databases


Complete List of Digital Resources (A-Z)

Last Updated 2021/02/05

Below are online resources that our library subscribes to so you can access them for free using your library card number or within the library.  They contain loads of accurate information that is either difficult or not possible to find on the internet. Library Card Required Although we have reopened, you can still get a


Statistics

Last Updated 2019/01/25

British Columbia Statistics – the central statistical agency of the Province of British Columbia. They offer data services, business and economic statistics, labour and social statistics, population stats, and survey and analysis. The World Bank – The Data Catalogue provides download access to over 2,000 indicators from World Bank data sources. DataBC – Provided by


Law & Government

Last Updated 2019/01/25

Library Databases – Library Card Required Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. British Columbia Codes (In Library Use Only) – Includes the current BC Building Code (including Plumbing Services) and the BC Fire Code. Vehicle Safety and Inspection Standards Online (In Library Use Only) –


Home & Consumer Information

Last Updated 2019/01/16

Library Databases – Library Card Required Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. Consumer Reports – Expert buying advice, recommendations, and ratings on thousands of consumer products each year using our state-of-the-art labs, auto test center, and survey research center. Websites Features product reviews from a variety


Health, Medical & Wellness

Last Updated 2019/01/11

Websites Investigates and evaluates the occurrence of communicable diseases in BC and is the provincial reporting centre. CMHA promotes the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness.  Each year, CMHA provides direct service to more than 100,000 Canadians through the combined efforts of more than 10,000 volunteers


Citizenship & Multilingual Resources

Last Updated 2019/12/31

NewToBC – Find out services, programs and resources avaialable to newcomers at www.newtobc.ca, a website offered by BC Libraries to help you succeed in your new community. KnowBC Online (In-Library use only) includes: Encyclopedia of British Columbia: with more than 4,000 entries and 1,500 accompanying photographs, maps, charts and tables, as well as sound and


Business & Careers

Last Updated 2019/01/11

Library Databases – Require Library Card Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that is typically not available through the Internet. Business Plan Handbooks – A compilation of business plans developed by small businesses throughout North America. Access is made possible by the Small Business Accelerator at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre


Encyclopedias

Last Updated 2021/01/15

Library Databases – Requires Library Card Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that is typically not available through the Internet. Canadian Encyclopedia – A comprehensive information source about Canada and Canadians, for students, the general public and scholars. Includes articles written by experts, as well as web links and multimedia clips.  No


Information by Subject

Last Updated 2021/01/20

   


Research

Last Updated 2019/03/01

We have loads of resources in our library and online that are available to help you with any question you may have.   For Kids   For Teens Use our catalogue to find books, movies, magazines and more that might help with your research. Search our online databases for articles, encyclopedias and more. We subscribe