Government of New Brunswick

Online databases can be accessed in public libraries as well as on this web site from any computer with Internet access. The service is free, but you must have a library card in order to access it. To connect, enter the last nine digits of your library card number.

     

 

General Interest Resources

Canadian Newsstream

Full-text access to Canadian newspapers. There is a 24 hour delay for full text access to Daily Gleaner, Telegraph-Journal and Times & Transcript articles. Some French content.

     Interface language(s): English  French

Canadian Reference Centre

The Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers & newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. Some French content.

     Interface language(s): English  French

Canadian Reference Centre (with text-to-speech support)

Text-to-speech support gives users the option of listening to a synthesized voice reading the text of Canadian Reference Centre entries. This feature only functions with English language content.

     Interface language(s): English    

Eureka.cc

Eureka.cc provides access to the electronic versions of many noteworthy newspapers and periodicals including such French language titles as L’Acadie Nouvelle, L’Actualité, Le Devoir, Le Droit and La Presse. Some English content.

     Interface language(s): English  French

Nineteenth Century Collections Online

Nineteenth Century Collections Online provides primary source material from the nineteenth century. It includes works in Western languages, such as French and English, as well as non-Western languages. The interface is in English.

      Interface language(s): English

Universalis

Universalis is a French-language encyclopedia. It contains thousands of articles, drawings, pictures, maps, definitions, a dictionary, an interactive science lab, and much more.

     Interface language(s): French

     

Grant Connect

A bilingual database with detailed, searchable information on thousands of major organizations that offer grants. You can consult the database in any of the five resource centres or submit your question online and we will do the research for you.

     Interface language(s): English  French

Britannica Online

Britannica Online is an English-language encyclopedia. It contains thousands of articles, images, quizzes and much more.

     Interface language(s): English     

 

Health Resources

Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library contains reviews on the effectiveness of a wide-range of healthcare treatments. The resource also includes clinical trials, assessments and evaluations. Only available in English.

     Interface language(s): English

Consumer Health Complete

Containing the latest evidenced-based health information and hundreds of reports for the most common health topics, Consumer Health Complete provides reliable health care information in English.

     Interface language(s): English

       

Santé en français

Containing the latest evidenced-based health information and hundreds of reports for the most common health topics, Santé en français provides reliable health care information in French.

     Interface language(s): French

     

 

Learning Resources

Career Cruising

Career Cruising is an online career exploration and portfolio development system. Career Cruising's content is Canada specific and includes detailed profiles for careers, comprehensive post-secondary education information, and personal assessments.

     Interface language(s): English  French

     

Gale Business Plans Handbook

Gale Business Plans Handbook is a collection of business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses in North America. The handbook also includes a business plan template. Only available in English.

     Interface language(s): English    

     

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone offers foundational interactive instruction in thirty different languages and more advanced lessons for a core set of languages that include English and French.

     Interface language(s): English or French
     (select from dropdown menu).

     

 

Automotive

Auto Repair Reference Center

Auto Repair Reference Center contains information on the repair and maintenance of vehicles from most major manufacturers. Only available in English.

     Interface language(s): English  


   

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Small Engine Repair Reference Center provides repair guides for all manner of small engines (chain saws, motorcycles, mowers, etc.). Only available in English.

     Interface language(s): English   

The Canadian Red Book Vehicle Valuation Guide

is designed for fast, easy, accurate reference of vehicle valuations. You can consult this online tool at any of the five resource centres or submit your question online and we will do the research for you.

     Interface language(s): English   French

 

 

Youth Resources

TumbleBooks

Watch and listen to animated stories online!

     Interface language(s): English  French

Universalis Junior

Universalis Junior is an online encyclopedia specially designed for children and young teenagers. The resources and the interface are only available in French.

     Interface language(s): French      

Britannica Online

Britannica Online is an English-language encyclopedia. It contains thousands of articles, images, quizzes and much more.

     Interface language(s): English     

The World Almanac for Kids

The World Almanac for Kids is an online reference resource designed for children. The content and the interface are only available in English.

     Interface language(s): English