e-Resources for Teens

Your Library card number and password (telephone number without area code) will be needed to access some of these eResources from home.

britannica youth


Gives you access to encyclopedias, Britannica-approved Web sites, and a Student Center with an atlas, biographies, multimedia, “How To” guides for school reports, and other learning materials.

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Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more.

Britannica ImageQuest

Millions of rights-cleared images from one trusted site.


Britannica for Kids gives students access to encyclopedias, Britannica-approved Web sites, and a Student Center with an atlas, biographies, multimedia, “How To” guides for school reports, and other learning materials.


The Gale databases meet the needs of the youngest learner at an elementary level as well as researchers at the university level and everyone in between. The content includes the full-text of newspapers, magazines, reference books, authoritative and current health and wellness information, Canadian newswires and much more.

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Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. The curriculum-related, age appropriate, full-text content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

 mango languages

Mango Languages enables adults and kids to learn languages quickly and easily with the world's most powerful language software. Mango uses real-life situations and conversations to more effectively teach a new language. By listening to and repeating after material designed from native conversations, you'll not only learn the individual words and phrases, you'll know how they're used in practical situations and conversations.


NoveList K-8 contains enhanced subject access for over 70,000 fiction titles aimed at the K-8 population. Full-text reviews from sources like School Library Journal and Booklist are available for many titles.

novplus200 NoveList Plus is a readers’ advisory service that helps librarians and readers find fiction books based on books they have read or topics in which they are interested. Readers can search for books by title, author or by simply describing a book they would like to read.
TeenBookCloud Logo TeenBookCloud - is an online collection of ebooks, enhanced novels, graphic novels, videos and audio books, which offers students and adults of all reading levels access to an amazing range of content.
overdrive button.2 OverDrive gives you access to e-books and audiobooks that can be downloaded and transferred to your e-reader, ipod or MP3 player from your computer.
teen health Teen Health and Wellness provides teens and young adults with curricular support and self-help on topics including diseases & conditions; drugs & alcohol; nutrition & fitness; mental and emotional health; sexuality & sexual health; bullying and internet safety; green living; family life, and more. 
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Canadian Periodicals Index Quarterly - CPI.Q provides access to Canadian and Canadian-focused journals, magazines, and newspapers. The database also includes other reference content of value to Canadian researcher

general onefile lg General OneFile is a one-stop source for news, magazine, and periodical articles across a wide range of general interest topics and academic disciplines. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text, General OneFile serves a wide audience of readers.
galelitresourcecenter Literature Resource Center. The world’s most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database, Literature Resource Center is uniquely relevant to today’s researcher. Its rich critical, biographical and contextual content supports interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy and the development of critical-thinking skills.