Looking for ancestors? Look no further. [In-Library Use Only]
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Legal information, education, and help for British Columbians.
Need answers? They’ve got the world covered. Extensive country profiles containing maps, statistics, and an amazing array of other information for travel.
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A compilation of business plans developed by small businesses throughout North America. Access is made possible by theat the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC with financial support from the Sutherland Foundation.
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Canadian Subsidy Directory of grants available to apply for.
CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
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A Great website with help for everything from food & Nutrition, Activity and Lifestyle.
All the information from World Book in a convenient online location.
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Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.
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The Canadian Subsidy Directory is Canada’s most trusted reference dedicated to provide information leading to financial help, subsidies, grants, loans, joint ventures or any funding program offered by the federal and provincial governments, associations and foundations.
The articles from Consumer Reports magazine in one place online.
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TechBoomers is a free educational website that teaches older adults and others with limited computer skills how to use the most popular websites on the Internet. The website has over 100 free courses on many different types of websites and apps: Social, Entertainment, Online Shopping, Education, and more. A few of our popular courses include Facebook, Netflix, Ancestry, and Internet Safety.
Full-text access to hundreds of Canadian newspapers. Updated daily.
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General reference full-text articles from hundreds of books, encyclopedias, and magazines.
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The BC Codes provide the minimum requirements for a safely built environment.
BC Stats is the central statistical agency for the province of British Columbia.
BC’s website for medically-approved information on over 4000 health topics and over 2500 health services.
Auto Repair Source is a comprehensive auto repair database, which takes the place of bulky car repair manuals.
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GreenFILE offers well researched information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.
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Learn about our region’s geology, archaeology, and paleontology all in one place. A great way to find local hikes, photo opportunities, and birdwatching too!
Searchable primary source materials include maps, photographs, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, poems, sermons, and much more.
Free public access to the current laws of British Columbia.
All the information from World Book in a kid-friendly format.
Books and Magazines
features a huge collection of eBooks and audiobooks and is compatible with all e-readers except kindle.
Looking for a good book to read? You’ll find it here!
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Job Search Resources
The Job Bank is an employment website operated by Employment and Social Development Canada. It provides an online database of job listings in Canada, as well as other employment services and information for recruiters and job seekers, including career planning, resume creation, job matching, and notifications.
Jobillico is a vibrant Quebec company that is revolutionizing the labour market. Driven by such core values as collaboration and proactivity, they offer an innovative online recruitment solution that gives companies access to the best talent as well as giving candidates the opportunity to reach their full potential in a job where they’ll feel happy.
Neuvoo is a job search engine available in over 60 countries. It offers a platform that enables its users to search for all types of employment and for particular salaries.
Use the WorkBC Job Board a powerful job search tool to help you find a job. Get instantly notified of new jobs with your personal job alert.
Indeed is a worldwide employment website for job listings.
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