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An online audiobook library collection of streaming audiobooks for children and adults. Listen online.

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Gale Canada in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of Canadian topics, people, places, events. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content, written from a Canadian perspective, with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience combined with new features such as "Search Assist" and quick fact boxes.

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The Canadian Encyclopedia plays an essential role in providing Canadians and others with accurate, updated information about our people and country.

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Designed specifically for elementary school libraries, this database contains full text for popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, space exploration and more

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An electronic resource that contains materials for all Kindergarten to Grade 8 levels and includes picture books, children's chapter books and young adult titles. Allows young readers and teachers to search titles by favorite author name, title, series name, and theme or topic. Also provides lists of award-winning and recommended books. Includes thematic units for teachers.

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A health database specifically for teens, providing curricular support and self-help on topics including diseases, drugs & alcohol, nutrition, mental and emotional health, family life, sexuality and more.

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TumbleBook Library offers animated, talking picture books for kids. Read and listen along!

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TumbleBookCloud offers over 600 titles for middle school AND high school! This collection contains a vast array of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks , popular graphic novels, and world class educational videos from National Geographic.

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With over 600 titles and reading levels from grades 3-8, TumbleBookCloud Junior is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to go beyond the picture book collection in TumbleBookLibrary! TumbleBookCloud Junior contains early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and new National Geographic videos - many of which are paired with our e-books - a perfect complement to support Common Core Curriculum!

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L'Encyclopédie Découverte propose les excellents articles et les vastes possibilités du contenu médiatique de World Book en français canadien.

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Developed especially for young public library patrons. The site offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, and a wealth of engaging games, interactive tools, and activities.

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An optimal resource for patrons in elementary and middle school coming to the library for help with their homework and research projects. It includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.

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Offers hundreds of pre-generated timelines across eight broad topics, which cover various time periods in history or span the life of historical public figures.

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The world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment.

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