- Cloud Cookbooks
Search 3,000 recipes from 40+ local cookbooks on this easy to use recipe site. Cloud Cookbooks features Nova Scotia authors and dishes from leading restaurants. Plus, you can many healthy options, including low salt and gluten-free. Start with what you've got in your fridge, and get lots of great ideas.
Lynda.com includes over 4000 video tutorial courses taught by industry experts on topics including business, photography, graphic design, project management, animation, audio and music production, web design, marketing, job interview preparation, public speaking, and more. Access is free to anyone with a Halifax Public Libraries card.
- Rocket Languages
Rocket Languages is an online interactive language learning program. Users can register and follow a course at their own pace, track their progress and test their improvement. The program offers instruction in Arabic, French, German, Mandarin, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, American Sign Language, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, English for Spanish Speakers, English for Japanese Speakers and Russian via a web interface and iOS and Android apps.
- OverDrive eBooks
Borrow eBooks and audiobooks – anywhere, anytime. All you need is your library card. Need help? Watch the how-to videos and find answers to your questions.
- Zinio for Libraries
Check out full color digital magazines on your desktop, laptop, or mobile device.
- Consumer Reports
Product reviews and Ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports.
- Chilton's Car Repair
Repair manuals for automobiles over the past 30 years. A few older specialty autos too.
- World Book Encyclopedia
Great encyclopedia for students.
Animated online storybooks you can read or listen to - for early elementary students.
(for adults and teens)
- TumbleBookCloud Junior
(for kids in grades three to six)
(for all ages)
- Project Gutenberg
Always available eBooks.
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