Cobourg and District Images: An amazing resource of the Cobourg Library's digital collection Archival Photos, and a growing portion of our Archival Documents!
Cobourg Newspaper Index: Updated daily by Library staff, this is an index to the Cobourg Daily Star (now Northumberland Today.com), Northumberland News and the local edition of SNAP!
You may need your library card number and PIN number to access some databases.
|Find your next great read ~ Author read-a-likes ~ What's the next title in that series?|
|NoveList Plus, a readers' advisory service, which provides access to 155,000 fiction titles, with features such as: Author read-alikes, Book discussion guides, Reading lists and more. Cilck the link to check the Library's catalogue. Enter your card number without spaces. Novelist French Interface
Novelist K-8 Plus, Booklists, recommended reads, book discussion guides, author biographies and award winners for ages 0-18. Click on the link to check the Library catalogue to see if it is available or place a hold!
|Research and Self-Help|
|Ancestry Library: A genealogy or family history research tool with records from Canada, the US, UK, and some European countries. Records include census and voter lists, birth, marriage and death, military, immigration and emigration (In-Library access only).
Art & Architecture Complete: This database includes full-text coverage of more than 370 periodicals and full-text for more than 220 books. Indexing and abstracts for academic journals, magazines and trade publications, and nearly 230 books.
Auto Repair Reference Center: Do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles
Canadian Literary Centre: The Most Comprehensive Canadian Literary Database with a deliberate Canadian focus, this database consists of book and reference content from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press).
Canadian Reference Centre: This database includes leading Canadian and international periodicals in full text, full-text reference books, biographies, and an image collection containing more than one million photos, maps and flags.
Consumer Health Complete: Heatlh resources on a variety of health and wellness topics, including complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. New! Content for Teens and Their Parents - dozens of articles on a variety of teen health topics from smoking and sexting to dealing with anger and coping with divorce.
CPI.Q (Canadian Periodicals) English and French Canadian periodicals; Full text articles; Selections from the Globe and Mail, Maclean's; Canadian News Facts; and encyclopedic reference materials.
Trustworthy, intuitive and simple research tool
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia: This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
GreenFile: Topics covered include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.
MasterFILE Premier: A Digital Collection of Full-Text Magazines that provides full text for magazines, reference books and primary source documents.
It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.
Merck Manuals: Explains medical disorders, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be prevented or treated.
Primary Search Main Edition: Main Edition provides access to popular full-text magazines for elementary school research.
TechBoomers - Learn how to use popular websites and apps for free
|E-Books and Audiobooks Online|
AudioBookCloud allows you to listen to your favorite audio books with just a click of a button. Listen online to audio books in many different categories: fiction, non-fiction, classics and even Spanish language audio books! These books are always available, never on hold, and no need to download.
OverDrive Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more - anywhere, anytime.
All you need is a library card and your PIN#.
Tumble Book Library is a collection of animated, talking picture books. You can watch your favourite picture book being read aloud to you! You can watch Tumble-TV, or play games or puzzles.
Check out the Language Learning section for books in French, Spanish, Chinese & Russian. There are books available for the i-Pad too!
Tumble Book Cloud: Contains over 600 YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, graphic novels, audio books, and videos from National Geographic
Tumble Book Cloud Junior: Early chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and new National Geographic videos