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Below are the King Township Public Library's collection of electronic databases sorted by title. If you are accessing these databases from outside one of our four branches you may need your library card to access them. If you have any issues connecting please contact our Electronic Services Librarian via email at or by calling 905-833-5101.

In 2016 King Township Public Library added ArtistWorks, ComicsPlus, LawDepot, National Geographic Virtual Library, OnePlay, Shakespeare in Bits(use 'kingpl' as username and 'shakespeare' as password to login, Signing Savvy and Universal Class as well as access to the historical newspapers of the Toronto Star (1894-2011) and Globe and Mail (1844-2012).

NEW FOR 2017 - Qello Concerts - Watch concert footage across all genres of music.

FYI :If you have used Zinio Magazines, LawDepot, OnePlay, ComicsPlus or ArtistWorks you can use the same login information to access Qello Concerts.

NOTE - For Shakespeare in Bits: Log in using "kingpl" as username and "shakespeare" as the password.


Ancestry - Library Edition
Search census, birth, marriage and death record, directories, passenger lists, immigration records, maps and more. In Library Use Only.

ArtistWorks for Libraries
This database provides you with world-class instruction through self paced video lessons from music and artistic professionals.

Auto Repair Reference Centre
This database contains do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.

Our new eBook collection for King Township Public Library card holders

A-Z World Travel
A-Z World Travel is the most detailed travel resource for business and leisure travelers for more than 200 world cities. Includes travel essentials, city views, maps, culture, shopping and cuisine.

Britannica Library
Encyclopedia Britannica provides three sites in one. With age appropriate material from the child-friendly collection through to the adult general reference collection.
If accessing inside our library branches please click here

Britannica Image Quest
Access to approximately 3 million rights cleared images from the best collections in the world. Image Quest provides safe and fast access to high quality images on all topics for all ages. If accessing inside our library branches please click here.

Canadian Business & Current Affairs
CBCA is ideal for anyone interested in current events, business, science, the arts and academic information as produced in Canada.

Canadian Periodical Index Quarterly
Find articles from a list of Canadian and international journals, magazines, selected sections of the Globe and Mail, Canadian biographies and other reference content.

Canadian Points of View
Provides multiple sides of a current issue. Content comes from political magazines, newspapers, news transcripts, primary sources and reference books as well as essays published specifically for this resource.

Canadian Reference Centre
This database includes full text for leading Canadian periodicals and international periodicals. It includes an image collection and access to biographies and reference information.

Career Cruising
This tool can help students explore different career options, manage course selections online and plan various pathways to meet the requirements for their desired career path.

Comics Plus: Library Edition
This collection brings you unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics.

Consumer Health Complete
This resource offers easily understood information from medical encyclopedias, reference books, magazine articles, evidence-based reports, fact sheets and pamphlets. It also includes drug and herb information, alternative sources, images and diagrams, and videos and animations.

Consumer Reports & Cars Best Deals Plus
Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports.

CultureGrams provides concise, reliable and up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries,each US state and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. If accessing inside our library branches please click here.





EbscoHost eBooks and audiobooks
EbscoHost offers thousands of high quality eBook and audiobook titles from leading publishers including best selling, frontlist, and award-winning titles across a wide range of subject matter - including academic titles, popular fiction and more.

Explora Canada
Find information on a wide variety of topics with Explora Canada. Great for students grades 7 and up.

Explora Primary
Explora's database for students in junior and intermediate grades. Animals, Geography, Science and more!

Globe and Mail - Historical Newspaper
Search the archives of the Globe and Mail newspaper from 1844-2012

History of Canada

Indeed One Search
Search millions of jobs from thousands of job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites across Canada

Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5.

LawDepot for Libraries empowers each patron to create their own legal forms specific to their province and personal situation.

Learning Express
Help achieve your educational and career goals. Online learning sessions are provided on a wide range of topics including college prep courses, TOEFL, reading, math and more.

Literature Resource Centre
Find information on authors and their works, from all time periods and from around the world. Includes biographical and contextual material.









Mango Languages
An online language learning system that teaches practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages.

MasterFile Premier
MasterFile Premier provides magazines, reference books and documents. This database also provides an Image Collection containing photos, maps and flags.

National Geographic Kids
Explore the world with National Geographic Kids. Animals, People, Places and more. All in one database.

National Geographic Virtual Library

Novelist & Novelist Plus
Find your next great read. With information on more than 180,000 fiction titles for all ages. Includes book reviews.

OnePlay - Video Games
OnePlay offers a digital gaming service, where users can instantly download and play unlimited Android and PC games for free.

Ontario Newspaper Index - Our Ontario
Search Ontario Newspaper Index for news articles, birth, marriage and death notices by name.

Our Ontario
Discover people, places, events and objects about Ontario by searching across hundreds of digital collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, community groups, government agencies and content organizations. Find photographs, maps, video, audio recordings, government documents and other media.

Overdrive eBooks
Download eBooks and eAudiobooks for adults, teens and children to your eReader or mobile devices. Fiction and Non-Fiction titles.

PebbleGo is a database that allows young children to explore the many wonderful animals and plants around the world though PebbleGo Animals and PebbleGo Earth and Space.

If outside our libraries:
Username - sopl267
Password - school

Primary Search
An easy to use database that searches primary age level sources. Great for students in junior and intermediate grades.

Qello Concerts
Watch over 1700 of the most amazing live moments in music. Concerts of over 30 musical genres including classical, country, rock and pop.

Shakespeare in Bits
Explore 5 of Shakespeare's most popular plays. Log in using "kingpl" as username and "shakespeare" as the password.

Signing Savvy
A sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language signs, finger spelled words and other common signs used within Canada and the USA.

Small Business Resource Center
Search out business plans, explore topics such as branding, advertising, tax planning and more.

Teen Health and Wellness
Teen Health and Wellness is an online resource created for teens. Here you can find information on diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, life skills, work readiness, mental health, family life and more.

Toronto Star - Historical Newspaper
Search the archives of the Toronto Star from 1894-2011

Tumblebooks - Kids eBooks
eBooks for kids in grades K to 6 including an online collection of animated and talking picture books, chapter books, language learning, puzzles and videos.

Universal Class
Universal Class contains individual lessons on topics including Accounting, Health and Medicine, DIY, Science, Web Development and much more!

WorldBook Encyclopedia Online
Includes access to Early World of Learning, World Book for Kids, World Book Reference Centre and L'Encyclopedia Decouverte (French version).

RB Digital - eMagazines - Formerly Zinio
Browse from your library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods and no limits to the number of magazines you can download.



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