Research

Advanced Reference Suite by World Book
Provides access to encyclopaedia articles, primary reference sources, e-books, photos, videos, maps, and more. Suitable for all ages. Username – Gwillimbury Password – worldbook

AltHealth Watch
A full-text alternative health research database focused on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers the latest information about the evolving practice of holistic medicine and therapies.

Ancestry Library Edition
Provides one of the most important genealogical collections available today including records from the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. Please note, as of Jan 1, 2022 remote access to this resource is unavailable. To use Ancestry Library Edition you must be present at the Library using Library WiFi or Public Computers.

Canada in CONTEXT
Integrates the finest Gale references — like Worldmark Encyclopaedia of Canadian Provinces, with current articles from The Toronto Star, Globe & Mail, and Maclean’s.

Canadian Encyclopaedia
A bilingual national encyclopaedia designed to provide reference material with a focus on Canadian history.

Canadian Business and Current Affairs
Provides in depth access to a broad range of Canadian business periodicals.

Career Cruising
Career Cruising is a career resource designed for people of all ages.

Community Print Publications
Read local newspapers and archives online. Includes the East Gwillimbury Express, Aurora Banner, Newmarket Era, and more.

Consumer Reports
Get ratings and recommendations on thousands of products and services in many categories including vehicles.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion eBooks
With thousands of librarian-selected titles covering Asian Studies, Women’s Studies, Black Studies, Hispanic/Latino Studies and more, this resource represents all voices – regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, physical ability and religious belief. It supports teaching and learning in the classroom and beyond.

Frontier Life
Focusing on European settlers and Early Peoples, this site includes correspondence, diaries, government papers, business records, legal documents, and more dating from 1600 to mid-1900.

Globe and Mail Historical Newspaper
View a digitized full-image archive of The Globe and Mail newspaper dating back to when it was founded by George Brown in 1844 as The Globe.

National Geographic Kids
This resource will take kids on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Excite them to learn and dare them to explore more!  Includes access to National Geographic Kids books and magazines.

PebbleGo
The award winning PreK-3 database for reading and research, PebbleGo Animals and PebbleGo Earth and Space will entice the youngest. Now also featuring PebbleGo Dinosaurs!