Addington Highlands Libraries Electronic Resources


  Addington Highlands Public Library offers a rich selection of digital resources. Our databases are available through the library's web site 24/7 from the library, home, school or work. You will need your library card number to access them.

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Auto Repair Reference Center (ARRC) is the most comprehensive collection of automobile repair reference information and contains repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles. New repair procedures, TSBs and updates are added to the product on a regular basis.

All of the content in ARRC has been created by ASE certified technicians.

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Explora is EBSCO's interface for Public Libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with the following features:


1) Simple search that quickly delivers relevant results
2) Easy-to-browse categories organized by popular topic
3) Topic overviews that provide students with a starting point for research
4) Colorful, mobile-friendly design with feature areas that provide context to Patrons

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Canadian Reference Centre - The Largest Collection of Full-Text Regional Canadian and International Content. This database includes leading Canadian periodicals and international periodicals in full text, full-text reference books, thousands of full-text biographies, and an image collection containing more than one million photos, maps and flags. The collection includes images from Canadian Press.

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NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

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NoveList Plus has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages. NoveList's expertise in books and reading means that you'll always get the best help for finding just the right books. NoveList Plus is a trusted source of expert read-alike recommendations, available through libraries around the world.

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Ancestry Library Edition - Access available only on computers at your local library. Ask your librarian for details.

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World Book is committed to creating educational products that meet the highest standards of editorial excellence and ignite and inspire a lifelong love of learning. The library subscribes to both of the following databases.

1) Early World of Learning

2) Activity Corner

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Find digital image, text, audio and video materials about Ontario history, heritage and culture. Search the collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, heritage and community groups, government agencies, and private collections in Ontario and across Canada ... via a single search portal.

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