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Gale Academic OneFile provides access to millions of articles from thousands of journals. Most of the journal articles are peer reviewed.

AccessScience delivers the latest content of McGraw-Hill titles such as Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and the Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms as well as the full-text articles, biographies, and more.
Over a million biographies from the world of business, science, literature, history, etc., using resources such as Gale’s Contemporary Authors; Encyclopedia of World Biography, Notable Scientists, Contemporary Theatre, Film & Television and Contemporary Musicians. Also available are full-text articles from Time, < Newsweek as well as other publications.
Britannica Online delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. This included a rich combination of the insightful Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools.
This database contains full text articles from over 190 popular Canadian magazines, and 97 newspapers including the Toronto Star and the Ottawa Citizen.

Career Cruising is a career resource designed for people of all ages. Features include: assessments to find careers that suit your interests, hundreds of up-to-date detailed occupational profiles, educational requirements for different occupations, various guides that will help you in your job search, and the ability to search job postings from thousands of job boards.

Use this database to find articles from a comprehensive list of Canadian and international journals, magazines, selected sections of the Globe and Mail, and Canadian biographies.
Aurora Public Library's eAudiobooks on EBSCOhost collection includes classics and non-fiction downloadables.

Registration at the Adult Information Desk is required to access this database but, with a username and password, you can access over 60,000  eBooks including literary classics and criticisms, computer science, business and history. There are also over 2,000 French Language and 1,500 Spanish Language titles available. Learn more about the library's download guides.

eLibrary retrieves full-text and multimedia reference material, accessing more than 2,000 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts - plus thousands of maps, pictures, web links, and audio/video files.
PowerSearch allows you to cross-search all our Gale databases simultaneously or select from a list of over 20 individual databases to find the one with the most appropriate content.
Gale Virtual Reference Library offers 200 APL selected eBooks covering topics such as the arts, business, environment, history, literature, science and multicultural studies.
General Onefile provides full text access to thousands of academic journals, magazines and newspapers some dating back 25 years.
The Globe and Mail - Proquest Historical Newspaper is a digitized version of The Globe and Mail from 1844. It is searchable by keyword and date.
Provides biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors. It includes more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.
LitFinder contains more than 140,000 full-text poems, 840,000 poem citations and excerpts, as well as thousands of short stories, essays, speeches, and plays.

MasterFILE Complete offers an extensive collection of the popular full-text magazines, journals, and other highly-regarded sources from the world's leading publishers, covering virtually every subject area of general interest.

NoveList allows fiction readers to use a favorite author or title as a template to locate other authors and titles they will likely be interested in.
Opposing Viewpoints covers the hottest current events topics such as capital punishment, narcotics control, bioethics, etc.: the facts as well as the arguments of each topic's proponents and detractors.

The Toronto Star's Pages of the Past is a digitized version of  The Toronto Star from 1894. It is searchable by keyword or date.
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Vocations and Careers Collection provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers current and applicable content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals

The redesigned Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos is the optimal beginner’s Spanish language reference tool. The site offers World Book’s excellent editorial content, rich media, and engaging features in Spanish.

Written for younger readers who are native French speakers and older students and adults for whom French is a second language. Offers access to thousands of encyclopedia articles, dictionary entries photos, illustrations, and maps. / Rédigée à l’intention de lecteurs plus jeunes dont le français est la langue maternelle, ainsi que d’élèves plus âgés et d’adultes pour qui le français est une langue seconde. Offre un accès à des milliers d’articles d’encyclopédie, d’unités lexicales, de photos, d’illustrations et de cartes.

The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.