High School Resources

Encyclopedias

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magazines

  • CPI.Q - Canadian and International journals, magazines and reference content. Includes Canada's national newspaper, The Globe and Mail; Maclean's weekly magazine; Canadian News Facts; and reference materials, such as the Canadian Parliamentary Guide and Canadian Newsmakers.
  • Canadian Points of View - designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. High school and undergraduate students can use Points of View as a guide to debate, developing arguments, writing position papers, and for development of critical thinking skills.
  • Reference Center Gold - A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources - newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
  • Student Edition - for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more
  • CBCA Reference and current events - This database covers topics related to Canadian Business, Culture, Current Events, Literature, Language, Agriculture, History, Government, and Politics.

Newspapers

  • Canadian Newstand - National and leading regional papers such as National Post, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Regina Leader Post, Vancouver Sun and the Victoria Times-Colonist
  • Press Display - International Newspapers

Specialized Online Resources

Auto Repair Reference Center - car repair manuals and car repair tip

Small Engine Repair - Users gain access to publications from within the library on the day they are published in their original language or in translation.

Health and Wellness Resource Center - an up-to-date referencematerial as well as full-tex magazines, journals and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources

Literature Resource Center - Literary topics, authors, and their works covering all genres and disciplines, all time periods, and all regions of the world

Dictionary of Canadian Biographies - go online to search for the biographies of great Canadians

 - excellent source for resources in Science and Social Studies