An online resource for every occasion!

Click here to go to Ancestry Library

Looking for ancestors?  Look no further. [In-Library Use Only]

Click here for Ancestry tutorial.

Click here to go to ClickLaw

Legal information, education, and help for British Columbians.


Click here to go to Global Road Warrior

Need answers?  They’ve got the world covered.  Extensive country profiles containing maps, statistics, and an amazing array of other information for travel.

Click here for Global Road Warrior tutorial.

Click here to go to Google Drive

Click here for Google Drive tutorial.

Click here to go to Gale Business Plans Handbook

A compilation of business plans developed by small businesses throughout North America. Access is made possible by the Small Business Accelerator at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC with financial support from the Sutherland Foundation.

Click here for Gale Business Plans tutorial.

Click here to go to Grants Canada


Canadian Subsidy Directory of grants available to apply for.


Click here to go to Consumer Health Complete

CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Click here for Consumer Health tutorial.

Click here to go to Healthy Families BC

A Great website with help for everything from food & Nutrition, Activity and Lifestyle.

Baby’s Best Chance Handbook on Pregnancy and Babycare

A Toddler’s First Steps: A Best Chance Guide to Parenting Your 6-36 month-Old Child

Click here to go to World Book Encyclopedia Online

All the information from World Book in a convenient online location.

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Click here to go to LearningExpress

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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Click here to go to Canadian Subsidy Directory

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.

Click here to go to ConsumerReports

The articles from Consumer Reports magazine in one place online.

Click here for Consumer Reports tutorial.

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: SocialEntertainmentOnline ShoppingEducation, and more. A few of our popular courses include FacebookNetflixAncestry, and Internet Safety.

Click here to go to Canadian [ProQuest]

Full-text access to hundreds of Canadian newspapers.  Updated daily.

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Click here to go to MasterFILE Premier

General reference full-text articles from hundreds of books, encyclopedias, and magazines.

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Click here to go to BC Codes [in-library use only]

The BC Codes provide the minimum requirements for a safely built environment.

Click here to go to British Columbia Statistics

BC Stats is the central statistical agency for the province of British Columbia.

Click here to go to HealthLink BC

BC’s website for medically-approved information on over 4000 health topics and over 2500 health services.

Click here to go to Auto Repair Source

Auto Repair Source is a comprehensive auto repair database, which takes the place of bulky car repair manuals.

Click here for Auto Repair Source tutorial.

Click here to go to GreenFILE

GreenFILE offers well researched information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.

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Click here to go to Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark

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!

Click here to go to Point to the Past

Searchable primary source materials include maps, photographs, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, poems, sermons, and much more.

Click here to go to BC Laws


Free public access to the current laws of British Columbia.

Children’s Resources

Click here to go to LearnNowBC

Lots of fun games that help children learn.

Click here to go to World Book Kids

All the information from World Book in a kid-friendly format.

Books and Magazines


Click here to go to Library to go

Library to go features a huge collection of eBooks and audiobooks and is compatible with all e-readers except kindle.

Click here to go to Zinio

Hundreds of current magazines available to your PC, tablet or smartphone.  Completely free with your library card!

Click here to go to NoveList

Looking for a good book to read?  You’ll find it here!

Click here for NoveList tutorial.

Job Search Resources

Click here to go to Jobbank

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.

Click here to go to Jobillico

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.

Click here to go to Nuevoo

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.

Click here to go to WorkBC

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.

Click here to go to Indeed

Indeed is a worldwide employment website for job listings.

Click here for Indeed tutorial.

Click here to go to BCjobs

BCjobs is the largest job board in Western Canada. We have targeted traffic, technology and local talent to connect you to your next star employee. Employers with can post detailed jobs, or search by skill, location, or keyword to find skilled local candidates.

Click here to go to Glassdoor

Glassdoor is a website where current and former employees anonymously review companies. Glassdoor also allows users to anonymously submit and view salaries as well as search and apply for jobs on its platform.