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Audiobooks, eBooks, & eMagazines

Flipster allows electronic magazines to be downloaded and read in your browser or on your device. Some of our many titles include: Apple Magazine, Fine Gardening, Vegetarian Times, and many more!

All you need is your library card number. Freegal offers access to about 9 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 15,000 music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions.


Your OverDrive digital library is a website that allows patrons 24/7 online access to a digital collection of fictional and non-fictional eBooks, audiobooks, streaming video and periodicals. You can browse, place holds, and renew, just like you do with print materials.

Automotive Repair represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.


Small Engine Repair contains thousands of accurate and concise step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components.

Facts & General Reference


Research your family history using the vast census, vital, military, and immigration databases available through Ancestry.

Ancestry can only be accessed within the library.

AtoZ World Travel consists of 202 World City Travel Guides of 60+ topics each and 56 World Travel Resources. Each city receives thorough, equal treatment, with full coverage of how to get around, where to go, and what to see.

Username is your 8 digit library card number preceded by SHELB. Ex- SHELB111111111


With information for children, young adults, and adults, Britannica Library allow users to find the most suitable content for school projects or for learning something new.

This database includes leading Canadian periodicals and international periodicals in full text, full-text reference books, thousands of full-text biographies, and an image collection containing more than one million photos, maps and flags. The collection includes images from Canadian Press.



Database providing full-text articles from Canadian and foreign publications. It reflects various points of view and diverse perspectives on controversial subjects related to politics, the social sciences, culture and technology.

This is a fully bilingual database which has been designed to help students and others plan their future. Users are able to access hundreds of detailed occupation profiles - everything from Actuary to Zookeeper.

World Book Advanced

This database contains a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, omplemented by current periodicals and related websites pertaining to our world.


Reliable facts about all aspects of life including: the economy; military affairs; vital statistics; consumer information; sports; and much more!



Health & Wellness


Provides students with curricular support and self-help on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity, family life, and more.


Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.



A comprehensive consumer health resource which provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medical practices.

Literature & Language


Easily fun, film-based learning will have you learn-ing any language from Spanish to Swahili, English to Icelandic, Shakespeare to Pirate!



The NoveList database includes information on more than 180,000 fiction titles for all ages with subject and keyword access; 200,000+ full-text reviews and descriptions from Booklist, Library Journal, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, and others. Searches can be limited by reading level, using Lexile scores to match students with books geared to their reading ability.

Children's Resources

Provides current information in French on people, science and math, plants, animals, history, the arts, sports, and the world. Citations are also provided for the articles within.


Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take students on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space!


By employing a natural immersion approach, MUZZY surrounds the learner with visual, oral and contextual language. No memorization and no drills. As the animated story unfolds, words and concepts are introduced and then reviewed again and again in new contexts.


The award-winning PebbleGo Animals, Science, & Dinosaurs databases are designed specifically for K-3 emergent readers. Both databases include information, educational games, and learning activities!



TumbleBook Library is an online collection of ebooks for children in grades K-6 (approximately). Existing children's books are licnesed for use then animated using the existing illustrations and adding audio narration.


A collection of e-chapter books, readalongs, graphic novels, and educational videos designed for independent readers (grades 4-6, approximately)

Featuring 12 engaging subject areas, timelines, trivia quizzes, and dynamic citation capabilities, kids will love using this resource for homework and interactive play!

World Book Kids

This educational, age-appropriate database provides a wealth of knowledge on animals, maps, historical figures, science, through games and reading!