Access to over 60 million Canadian records, including birth, marriage, and death records, census records, military records, immigration and naturalization records and more.
Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry. Remote access will end as of December 31, 2021 and return to in-library use only.
Le Centre de la francophonie des Amériques annonce la mise en ligne de la nouvelle bibliothequedesameriques.com. Cette bibliothèque numérique est unique, 100 % Franco-Amérique pour ses membres! Pour commencer, allez dans le coin supérieur droit de l'écran et créez un compte gratuit.
The Center de la francophonie des Amériques announces the launch of the new bibliothequedesameriques.com. This digital library is unique: 100% Franco-American and free for its members! To begin, go to the top right corner of the screen to create a free account.
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1883 - 2010. For current issues of the Calgary Herald, please visit PressReader.
Get some of the newest and your old favourites using cloudLibrary. One of four eBook catalogues available to the Peace Library System, cloudLibrary offers a large catalogue of eBooks & eAudiobooks that all library patrons can access with an internet connection. Read and listen at home or download your titles onto your mobile devices and take them to go.
Consumer Reports is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers make informed choices about products, services, and safety. They put over 4000 products through rigorous testing each year. You can use this resource inside and outside of the library. You will be asked for your library barcode when accessing Consumer Reports outside of the library.
Library and Archives Canada’s (LAC) collection is the shared documentary heritage of all Canadians and spans the entire history of our country. The collection contains materials in all types of formats from across Canada and around the world that are of interest to Canadians.
LinkedIn Learning is a video tutorial library available to all patrons looking to improve or expand their skills. The site offers thousands of videos and is constantly expanding to ensure patrons have the most up to date information on software, skills, tasks, careers and more.
For Android & iOS users: when logging into the app for the first time, you will be asked for a Library LinkedIn Learning ID which is peacelibrarysystem.
Need a book recommendation? Use NoveList to search by dozens of appeal factors, look at the list of similar titles, authors and series and get a good look at book awards and their winners.
For more on how NoveList pairs the right book with the right reader, check out The Secret Language of Books: A Guide to Appeal.
PLSB has partnered with the Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA) to make over 1,000 Alberta-published eBooks available to readers across the province. These eBooks can now be borrowed through the Cantook Station platform on public library websites. The collection is augmented quarterly in March, June, Sept and December, and represents a wide range of genres including memoir, literary fiction, mystery, poetry, historical, scholarly, educational, children’s, graphic novels, young adult and speculative fiction. The collection also contains a small and growing eAudiobook selection.