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- BusinessOver 73K companies & 135K executive contacts across the province.
- Consumer SupportSubscriber-level access to a full-range of Consumer Reports product reviews.
Auto Repair Reference Centre
- Consumer SupportFind information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1945.
Ancestry Library Edition
- GenealogyThe Library edition of the popular genealogical search engine Ancestry.com. Only available in-branch.
Consumer Health Complete (French)
- HealthSanté en français fournit des rapports faciles à lire avec des renseignements scientifiquement fondés dans le domaine de la santé.
- Jobs & CareersInteractive career development and job search resources. Includes a resume builder.
- LearningAre you ready to learn? Access to over 3000 video courses taught by industry experts.
- Magazines & NewspapersThe most convenient and complete way to read all your favourite newspapers and magazines on one site. Including "Globe and Mail", "Toronto Star", and many foreign language newspapers.
Canadian Reference Centre
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text information for over 150 Canadian periodicals and over 400 international periodicals; reference books; biographies and an Image Collection photos, maps and flags.
- Magazines & NewspapersContains full text magazine and journal articles, images, reference books and primary source documents. Subjects covered: general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text coverage of The Hamilton Spectator from October 7, 1991 - Present.
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text access to over 100 local Ontario newspapers, including The Hamilton Spectator, Toronto Star, Burlington Post and more.
Globe & Mail Historical
- Magazines & NewspapersProvides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the last 170 years.
- Readers' ResourcesNoveList is a fiction database that provides reviews, annotations, and subject heading access for over 135,000 fiction titles. Includes author read-alikes, book discussion guides, and more.
Biography in Context
- Homework HelpDelivers research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.
Europa World Yearbook
- Homework HelpPolitical and economic information on over 250 countries and territories.
Canadian Points of View Grid View
- Homework HelpDesigned to provide students with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue affecting Canadians.