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Citizenship & Multilingual Resources

Last Updated February 6, 2021

NewToBC – Find out services, programs and resources available to newcomers at www.newtobc.ca, a website offered by BC Libraries to help you succeed in your new community. ELSANet – English Language Services for Adults (ELSA) lists English language programs in BC and provides links of interest to ESL students and instructors. KnowBC Online (In-Library use


Business & Careers

Last Updated September 18, 2018

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.   Small Business Accelerator – This is curated by professional business librarians and is a reliable gateway to freely available business information, education, and assistance that is both current


Book Recommendations

Last Updated September 16, 2020

See our Recommended Reading page, as well as these websites: GoodReads – Includes reader reviews, trivia, reading lists, etc.  You can choose to sign up and share book lists. BookBrowse.com – Includes reviews, previews, stories behind the books, author interviews, reading guides, and more. Fantastic Fiction – Search and browse bibliographies of over 50,000 bestselling fiction


Auto, Truck & Small Engine Repair

Last Updated April 3, 2020

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet.  You’ll need your library card to log in. Auto Repair Source, (formerly AutoMate), features content from the original equipment manufacturers including step-by-step repair procedures with supporting images, maintenance schedules, estimated labor times, technical service bulletins, specifications and


Magazines, Journals & Newspapers

Last Updated February 20, 2021

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log into some of them. See also our full list of Online Resources. Download popular eMagazines to your tablet, smartphone, or computer using Library2Go (OverDrive) or the Libby app. British Columbia Statistics –


Encyclopedias

Last Updated April 1, 2020

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet.  You’ll need your library card to log into some of them. 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


Community Information

Last Updated March 12, 2014

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Information by Subject

Last Updated June 16, 2015

Auto, Truck & Small Engine Repair Book Recommendations Business & Careers Citizenship & Multilingual Resources Community Information Encyclopedias Genealogy Health, Medical & Wellness Home & Consumer Information Homework & Research Help for Kids Homework & Research Help for Teens Law & Government Magazines, Journals & Newspapers Statistics  


Online Resources

Last Updated April 29, 2020

Information by Subject Databases eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines Video Courses