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Brainfuse HelpNow Library Card Required.

Brainfuse HelpNow offers students learning support from kindergarten up to grade 12. There is also support for university courses, adult learners, and resume writing support for all ages. Students can chat live with online tutors and create study aids customized to their learning needs.


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Cantook Station eBooks Library Card Required.

Cantook Station offers more than 500 French eBooks, with titles available across all categories and for all age groups. View the resource in French by selecting “FR” from the language menu in the top right-hand corner of the screen. To browse French eBooks, either visit the “Catalogue” tab or conduct a search and filter your results for French.

Cantook Station is also the home of the Read Alberta eBook Collection and the Prairie Indigenous eBook Collection.

Find out what you need to get started reading in this getting started help Guide and Cantook Station's new Online Help resources.

 

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eXpress Titles (cloudLibrary) Audiobooks eBooks Library Card Required.

Fast access to our most popular fiction and non-fiction titles. eXpress Titles by cloudLibrary (Cloud Library) are available on a first-come, first served basis. Holds are not available, so check back often to see what we have. Only 2 eBooks and 2 eAudiobooks may be checked out at a time for a 1 week loan. For more, see our Getting Started Guide.


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Freading eBooks Library Card Required.

Includes titles from most genres and lots of reality reads. There are 135,000 titles are always available for you - No waiting, no holds required!

(Download or Read in App)

Please Note: Freading has changed its sign on method so you no longer need an Adobe Digital Editions account to use the app! You now just need to log into one account to access the Freading app. If you are a new customer, you will be able to create a new account with an email address, password, your library card and your PIN. If you are a current Freading customer, you will be asked to create a Freading account with an email and password.
 

Frequently Asked Questions


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hoopla Audiobooks Comics & Graphic Novels eBooks Movies & TV Music Library Card Required.

Movies, television, music, books, comic books and audiobooks!

    1. Borrow and stream up to 10 items per month
  • Movies &TV: 3 day loan
  • Music: 7 day loan
  • Audiobooks: 21 day loan
  • Graphic Novels & eBooks: 21 day loan
  • Comic Books: 21 day loan

All titles are available all the time. No holds and no waiting — you want it, you get it! Please note, mobile users will need to access hoopla via the hoopla app, not on a mobile browser. The following desktop browsers are supported: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Safari.



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Kanopy Movies & TV Library Card Required.

Kanopy is a video streaming platform for libraries with a large and unique collection of documentaries, feature films, shorts, and television series featuring over 30,000 films from hundreds of producers including the Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.  Borrow and stream up to 10 items per month. Each video is checked out for 2 or 3 days, depending on the film.


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Kanopy Kids Library Card Required.

Kanopy Kids is a video streaming platform for libraries featuring hundreds of educational and entertaining children's videos available to stream whenever you want. Borrow and stream up to 10 items per month. Each video is checked out for 3 days.

Now available on apple TV and Roku!



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New York Times Newspapers & Magazines Library Card Required.

NYTimes.com provides access to the latest multimedia journalism and storytelling from The New York Times newspaper. Articles are available in English, Chinese and Spanish. Access includes articles from 1851 to 1922 and 1981 to present. Access to NYTimes Cooking and the crossword are not available. Users will need to create a NYTimes.com account with an email address.

For in-library access, use this link here.

For remote access, use this link here.

More information at our NYTimes.com Getting Started Guide.

**Please Note: Access to the NYTimes is currently unavailable when using the Google Chrome browser. Please use a different browser (Firefox, Microsoft Edge or Safari) until this issue has been resolved.


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OverDrive Audiobooks eBooks Library Card Required.

With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more. All you need to get started is an internet connection, and your library card.
This collection includes popular fiction, non-fiction, and technical titles.

Borrow up to 30 titles at a time and place holds on up to 40 titles at a time.

Service Update: RB Digital Magazines will be transitioning to the OverDrive platform on Monday, Jan. 25. This change will not affect your library experience. You will continue to browse, borrow and enjoy same great magazines from RB Digital in OverDrive and the Libby app.

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OverDrive Kids Audiobooks eBooks Library Card Required.

Check out all the great titles for kids that are part of our Overdrive collection. With OverDrive Kids, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks and audiobooks. All you need to get started is an internet connection and your library card.

Borrow up to 30 titles at a time and place holds on up to 40 titles at a time.



OverDrive Magazines Newspapers & Magazines New! Library Card Required.

With OverDrive Magazines, you can enjoy full colour and full text access to top magazines like Newsweek, The New Yorker, Elle, Esquire, Vanity Fair, Hello! and The Hockey News. There are no waitlists and no holds, and magazines do not count towards your OverDrive checkout limits. You can renew a magazine within 3 days of the end of the lending period, which is 21 days.

You can also access and download magazines to your Libby app, opens a new window for offline use! Just browse the lists of magazines within the app and search by format to find available titles.

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OverDrive Teens Audiobooks eBooks Library Card Required.

Check out all the great titles for teens that are part of our Overdrive collection. With OverDrive Teens, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks and audiobooks. All you need to get started is an internet connection and your library card.

Borrow up to 30 titles at a time and place holds on up to 40 titles at a time.



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Tumblebooks eBooks Library Card Required.

This site has audiobooks, games, non-English books and more. These help to develop early literacy skills, and have everything from storybooks to non-fiction titles about important social issues.



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