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Canadian Newsstream

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Canadian Newsstream provides users with unmatched full text format access to current Canadian new...
Canadian Newsstream provides users with unmatched full text format access to current Canadian news content.  Archives as far back as the 1970s, from over 360 sources including newspapers, newswires, websites, and broadcasts. Including Alberta dailies and weeklies.
Cloud Library

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Cloud Library Browse the digital shelves, look at the featured selections and/or filter by fo...
Cloud Library

Browse the digital shelves, look at the featured selections and/or filter by format.

Hoopla

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Hoopla  A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows ...
Hoopla 

A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows that can be enjoyed on your PC, tablet, or phone. Create a free account and start today! Note: There is currently a limit of 2 checkouts per account per month.
NoveList Plus

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NoveList Plus Find out what to read next! Search for new titles, authors or plots, or enter yo...
NoveList Plus

Find out what to read next! Search for new titles, authors or plots, or enter your preferences to find read-alikes. Materials for all ages and reading levels.

NoveList K-8

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NoveList K-8 f you are looking for ways to introduce both teachers and students to new books, ...
NoveList K-8

f you are looking for ways to introduce both teachers and students to new books, and if you want to encourage independent reading and help students think more about why a particular story appeals to them -- you should look at NoveList K-8! NoveList K-8 contains enhanced subject access for over 60,000 fiction titles aimed at the K-8 population. Full-text reviews from sources like School Library Journal and Booklist are available for many titles.
NoveList

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NoveList Find out what to read next.  Reading recommended lists by ages and browsed by genres,...
NoveList

Find out what to read next.  Reading recommended lists by ages and browsed by genres, read-alikes or by mood.  Enter your preferences to the appeal mixer to make your own combo.
OverDrive

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OverDrive Borrow eBooks or audiobooks for all ages and available anytime.   Loan period of 7, ...
OverDrive

Borrow eBooks or audiobooks for all ages and available anytime.   Loan period of 7, 14 or 21 days with the option to return early. *some titles may not have the option to change loan period.  Borrow or have on hold up to 10 titles at a time.
Prairie Indigenous Collection

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Prairie Indigenous Collection The first of its kind in Canada, the Prairie Indigenous collection...
Prairie Indigenous Collection
The first of its kind in Canada, the Prairie Indigenous collection increases access to stories by Indigenous authors, and writings about Indigenous culture from publishers in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta.
PressReader

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PressReader The world’s largest online newspaper and magazine kiosk, offering instant access ...
PressReader

The world’s largest online newspaper and magazine kiosk, offering instant access to over 2000 publications from 95 countries in 52 languages.  Get full issues of newspapers and magazines just as they appear in print.

RBdigital

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RBdigital  Borrow from either the large collection of audiobooks and from the selection of mag...
RBdigital 

Borrow from either the large collection of audiobooks and from the selection of magazines.  RBdigital recommends creating an account on your first visit to your library’s RBdigital website. Select the “Register” link in the upper-right-hand corner of the screen.

Read Alberta eBooks

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Read Alberta eBooks Browse the catalogue for ebooks or audiobooks. Check out the featured Prair...
Read Alberta eBooks
Browse the catalogue for ebooks or audiobooks. Check out the featured Prairie Indigenous Ebooks Collection.

Tumblebooks

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TumbleBooks  A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with ...
TumbleBooks 

A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with content most appropriate for those in grades K-6.
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    NNELS

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    The National Network for Equitable Library Service (NNELS) is a repository of content owned and s...
    The National Network for Equitable Library Service (NNELS) is a repository of content owned and sustained by Canadian public libraries, working with international partners, libraries, readers, and publishers (particularly Canadian ones) to make copies of books in accessible formats available to readers in Canada who have print disabilities.

    NNELS Information and Help

    CELA

    Accessibility
    The Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) makes it possible and easy for all public librarie...
    The Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) makes it possible and easy for all public libraries in Canada to provide reading materials in accessible formats to patrons with print disabilities. CELA also provides training and support to help libraries deliver their accessible services effectively.

    CELA's Information and Help

    TRACpac

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    TRACpac Catalogue Search the online TRACpac catalogue, place holds to  pick up requested...
    TRACpac Catalogue




    Search the online TRACpac catalogue, place holds to  pick up requested items at your local library.
    ME Libraries

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    ME LIBRARIES Use your library card to access over 10 million items from over 300 libraries fo...
    ME LIBRARIES

    Use your library card to access over 10 million items from over 300 libraries for free. You must be 18 or older and have a card from a participating Alberta public library to sign up.  eBooks and other electronic content are not included due to licensing restrictions.

    Miss Humblebee Academy

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    Miss Humblebee Academy An interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ag...
    Miss Humblebee Academy
    An interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ages three to six to key concepts in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. It’s as challenging as it is fun!

    If trouble accessing, please visit https://www.gale.com/covid19access/form

    Kids Infobits

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    Kids Infobits Introduces elementary school students to database searching with easy-to-use resou...
    Kids Infobits
    Introduces elementary school students to database searching with easy-to-use resources featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.
    Middle School

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    Gale in Context: Middle School Combines reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspaper...
    Gale in Context: Middle School
    Combines reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and more for students in middle grades.
    High School

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    Gale in Context: High School Provides grades 9–12 with content aligned to national and state cur...
    Gale in Context: High School
    Provides grades 9–12 with content aligned to national and state curriculum standards to help with papers, projects, and presentations, while empowering student development of critical thinking and information literacy skills.
    College

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    Gale in Context: College Offers interdisciplinary content for undergraduate students that reinfo...
    Gale in Context: College
    Offers interdisciplinary content for undergraduate students that reinforces skill development in problem-solving, communication, collaboration, creativity, and innovation.
    Canada

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    Gale in Context: Canada An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information o...
    Gale in Context: Canada
    An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of Canadian topics, people, places, and events.
    Social Emotional Learning

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    Gale eBooks SEL collectionfor elementary and middle schoolers Helps students understand emotion...
    Gale eBooks SEL collectionfor elementary and middle schoolers
    Helps students understand emotions like anger, happiness, impulsivity, stress, and more.
    Social Emotional Learning

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    Gale eBooks SEL collection for high schoolers and undergraduates Helps older students understan...
    Gale eBooks SEL collection for high schoolers and undergraduates
    Helps older students understand and manage anxiety, stress, depression, and more.
    Health & Welnness

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    Gale Health and Wellness – Coronavirus A comprehensive consumer health resource that provides a...
    Gale Health and Wellness – Coronavirus
    A comprehensive consumer health resource that provides authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues.
    eBooks: Coronavirus & Pandemic

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    Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection Helps learners better understand glob...
    Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection
    Helps learners better understand global viruses, pandemics, epidemics, outbreaks, and more.

    Science - Viruses

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    Gale In Context: Science - Viruses Provides contextual information on hundreds of todays most si...
    Gale In Context: Science - Viruses
    Provides contextual information on hundreds of todays most significant science topics. Also supports virtual science instruction.
    Science - Coronavirus

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    Gale Interactive: Science - Coronavirus Pairs high-quality digital content with interactive 3D m...
    Gale Interactive: Science - Coronavirus
    Pairs high-quality digital content with interactive 3D models and empowers instructors to lead virtual science labs and lessons.
    Alberta's Online Reference

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    Alberta's Online Reference Center Are you an elementary or secondary student or parent? Get you...
    Alberta's Online Reference Center
    Are you an elementary or secondary student or parent? Get your User ID and Pin Number from your principal and enjoy curriculum appropriate databases, games, videos and more.



     
    Ancestry

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    Ancestry NOW available right at home. Want to learn more about your genealogy, check out the ...
    Ancestry

    NOW available right at home.
    Want to learn more about your genealogy, check out the world's largest collection of online records including census, vital, church, court, military, and immigration records, as well as extensive record collections from Canada and other areas.

    Ancestry's Support
    AutoMate

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    Auto Repair Source Provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair ...
    Auto Repair Source

    Provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls.
    Canadian Points of View

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    Canadian Point of View Reference Center A resource that present multiple sides of a current issu...
    Canadian Point of View Reference Center
    A resource that present multiple sides of a current issue — including information on key topics of interest to Canadian researchers — this database helps students develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

    CBC Learning English

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    Improve your English Learning English Lessons Welcome to Learning English, a joint project be...
    Improve your English
    Learning English Lessons

    Welcome to Learning English, a joint project between CBC Edmonton and the Government of Alberta. Offers the opportunity to practice grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation.
    Cypress Resume

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    Cypress Resume The online resume builder can help you create professional quality resume in a ...
    Cypress Resume

    The online resume builder can help you create professional quality resume in a few easy steps. To access your resume at a later date or to remove a resume, Cypress Resume recommends creating a user profile.

    Cypress Resume's Technical Support
    Consumer Reports

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    Consumer Reports Unbiased product reviews for appliances, electronics, babies & kids produc...
    Consumer Reports

    Unbiased product reviews for appliances, electronics, babies & kids products, cars and much more. 
    Duolingo

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    Duolingo Language learning anywhere at anytime.  Duolingo's Help iOS Google ...
    Duolingo

    Language learning anywhere at anytime. 
    EBSCOhost

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    EBSCOhost An intuitive online research platform with quality databases and search features, EBSC...
    EBSCOhost
    An intuitive online research platform with quality databases and search features, EBSCOhost helps researchers of all kinds find the information they need fast.

    Explora

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    Explora Canada Easy-to-browse categories to help students with their research. Explora Educa...
    Explora Canada

    Easy-to-browse categories to help students with their research.
    Explora Educator's Edition

    Highlights content relevant to teachers, including lesson plans, curriculum standards and other development resources.
    Gale Primary Sources

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    Gale Training Videos Provides a wide range of databases and resources to suit a variety of res...
    Gale
    Training Videos
    Provides a wide range of databases and resources to suit a variety of research interests. Follow the link to explore 19th Century U.K. Periodicals, American Fiction 1774-1920, Financial Times Historical Archives, and more. 

    Research and citation tutorials available.
    Hobbies & Crafts

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    Hobbies& Craft Reference Center Provides comprehensive full text content for many of the m...
    Hobbies& Craft Reference Center

    Provides comprehensive full text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today. Choose from magazines, books, instructional 'how-to' and videos.
    Home Improvement

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    Home Improvement Reference Center Home improvement assistance, including: maintenance, ...
    Home Improvement Reference Center

    Home improvement assistance, including:
    • maintenance,
    • remodeling,
    • electrical work,
    • plumbing,
    • wood projects,
    • outdoor improvements,
    • decorating
    • home and garden, and more.
    Lynda.com

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    Lynda.com from LinkedIn Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone lear...
    Lynda.com from LinkedIn

    Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

    National Geographic

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    [email protected] Ideas and activities for parents and kids to experience together. National Geogra...
    [email protected]
    Ideas and activities for parents and kids to experience together.

    National Geographic Kids - website

    National Geographic: Coronavirus Coverage
    Find the latest info about coronavirus.
    Niche Academy Tutorials

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    Niche Academy Tutorials Niche Academy is an online learning platform that provides step-by-step ...
    Niche Academy Tutorials
    Niche Academy is an online learning platform that provides step-by-step videos and instructions for the most commonly used online library eResources, online programs, social media and computer skills.  The tutorials makes it easier to keep up with how to use all of these online resources tools. Clicking on 'Categories' will allow you to refine your search.

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    Pronunciator

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    Pronunciator A fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live ...
    Pronunciator

    A fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music.
    Small Engine Repair

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    Small Engine Repair Assistance, including: ATVs, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators,...
    Small Engine Repair

    Assistance, including: ATVs, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators, motorcycles, marine (boats), outdoor power equipment, PWC (personal watercraft/jet ski), snowblowers, snowmobiles, tillers and other small engines.
    Solaro

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    Solaro An online study help and exam prep for Alberta curriculum grades 3 - 12. Follow the Solar...
    Solaro
    An online study help and exam prep for Alberta curriculum grades 3 - 12. Follow the Solaro set up instructions.
    Solaro's Help

    Set up your Solaro account first, here using your library card, Solaro will provide a Username and Password.  You are now ready to use an App.

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    Cloud Library

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    Cloud Library Browse the digital shelves, look at the featured selections and/or filter by fo...
    Cloud Library

    Browse the digital shelves, look at the featured selections and/or filter by format.

    Hoopla

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    Hoopla  A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows ...
    Hoopla 

    A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows that can be enjoyed on your PC, tablet, or phone. Create a free account and start today! Note: There is currently a limit of 2 checkouts per account per month.
    OverDrive

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    OverDrive Borrow eBooks or audiobooks for all ages and available anytime.   Loan period of 7, ...
    OverDrive

    Borrow eBooks or audiobooks for all ages and available anytime.   Loan period of 7, 14 or 21 days with the option to return early. *some titles may not have the option to change loan period.  Borrow or have on hold up to 10 titles at a time.
    RBdigital

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    RBdigital  Borrow from either the large collection of audiobooks and from the selection of mag...
    RBdigital 

    Borrow from either the large collection of audiobooks and from the selection of magazines.  RBdigital recommends creating an account on your first visit to your library’s RBdigital website. Select the “Register” link in the upper-right-hand corner of the screen.

    Tumblebooks

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    TumbleBooks  A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with...
    TumbleBooks 

    A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with content most appropriate for those in grades K-6. Apps:
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    Select the 'Library' option.
    BookFLIX

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    BookFLIX BookFlix is a curated database that pairs fiction and non-fiction books, and a great to...
    BookFLIX
    BookFlix is a curated database that pairs fiction and non-fiction books, and a great tool for reading aloud with your child. Grades K - 3.
    Shared eReading

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    Shared eReading Shared eReading is a compilation of digital books with reading prompts and audio...
    Shared eReading
    Shared eReading is a compilation of digital books with reading prompts and audio for children to follow along with. Teaching plans also included. Grade K - 3.
    True Flix

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    TrueFlix TrueFlix helps children strengthen literacy skills, build science and social studies kn...
    TrueFlix
    TrueFlix helps children strengthen literacy skills, build science and social studies knowledge, and cultivate 21st-century skills. Watch, read, and learn cool facts about people, science, and history. Grades 3 - 5.
    ScienceFlix

    Scholastics
    ScienceFlix ScienceFlix offers teachers and parents hands-on projects, activities, videos, and m...
    ScienceFlix
    ScienceFlix offers teachers and parents hands-on projects, activities, videos, and more to help kids learn about science. Grades 4 - 9.
    Scholastic Go!

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    Scholastic Go! Makes searching simple and learning authentic. A digital search engine full of ar...
    Scholastic Go!
    Makes searching simple and learning authentic. A digital search engine full of articles, videos, and age-appropriate content, kids can learn about their favourite topics in meaningful ways. Grades 2 - 12.
    Twig

    STEM Resources
    Twig Grades 6 - 12 Twig features thousands of high-quality, curriculum-aligned science, maths a...
    Twig
    Grades 6 - 12
    Twig features thousands of high-quality, curriculum-aligned science, maths and geography videos for students aged 11–16, along with worksheets, lesson plans, quizzes and diagrams.
    Access available until July 31, 2020

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    Tigtag

    STEM Resources
    Tigtag Grades: 2 to 6 Tigtag is a digital video-based resource designed to help teachers to ...
    Tigtag
    Grades: 2 to 6

    Tigtag is a digital video-based resource designed to help teachers to deliver engaging and accurate science and geography instruction to students aged 7–11.

    Access available until July 31, 2020.
    Tutorial

    Tigtag Jr

    STEM Resources
    Tigtag Jr. Grades: K to 2 Tigtag Junior is a complete science resource for children aged 4-7,...
    Tigtag Jr.
    Grades: K to 2

    Tigtag Junior is a complete science resource for children aged 4-7, with hundreds of videos, lesson ideas, visuals and interactive games and quizzes matched to a range of national and international curricula. It provides young students with an opportunity to dive into science through subjects that particularly appeal to this age group, such as dinosaurs, animals and space exploration.

    Tutorial
    Access available until July 31, 2020.



    AudioBookCloud

    TumbleBooks
    AudioBookCloud all ages audio book database TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature...
    AudioBookCloud
    all ages audio book database
    TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

    Complimentary access will continue through until August 31, 2020.
    TeenBookCloud

    TumbleBooks
    TeenBookCloud gr 7-12 ebook database TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unli...
    TeenBookCloud
    gr 7-12 ebook database

    TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

    Complimentary access will continue through until August 31, 2020.


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    TumbleMath K-6 math ebook database TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimi...
    TumbleMath
    K-6 math ebook database

    TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

    Complimentary access will continue through until August 31, 2020.
    RomanceBookCloud

    TumbleBooks
    RomanceBookCloud A huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd! TumbleBooks’...
    RomanceBookCloud
    A huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd!

    TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

    Complimentary access will continue through until August 31, 2020.
    TumbleBooks

    TumbleBooks
    TumbleBooks K-6 children's ebook database TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature...
    TumbleBooks
    K-6 children's ebook database

    TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

    Complimentary access will continue through until August 31, 2020.


    Hoopla

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    Hoopla  A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows ...
    Hoopla 

    A streaming service that offers thousands of audiobooks, albums, movies, and TV shows that can be enjoyed on your PC, tablet, or phone. Create a free account and start today! Note: There is currently a limit of 2 checkouts per account per month.
    Tumblebooks

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    TumbleBooks  A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with...
    TumbleBooks 

    A premium collection is perfect for public libraries and elementary schools, with content most appropriate for those in grades K-6. Apps:
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    SUMMA

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    SUMMA Complimentary until June 30, 2020. Curated Indigenous video collection created by Canadian...
    SUMMA
    Complimentary until June 30, 2020. Curated Indigenous video collection created by Canadian Indigenous filmmakers. There is no click limitation and there is unlimited simultaneous viewing with SUMMA.
    SUMMAkids

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    SUMMA kids Complimentary until June 30, 2020. Curated Indigenous video collection created by Can...
    SUMMA kids
    Complimentary until June 30, 2020. Curated Indigenous video collection created by Canadian Indigenous filmmakers. There is no click limitation and there is unlimited simultaneous viewing with SUMMA.
    NFB Indigenous Cinama

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    NFB Indigenous Cinama Discover the NFB's rich online collection of Indigenous-made films. These ...
    NFB Indigenous Cinama
    Discover the NFB's rich online collection of Indigenous-made films. These streaming videos are always available.