists of book and reference content from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press). ECW Press also provides several individual monographs, author biographies, essays, literary criticism and book reviews.

Audience: High school and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

Please use the following credentials to access these resources:
Username: solstrial
Password: Spring20202!

Cricket Media

EBSCO eBooks Cricket Media Subscription Collection: Build strong literacy skills in students from pre-K to 8th grade by offering 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.

Audience: Pre-K to 8
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

Please use the following credentials to access these resources:
Username: solstrial
Password: Spring20202!

Mango Languages

Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including English.

Happy learners around the globe have used Mango to learn new languages, connect with new cultures, and broaden their horizons.

Learn another language with Mango. Free until June 30,2020

Consumer Health Complete/Multilingual Health

Designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. Provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Try MultiLingual Health for health information in French & other languages.

Audience: General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

EBSCO login is 14 digits beginning with 227140000 and ending with your library number.

Novelist Plus

Find your next read, fiction and nonfiction, by author, title, subject, genre.

Audience: General interest.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

EBSCO login is 14 digits beginning with 227140000 and ending with your library number.

Novelist K-8 Plus

Find your next read for kids. Fiction and nonfiction reading suggestions for children.

Audience: K-8.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

EBSCO login is 14 digits beginning with 227140000 and ending with your library number.

PebbleGo

Designed specifically for K-3, the award-winning PebbleGo Animals database from Capstone Digital Publishers offers information on hundreds of animals! Now includes PebbleGo Earth and Space, too!.

Audience: K-3.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library

Our Ontario

Find digital images, text, audio and videos about Ontario history, heritage and culture. Search the collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, heritage and community groups, government agencies, and private collections in Ontario and across Canada via a single search portal. English and French content.

Audience: High school and beyond.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library

General Reference Centre Gold

A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources, including newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.

Audience: High School and beyond. General interest research.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card

Educators 200

Covers the latest technologies, developments, instruction and coaching breakthroughs as well as background information on child health and development.

Audience: Educators, tutors, coaches.
Access: Use Inside or Outside the Library | Sign in with Library Card