Caledon Public Library

Digital Library for Teens

 

Canada in Context

Canada in Context is for those studying Canada, its people, and its history. Canada in Context delivers a full range of country-specific topics (including First Nations Government of Canada, Canadian Literature, and Gun Control/Gun Registry) and biographies of Canadian figures, as well as information on technology, sports, and industry all delivered from a Canadian perspective.  

 

Canadian Points of View Reference Centre

Full-text articles on topics from a Canadian perspective.

 

G1.ca 

An online database that provides free G1 practice tests that are required to obtain a G1 Ontario Driver’s License. It also includes a FAQ section.

 

Grzimeks Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction 

Internationally renowned for its scientific reporting, coverage and illustrations, this resource serves as a major point of reference for researchers and students studying the animal kingdom.

 

Literature Resource Centre

Offers up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Its materials support interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy, and the development of critical thinking skills.

Research in Context

Encyclopedias, periodicals, reference books and more covering popular research topics and current events. Includes tools to help students think about their ideas and organize information.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science 3rd ed.

This ten-volume set opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language. Its 798 entries provide fascinating facts covering the entire spectrum of science, from physical, life, and earth sciences to math, psychology, engineering, technology, and the environment. Many include helpful sidebar boxes that highlight fascinating facts and phenomena, as well as color images and illustrations that enhance the text.

 

World Book Encyclopedia

Seven databases help supply students with reliable information for homework. Provides online research tools including encyclopedia articles, educator tools, ebooks, illustrations, maps, audio files, videos, games, research tools, and more. Includes Spanish and French language databases as well.

 

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