Provincial Licensing - By Vendor

VendorNameDescription
Britannica Digital LearningBritannica ImageQuest

Britannica ImageQuest brings lessons, assignments, and projects to life with close to three million rights-cleared images from over 60 leading coll...

Britannica Digital LearningBritannica Library

Britannica Library is a safe, up-to-date, and age-appropriate information resource for Children, Young Adults, and Adults. Discover encyclopedia ar...

Career CruisingCareer Cruising

Career Cruising is a fully bilingual database which has been designed to help students and others plan their future. Users are able to access hundr...

EBSCOCanadian Points of View Reference Centre

A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides inf...

EBSCOConsumer Health Complete (includes Multilingual Health - French)

CHC is designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. It provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical inf...

EBSCODIY: AutoMate

Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, AutoMate provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for th...

EBSCOCanadian Literary Center

With a deliberate Canadian focus, this database consists of book and reference content from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press). ECW Press...

EBSCOCanadian Reference Center

Includes full text for leading Canadian periodicals and international periodicals, reference books, thousands of biographies, and an image collecti...

EBSCODIY: Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full te...

EBSCODIY: Home Improvement Reference Center

Through a collection of comprehensive full-text content, this database provides users with detailed, user-friendly “how-to” informati...

EBSCOLiterary Reference Center Plus

In addition to all of the content in Literary Reference Center, Literary Reference Center Plus includes full-text resources focusing on plays/drama...

EBSCOMasterFILE Premier

MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books and primary source documents as well as general reference magazines and public...

EBSCONoveList & NoveList K-8

NoveList has been helping readers find their next favorite book for more than 20 years, and continues to develop innovative solutions for connectin...

EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 1ANoveList Select,NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Points of View Reference Centre, Consumer Health Complete (with French)...
EBSCOPrimary Search

Primary Search Contains full-text for over 100 of the most popular children's magazines. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as ...

EBSCOScience Reference Center

This comprehensive research database provides easy access to a wealth of full-text, science-oriented content. Designed to meet every student resear...

EBSCODIY: Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Through a collection of comprehensive full-text content, this database provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner...

EBSCONewspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus provides a full-text digital collection of the world's major news content. It includes millions of articles from newspape...

EBSCOLibraryAware (incl. NextReads)

The features included in LibraryAware help you build relationships with readers and increase library circulation and usage. LibraryAware includes m...

EBSCONoveList Package 1NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus & NoveList Select...
EBSCOEBOOK Public Library Collection

With a collection of over 43,000 titles chosen specifically for public libraries, this general reference collection features fiction titles for bot...

EBSCOEBOOK Canadian Collection

This subscription package (with thousands of titles) offers libraries a critical mass of Canadian content, providing a core collection of works by ...

EBSCONoveList Package 2 NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, LibraryAware, NoveList Select (entire NoveList Package)...
EBSCONoveList Plus and K-8 Plus (Includes NoveList & NoveList K-8)

NoveList Plus has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction for all ages. It is a comprehensive source of information about books tha...

EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 2A

NoveList Select, NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Reference Centre, MasterFile Premier, Primary Search, + your choice of 1 DIY Product (A...

EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 1NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Points of View Reference Centre, Consumer Health Complete (with French)...
EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 2

NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Reference Centre, MasterFile Premier, Primary Search, + your choice of 1 DIY Product (AutoMate, Hobbies...

EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 3

NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Reference Centre, MasterFile Premier,  Primary Search, Canadian Points Of View Reference Centre, Co...

EBSCOAcademic Search Premier

A popular resource found in many scholarly settings worldwide, Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provide...

EBSCOBusiness Source Premier

Business Source Premier features full text and searchable cited references for top journals covering a variety of business disciplin...

EBSCOEBSCO PACKAGE 3A

NoveList Select, NoveList Plus, NoveList K-8 Plus, Canadian Reference Centre, MasterFile Premier, Primary Search, Canadian Points Of View Reference...

GaleCanadian Periodical Index (CPI.Q)

Canadian Periodical Index (CPI.Q) provides the most-requested Canadian reference information available. It contains a wealth of Canadian and intern...

GaleGeneral Onefile/Infotrac Collections

General Onefile/Infotrac Collections is Gale's largest general-interest database, with more than 8,000 titles (most in full text with no embarg...

GaleKids InfoBits

Kids InfoBits is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a bro...

GaleChilton Library

Chilton Library provides quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the ...

GaleLiterature Resource Center

Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, bio...

GaleAcademic OneFile

Featuring peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals, this comprehensive resource covers the physical and social scien...

GaleCanada in Context

Canada in Context was created especially for students and researchers studying Canada, its people, and its history. Canada In Context spans the Nor...

GaleHealth & Wellness Resource Center with Health Reference Center Academic

Provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth co...

GaleGale Package

Includes: Chilton Library, CPI.Q, General OneFile with InfoTrac Collections, Kids InfoBits, Literature Resource Center, and Gale Virtual Reference ...

Mango LanguagesMango Languages

Used by over 90 Libraries in Ontario, Mango Languages’ PhD-created, linguist-approved language-learning software teaches practical conversati...

Mango LanguagesMango Package - Mango Languages and Little PIM Kids Language Learning

Mango Languages’ PhD-created, linguist-approved language-learning software teaches practical conversation in over 70 languages, while keeping...

ProQuestCanada Ebook Collection

The Canada Ebook Collection features over 8,500 titles hand-selected
by ProQuest's on-staff librarians based on ranked title usage and r...

ProQuestCultureGrams

Culture Grams helps researchers from a wide range of ages discover the world with concise cultural and statistical snapshots of every country recog...

ProQuesteLibrary

eLibrary delivers twenty-first century media for twenty-first century research. It brings
together an engaging user-centric interface, multi...

ProQuestSIRS Discoverer

SIRS Discoverer is a multidisciplinary database specifically designed for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators coverin...

ProQuestCBCA (Canadian Business & Current Affairs)

CBCA is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive bibliographic full text reference and current events database for Canadian coverage. The ...

ProQuestHeritageQuest Online

Distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, Heritage Quest is an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources w...

ProQuestProQuest Research Companion

ProQuest Research Companion is a new cloudbased information solution for student researchers and educators available within a responsively designed...

ProQuestPublic Library Complete

Public Library Complete is a subscription-based ebook collection with over 35,000 titles. It helps libraries augment their nonfiction collections t...

ProQuestReference Ebook Subscription

Provides over 500 high-demand handbooks, encyclopedias, manuals, guides, and dictionaries. With cross-curriculum coverage
starting at t...

ProQuestAncestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital rec...

World Book, Inc.World Book Advanced Reference Suite and Early World of Learning

World Book Advanced Reference Suite and Early World of Learning Includes: World Book Kids, World Book Student, World Book A...

World Book, Inc.Early World of Learning

Early World of Learning is an interactive and engaging online learning environment for preschoolers and children in early elementary grades. A robu...

World Book, Inc.World Book Discover

World Book Discover features clear, easy-to-read articles and helps improve vocabulary and reading fluency for reluctant learners, students reading...

World Book, Inc.Activity CornerActivity Corner offers thousands of projects suitable for a wide range of skill levels, ages, and instructional goals. Each activity includes complete...
World Book, Inc.Digital Libraries (set of 3)

Digital Libraries (set of 3)  
This collection offers the digital format of the original Early Peoples, Living Green, and Inventions an...

World Book, Inc.L'Encyclopedia Decouverte

L'Encyclopedie Decouverte is the French translation of World Book Kids. This product is designed for younger students who are native speakers or re...

World Book, Inc.WB Package: Science Power and Social Studies Power

A combination package including Science Power and Social St...

World Book, Inc.World Book Advanced

World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia articles, multimedia, online books, and primary source databases, fully...

World Book, Inc.World Book Kids

World Book Kids is developed especially for young users. Users can navigate a wide variety of content using the search or browse features to help f...

World Book, Inc.World Book Student

World Book Student is tailored for users in elementary and middle school. The database includes more than 40,000 encyclopedic and reference article...

World Trade PressA-Z World Food

An in-depth resource for food, culture, and traditional recipes in over 170 countries, AtoZ World Food allows libraries to supplement their cookboo...

World Trade PressA-Z World Business

AtoZ World Business provides patrons with the foundational knowledge to conduct business successfully in 100 different countries. Also included is ...

World Trade PressA-Z Maps Online

AtoZ Maps Online features a collection of 145,000 maps that library patrons can download and use without copyright restrictions. Map types include ...

World Trade PressLingoLite

A vocabulary builder for 30 different languages, featuring native speaker videos and a color photo for each word. The language interface can be cha...

World Trade PressA-Z World Travel

Featuring 202 city travel guides, AtoZ World Travel will allow you to supplement your travel books section and provide coverage on more destination...

World Trade PressGlobal Road Warrior

With in-depth information on 175 countries, Global Road Warrior will give your patrons a level of insight into each country that cannot be found an...

Wright DigitalPebbleGo (2 Modules: Animals and Science)

The Emergent Reader Research Solution! Specifically designed to meet the needs of PreK-3 researchers, PebbleGo databases support literacy and buil...

Wright DigitalPebbleGo Enhanced (3 Modules: Animals, Science, and Dinosaurs)

The Emergent Reader Research Solution! Specifically designed to meet the needs of PreK-3 researchers, PebbleGo databases support literacy and buil...

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