Databases

Library Databases

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Canadian Encyclopedia

Search a comprehensive and credible source of information for students, readers, and scholars. This encyclopedia includes articles, biographies, timelines and more on Canadian people, places and events.

Canadian Newsstream

Consult the complete electronic back issues for most major Canadian newspapers, including The Vancouver Sun, The Province and The Globe & Mail. You can aslo find local papers such as the North Shore News.

Access Information: Licensed for West Vancouver residents only

Classical Music Library

Listen online to over 300,000 tracks of classical music. Coverage includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera. You can also create your own playlists.

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Consumer Reports

Find reliable reviews and ratings for common household appliances, electronics, automobiles and other products. Click on the "Canada Extra" link at the bottom of the website to see those products that have been evaluated for the Canadian market.