Online Resources

Take your online research to the next level by accessing dozens of online resources that can't be found on Google. You need a Sioux Lookout Public Library card to access these online resources. This 14-digit number can be found on the back of your card. If you don't have a library card please contact us to get started. We are here to help. Please visit the library or contact us to set up an appointment for help with all of your research needs.
Ancestry Library Edition provides unprecedented access to family history via documents that record the lineage of over 5 billion individuals. Features a Canadian collection that provides nearly 60 million records from the Census of Canada, and key vital records, such as the Drouin Collection (1621-1967), which includes nearly 30 million baptism, marriage, and burial records from Quebec. This resource must be accessed in the library.
Coverage: 1980 to the present; selected full text 1983 to present. Covers about 17 million articles from over 1,500 Canadian journals, magazines and newspapers (English and French). Full-text availability for about 800 periodicals from 1983 to the present, and of selected sections of the Globe and Mail newspaper (Toronto) from 1985 to the present. Covers a broad range of subjects including current events, health, technology, the arts, history, literature, culture and business;
Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Some of Chilton Library's more popular features include: Maintenance and specification tables that provide the unique data you need for each specific vehicle; Step-by-step service and repair procedures, and labor estimating tool to help you confidently determine your next move; Vacuum diagrams to simplify troubleshooting; Wiring diagrams to help explain system operation; Close-up photographs and illustrations for visual support; ASE test prep quizzes for the most popular certification exams; A print button which allows you to easily print out what is needed.
Video courses are the fastest and easiest way to learn how to use a computer. Use the materials in this center to learn the basics of computers, from searching the Internet to using popular programs for word processing, creating spreadsheets and databases, implementing design, and more.
Articles from hundreds of magazines and journals on a broad range of subjects including: Agriculture, Business, Culinary Arts, Criminal Justice, Communications and Mass Media, Diversity Studies, Environmental, Fine arts and Music, Gender Studies, Gardening and Landscaping, Home Improvement, Insurance Liability, Information Science, Military and Intelligence Databases, Nursing, Pop Culture, Psychology, Popular Magazines, Religion, Philosophy, Small Business, Sports Medicine, Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure, History, Vocations and Careers, Legal, Education. Science.
Provides the Tools and Resources to Develop Future Ready Skills in Young Learners. Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. The modern design and simple navigation makes it easy for users to explore content and gain comfort with database searching.
LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help people of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.
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.
Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. With your Sioux Lookout Public Library card, you can access the hundreds of thousands of videos lynda.com offers. There is something for everyone, with courses for the very beginner to professionals.
CAMPUS expands the boundaries of the traditional classroom and offers new ways of learning. Enjoy our vast collection of films about major contemporary issues and educational resources covering a wide variety of subjects.
Archived editions of the Sioux Lookout Bulletin are availabe in PDF format for download or online viewing.