Alphabetical list of Student Digital Resources
Alphabetical list of Student Digital Resources
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Name and Description
EBSCO: Academic Search Premier
Multidisciplinary research database with citations and full-text access to journals, magazines and other valuable resources across all academic subjects
World Book: Advanced
Multidisciplinary reference database. Includes: encyclopedia, multimedia entries, online books, primary source files, website links, special reports, dictionary, atlas, and local and country research guides.
Professionally narrated and animated fiction and non-fiction ebooks to helps young students learn-to-read and read-to-learn.
EBSCO: Canadian Points of View Reference Centre
Resources that explore opposing sides of current issues from Canadian perspectives. Helps students evaluate the controversy, develop their own perspectives, and write or debate effectively on the topic at hand.
EBSCO: Canadian Reference Centre
Canadian Reference Centre provides ongoing full text for popular Canadian magazines and journals as well as full text for some Canadian newspapers including Toronto Star, The Hamilton Spectator, The Record and Guelph Mercury. Also includes some international newspapers.
EBCSO: Consumer Health Complete
Consumer-oriented health content, including mainstream medicine and alternative treatments. Includes full-text journals, magazines, health reference books and evidence-based health reports.
CBC Curio / Radio Canada
Streaming video service with educational videos, audio files and television programs from CBC / Radio-Canada. Includes News in Review and National Geographic.
EBSCO: Canadian Literary Centre
Full text articles, essays, literary criticism and book reviews focusing on Canadian literature and authors.
Gale: Canada in Context
Articles written from the Canadian perspective on a broad range of Canadian topics, people, places, and events.
World Book: Découverte
Multimédia, encyclopédie multidisciplinaire. Comprend: atlas en ligne, dictionnaire, animations, articles, images, illustrations, chronologies, clips vidéo et sonores et plus encore.
EBSCO: Digital Revistas
Spanish language magazines: Ahora, Que tal. Articles on popular topics.
EBSCO: Digital Magazines
Articles from popular magazines on a variety of topics. Includes: Consumer Reports, Saturday Evening Post, Popular Science, PCWorld, Hockey News, Dog World, Rolling Stone, Canadian Gardening, Smithsonian, Today's Diet & Nutrition and more.
EBSCO: Digital Magazines for Kids
Articles from popular children's magazines on a variety of topics. Includes: Jack and Jill, Highlights, Science World, Scholastic News, Spider, Junior Scholastic, Scholastic Math, Creative Kids, Ladubug, Boys' Quest, Dig and more.
EBSCO: Digital Magazines for Teens
Articles from popular teen and general interest magazines on a variety of topics. Includes: Current Events, Scholastic Choices, BMX Plus, Elle, Dance, Teen Tribute, Rolling Stone, Horse & Rider, Current Health, Scholastic Action and more.
|3-9||World Book: Discover|
Multimedia, multi-disciplinary encyclopedia. Includes: online atlas, dictionary, animations, articles, pictures, illustrations, timelines, video and sound clips and more.
Discovery Education Math Techbook
A digital math textbook that connects students to math through real-world problems.
Discovery Education Math Techbook
A science E-Textbook that includes videos and activities.
World Book: Early Learning
Fun learning platform. Voice overs for navigation buttons and activities make it easy to use for young children. Includes classic nursery rhymes and songs, learning activities, video clips and guided ebooks.
Research interface for all EBSCO databases, including: Canadian Reference Centre, GreenFile, Academic Search Premier, MasterFILE, Consumer Health Complete, Professional Development Collection, and several others.
EBSCO: Explora: Elementary / Primary Schools
A single interface for multiple Ebsco databases for children. Includes topic overviews to give students a starting point for their research. Databases include: Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, Academic Search Premier, Middle Search Plus, Primary Search.
EBSCO: Explora: Secondary Schools
A single interface for multiple Ebsco databases for high school students. Databases include: Canadian Ref Ctr, Academic Search Premier, Middle Search Plus, MasterFILE Premier, Literary Ref Ctr, Canadian Points of View and more.
Follett Shelf E-Books
Select your school from the list to search for ebooks in your library catalogue. More than 1000 fiction and non-fiction ebooks.
Multidisciplinary reference ebook database.
Gale: Global Issues in Context
Research database with print resources, video clips and primary source documents on international topics, including: news, countries, statistics and current global issues.
GreenFILE covers the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Subjects covered include: climate change, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and others.
|3-9||World Book: Kids|
Children's encyclopedia, with articles, images, videos, games, science projects and illustrated dictionary and more.
Know BC / Encyclopedia of BC
Platform includes: The Encyclopedia of BC, Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest, The Encyclopedia of Raincoast Place Names, Far West: The Story of British Columbia, Lilies and Fireweed.
Multidisciplinary database of multi-media resources, including: audiobooks, music, images, children's television programs, printable activities, interactive activities, encyclopedia articles and more.
EBSCO: Literary Reference Center
Full-text literary database covering all genres and time periods. Includes synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems.
EBSCO: MasterFile Premier
Contains full text for general reference magazines and publications covering a wide range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues.
Information and tools to support exploration of career and post-secondary opportunities.
Gale: National Geographic Kids
Complete issues of National Geographic Kids magazine plus downloadable images, ebooks and National Geographic readers. Topics include: history, biography, archeology, science, technology, wildlife, pets, nature and more.
A collection of 5,200 streaming documentaries, animated films, interactive productions, and short films in English and French.
Novel summaries and read-alike recommendations.
EBSCO: Novelist K-8 Plus
Summaries and read-alike suggestions of children's and middle-grade books.
EBSCO: Poetry & Short Story Reference Center
Collection of classic and contemporary poetry, short stories, biographies and authoritative essays on poetic form, movement and technique. Includes essays, lesson plans and learning guides. Also includes high-quality videos and audio recordings from the Academy of American Poets.
Gale: Power Search
A single interface for multiple Gale databases and publications (Canada in Context, Global issues in Context, Science in Context, and various Gale publications).
Radio – Canada / Curio
Service de vidéo en continu avec des vidéos éducatives, des fichiers audio et des émissions de télévision de CBC / Radio-Canada. Inclut L'actualité en revue et National Geographic.
EBSCO: Revues Numériques
Permet d'explorer des revues en français pour différents niveaux d'apprentissages de la langue.
Gale: Science in Context
Articles, activities, experiments, projects, and reference materials examining the science behind contemporary, real-world issues.
|8-12||EBSCO: Science Reference Center|
Full-text database that includes periodicals, books, biographies, essays, science experiments, and videos from educational publishers such as NASA, National Geographic Nature Picture Library, and others.
World Book: Student
Multi-disciplinary, multimedia reference encyclopedia with articles, learning resources and research tools.
World Book: Timelines
Timelines covering major events in different subjects. Includes “Create a timeline” feature for teachers and students.
Digital picture books and novels with storybook animation and narrations.