Online Reference Centre
The listed databases are commonly used at High School
· Academic One File - source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles for academic libraries from the world's leading journals.
· Britannica ImageQuest - million+ copyright friendly images. Download, cite and manipulate with ease.
· Britannica School - read aloud; translations; copyright friendly images; suggested web sites; cross referenced articles in Britannica; built in citation information
· Canadian Encyclopedia – bilingual online encyclopedia focusing on Canada
· Curriculum Video on Demand - access to full length videos related to curriculum. Full transcripts with read-aloud and text translation features included for every video
· Early Canadiana Online - providing access to over 1,330,000 pages of Canada's printed heritage.
· Global Issues in Context - use this database for locating critical analysis related to many topics
· Indigenous Atlas of Canada - bilingual resource created by The Royal Canadian Geographical Society contains contemporary and historical photography and maps
· Teen Health and Wellness - Information about diseases, drugs and alcohol, eating disorders, green living, grief and loss, mental health, sexuality and sexual health, nutrition and fitness and more.
· World History in Context - Contains reference, academic journals, images, news, magazines, videos, audio – use the advanced search feature
This tab allows you to search by Curriculum topic, grade level, audience and type of resource including video clips.