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Online Databases

Online Databases

Do research 24/7

These databases allow you to do research in magazine and newspaper articles covering a wide range of subjects. You can find the fulltext for many major Canadian newspapers, and current and back issues of over 1,000 magazines.

Many of our databases are available through the library's web site 24/7, whether from the library, home, school or work.

PLEASE NOTE: You will now need your 14-digit library card number AND your 4 digit PIN in order to access many of our online resources. .

Cemetery Transcriptions in Simcoe County

Transcriptions of cemetery markers in various Cemeteries in Simcoe County (includes maps). Includes Barrie Union Cemetery and cemeteries in Alliston, Orillia, Innisfil Twp., Mara Twp., Oro Twp., Tay Twp. and Vespra Twp. Available on catalogue computer 3, near elevator at Downtown Branch. Reference only - no permission to save.

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Census (1861) for Simcoe County

Transcriptions of 1861 Personal Census for Simcoe County.

Available on catalogue computer 3, near elevator at Downtown Branch. Reference only - no permission to save or print.

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Census (1891) for Simcoe County

Transcriptions of 1891 Personal Census for Simcoe County.

Available on catalogue computer 3, near elevator at Downtown Branch. Reference only - no permission to save or print.

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Chilton Library

Automotive repair information for cars, trucks, SUVs and vans covering makes and models for the past 45 years.

For further assistance see the Chilton Library User Guide.

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Consumer Health Complete

Consumer oriented information for all issues dealing with health and wellness - from mainstream medicine to complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

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CPI.Q

Full text of Canadian magazines and newspapers, including selected Globe and Mail articles, covering current events, health, technology, history, culture. Some French titles.

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Curio

Curio gives users streaming access to the best in educational video and audio from CBC and Radio-Canada. You'll find documentaries from television and radio, news reports (including the 'News in Review' series) and more. There is also a Resources section that aids teachers in matching content to the school curriculum.

The library's subscription to Curio.ca is intended for personal use only. For performances in public or in classrooms, a separate subscription for your institution is required.

 

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eBooks on EBSCOhost

Full text of over 7,000 books, covering computers, social sciences, literary criticism, psychology, and 4,000 copyright-free titles which can be downloaded to your home computer, and transferred to an ereader.

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Encyclopaedia Universalis

La plus importante encyclopédie de langue française. L'information est regroupée par ordre alphabétique et thématique. On y trouve aussi un dictionnaire, un atlas des pays, et des sites Internet recommandés. / The most important French-language encyclopedia. Information can be accessed through keyword searches or thematic indexes. There is also a dictionary, world atlas with country statistics, and links to trusted internet sites.

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Explora

Search for magazine, journal articles, essays and radio transcripts on general interest topics including Consumer Reports, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. You can also find related e-books from EBSCO. 

Explora searches across the following EBSCO databases: MasterFILE Premier, Canadian Literary Centre, Canadian Points of View, Consumer Health Complete, EBSCOHost e-Books.

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