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Brainpop
BrainPOP is a pioneering developer of engaging, animated content that motivates and inspires children to learn. Each month, BrainPOP welcomes more than 1,000,000 visitors to its websites, reaching roughly 13,000,000 students in homes, classrooms and computer labs worldwide. Please see College webpage, staff or student access, look under administration/library/database passwords for password.

Canadian Literary Centre   
The Canadian Literary Centre consists of book and reference content from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press). ECW Press also provides several individual monographs and biographies, essays and literary criticism. The database includes book reviews, essays, author biographies, and much more.

Canadian Reference Centre    
Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. This database includes leading Canadian periodicals and international (U.S. and U.K) periodicals in full text; full text reference books; full text biographies and an Image Collection.

Career Cruising Career Cruising is an interactive career resource designed for people of all ages. If you want to find the right career, explore different career options, or plan future education and training, you've come to the right place! Create your own account and start Cruising!

CBCA Complete    
Current Events is a good source for users tracking trend, gaining historical perspective or seeking background on regional, national and global events.

EBSCO Integrated Search 

Electric Library eLibrary is a research tool that allows you to search an archive of over 17 million documents from newspapers, magazines, books and transcripts. Create your own account and start searching!

GALE General One File
Multidisciplinary databases

CPI.Q Canadian Periodicals 

MasterFILE Premier     
Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes more than 350 full text reference books, 84,606 biographies, 88,463 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.

Online Reference Center    
This database is available to Academic Upgrading students only. Ask your instructor for login information.

Shakespeare Online  Shakespeare’s ability to summarize the range of human emotions in simple yet profoundly eloquent verse is perhaps the greatest reason for his enduring popularity.