HPL offers a wide-range of premium online resources to address research needs for all ages. Visiting the EBSCO search site will allow a broad-range search of many of those resources. Try the search on the EBSCO site!
- BusinessOver 73K companies & 135K executive contacts across the province.
- Consumer SupportFind information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1975.
- Consumer SupportSubscriber-level access to a full-range of Consumer Reports product reviews.
Ancestry Library Edition
- GenealogyThe Library edition of the popular genealogical search engine Ancestry.com. Only available in-branch.
Consumer Health Complete (French)
- HealthSanté en français fournit des rapports faciles à lire avec des renseignements scientifiquement fondés dans le domaine de la santé.
- Jobs & CareersInteractive career development and job search resources. Includes a resume builder.
Driver's Ed Online
- LearningOnline G1 Practice Tests. M1 practice tests are also available.
- LearningAre you ready to learn? Access to over 3000 video courses taught by industry experts.
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text coverage of The Hamilton Spectator from October 7, 1991 - Present.
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text access to over 100 local Ontario newspapers, including The Hamilton Spectator, Toronto Star, Burlington Post and more.
Globe & Mail Historical
- Magazines & NewspapersProvides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the last 170 years.
Canadian Reference Centre
- Magazines & NewspapersFull text information for over 150 Canadian periodicals and over 400 international periodicals; reference books; biographies and an Image Collection photos, maps and flags.
- Magazines & NewspapersThe most convenient and complete way to read all your favourite newspapers and magazines on one site. Including "Globe and Mail", "Toronto Star", and many foreign language newspapers.
- Magazines & NewspapersContains full text magazine and journal articles, images, reference books and primary source documents. Subjects covered: general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
- Readers' ResourcesNoveList is a fiction database that provides reviews, annotations, and subject heading access for over 135,000 fiction titles. Includes author read-alikes, book discussion guides, and more.
Europa World Yearbook
- Homework HelpPolitical and economic information on over 250 countries and territories.
Canadian Points of View
- Homework HelpDesigned to provide students with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue affecting Canadians.
Biography in Context Grid View
- Homework HelpDelivers research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.