HPL offers a wide-range of premium online resources to address research needs for all ages. Visiting the EBSCO search site will allow a broad-range search of many of those resources. Try the search on the EBSCO site!
Gale Small Business
- BusinessGale Small Business Builder helps customers interested in planning and optimizing their businesses or nonprofits. Built for aspiring entrepreneurs and those with existing small businesses, it provides a step-by-step process supported by a rich variety of recognized tools that enable users to produce complete business plans and other documents essential for gaining access to capital and growing their enterprise. Get started today!
- BusinessOver 176K companies & 300K executive contacts across the province.
Hamilton Red Book
- Consumer SupportRegional directory of non-profit, charitable and community organizations that provide more than 4,000 programs and services for Hamilton residents
Auto Repair Source
- Consumer SupportFind information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1974.
- Consumer SupportSubscriber-level access to a full-range of Consumer Reports product reviews.
Ancestry Library Edition
- GenealogyThe Library edition of the popular genealogical search engine Ancestry.com. Only available in-branch.
- Jobs & CareersOver 176K companies & 300K executive contacts across the province.
- Jobs & CareersA career matching platform that helps people find their ideal career
- Jobs & CareersSearch for jobs and create a professional looking resume using the Online Resume Builder
- LearningAre you ready to learn? Access to over 3000 video courses taught by industry experts.
- LearningAccess hundreds of British TV shows and movies.
Driver's Ed Online
- LearningOnline G1 Practice Tests. M1 practice tests are also available.
- LearningThousands of engaging video lectures from the world's greatest professors
- 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.
The New York Times Online
- Magazines & NewspapersFind breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, and more.
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 & NewspapersAccess hundreds of Marvel Comics.
- 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.
- Readers' ResourcesNew and popular titles available for download.
Novelist Grid View
- 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.