Lis of Online Databases

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 card number  if requested.

Ancestry Library 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  Sign in with your library card number.

Career Cruising is a self-exploration and planning platform that helps users of all ages achieve their potential in school, career and life. The program provides assessments, career profiles, post-secondary pathways, and employment resources that can be used by students for their post-secondary planning, or by job seekers to discover best-suited career options.

Login at 

Username - Laurentian

Password - Library

Chilton Library Auto Repair   login ID:  trillium

Chilton Library provides quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the road today. Ford, Chrysler, GM, Honda, Toyota and numerous other makes are well-represented. With more than 50 years of information on actual auto tear-downs provided in step-by-step procedures, work on the engine, chassis, electrical, drive train, suspension, and more is made easier for mechanics of any experience. Photos, illustrations and repair procedures help to simplify even the most arduous tasks. 


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:

“EBSCO login is 14 digits beginning with 227140000 and ending with your library number in 5 digits. (##### or 00###)"

Canadian Reference Centre

Includes leading Canadian and international periodicals, reference books and biographies, plus thousands of images from the Canadian Press. 

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

Got a hobby you’d like to nurture? Looking for a new activity to pass the time? Our library provides free access to Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center, a database from EBSCO containing thousands of articles from top hobby and craft magazines and books as well as recipes, “how-to” videos and hobby profiles. Categories: • Arts and crafts • Collecting • Home and garden • Kids’ crafts • Model building • Needlecrafts and textiles • Performing arts • Recreation (indoor and outdoor) • Science and technology • Scrapbooking and papercrafts

MasterFile Premier

MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books and primary source documents as well as general reference magazines and publications. This database covers a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

MasterFile Reference eBook Subscription

Primary Search

Primary Search Contains full-text for popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Children can learn about a variety of topics, including endangered species, famous musicians, fitness and space exploration.

Primary Search Reference eBook Subscription

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Victoria Day Holiday

The library will be closed on Monday May 20th for Victoria Day.  Have a great …

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Spring Storytime at Point Alexander Library

Join us for stories and a craft! Wednesdays at 10:30 am and Saturdays at 1:00 …

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