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Alldata Online Library Card Required.

Car and truck repair and maintenance information for makes and models from 1982 to the present, plus technical service bulletins and more. Found In: Is in libraryIn library only


Alt HealthWatch Library Card Required.

Full-text journals and reports on alternative and holistic approaches to health care and wellness. App is available for Apple iOs and Android devices. Beginning in July 2017, Ebsco will no longer support Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 due to security risks. is iphone is android Found In:



Art Full Text Library Card Required.

Full-text articles on all major areas of fine, decorative, and commercial art including: painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, film, architecture, fashion and more.  App is available for Apple iOs and Android devices. Beginning in July 2017, Ebsco will no longer support Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 due to security risks. is iphone is android Found In:




Auto Repair Reference Center Library Card Required.

Car and truck repair and maintenance information for makes and models from 1954 to the present, plus technical service bulletins, electrical wiring diagrams, diagnostic troubleshooting and more. Found In:

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Book Review Digest Plus Library Card Required.

Full-text book reviews, plus indexes and citations of reviews from American, British and Canadian periodicals. App is available for Apple iOs and Android devices. Beginning in July 2017, Ebsco will no longer support Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 due to security risks. is iphone is android Found In:


BookFlix eAudiobooks eBooks Library Card Required.

Animated read-along storybooks and videos for preschoolers and young school-age children, their parents and teachers.





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Calgary Public Library Android App Mobile Apps

Calgary Public Library’s mobile app makes it quick and easy to access the Library on your Android device! Search and browse for titles, download eBooks, create reading lists, manage your account and get the information you need. is android


Calgary Public Library Apple App Mobile Apps

Calgary Public Library’s app makes it quick and easy to access the Library on your Apple device! Search and browse for titles, download eBooks, create reading lists, manage your account and get the information you need. is iphone


Canada’s Information Resource Centre ( Canada Info Desk) Encyclopedias Library Card Required.

Comprehensive list of contacts  including all the listings from the *Canadian Almanac and Directory * Associations Canada * Libraries Canada * Canadian Environmental Resource Guide* Governments Canada * Financial Services Canada *  Health Canada * Careers & Employment Canada * Canadian Parliamentary Guide * Major Canadian Cities * History of Canada * Found In:





Canadian Points of View Library Card Required.

Full-text articles of key topics of interest to Canadians, plus a critical thinking guide, video encyclopedia of the 20th century and more. Found In:










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EBSCOhost (App) Mobile Apps

Now, users of EBSCO resources can conveniently search EBSCO’s leading research databases anytime and anywhere using EBSCO’s mobile access technology. App is available for Apple iOs and Android devices. is iphone is android







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Freegal Music Music

Freegal is a free music service with access to over 9 million songs, Your Calgary Public Library card provides five free downloads per week as well as three hours of streaming per day.  Download or stream current and classic songs for free using the mobile app.  Learn more about using Freegal, here. Found In:

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Grow A Reader Mobile Apps

The Calgary Public Library Grow a Reader app teaches parents and caregivers how to develop early literacy skills in young children. Grow a Reader takes the fun interactive rhymes, finger plays and songs from our popular early literacy programs and delivers them to you, wherever you are. Download it for free! is iphone Found In:

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hoopla eAudiobooks eBooks Mobile Apps Movies Music Library Card Required.

Movies, tv shows, music, audiobooks, ebooks, and comics instantly available to borrow and stream on your browser, smartphone or tablet (iOS 6 and Android 4.0+  or higher). Temporary download is also available using the hoopla app. Creation of a user account with your  Calgary Public Library card provides 6 checkout a month.  Learn how to use hoopla, here. Partially funded by Public Library Services Branch, Alberta Municipal Affairs. is iphone is android Found In:

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LawSource Library Card Required.

Comprehensive law resource, including: Canadian Encyclopedic Digest, Canadian Abridgment, Supreme Court of Canada cases, and index to Canadian Legal Literature. Found In: Is in libraryIn library only






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Mango Languages Online Courses Library Card Required.

Language learning courses for 71 languages, plus English language courses in 19 languages. Language courses include: American Sign Language, Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic (Iraqi), Arabic (Levantine), Arabic (MSA), Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bengali, Biblical Hebrew, Cherokee, Chinese (Mandarin), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dari, Dutch, Dzongkha, English, Farsi (Persian), Finnish, French, French (Canadian), German, Greek, Greek (Ancient), Greek (Koine), Haitian Creole, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Igbo, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kazakh, Korean, Latin, Malay, Malayalam, Norwegian, Pashto, Pirate, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Scottish Gaelic, Serbian, Shakespeare English, Shanghainese, Slovak, Spanish (Latin America), Spanish (Spain), Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Tuvan, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Yiddish. English language courses delivered in the following languages: Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic (MSA), Armenian, Bengali, Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Greek, Haitian Creole, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese. Funded by Public Library Services, Municipal Affairs. is iphone is android Found In:




MEDLINE Library Card Required.

Full-text and fully searchable academic medical journals. App is available for Apple iOs and Android devices. Beginning in July 2017, Ebsco will no longer support Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 due to security risks. is iphone is android Found In:





Muzzy Online Library Card Required.

Animated language learning courses for children in 7 languages plus English.


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PebbleGo Encyclopedias Library Card Required.

Easy facts about Animals, Science and Dinosaurs that can be read by beginning readers  plus activities.  This site has read-aloud capability for those who like to listen.



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Rosetta Stone Library Solution New! Library Card Required.

Improve your English or learn a new language with online courses. Choose from 30 languages: for example, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Hindi,  Italian, Japanese,  Persian (Farsi), Russian, Spanish , and more. NOTE: To ensure successful download of the free Rosetta Stone Library Solution app and access through the library, read the FAQs first, click here. is iphone is android Found In:

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Shakespeare Collection eBooks Library Card Required.

Authoritative materials supporting the study of Shakespeare, including major editions from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries as well as other works published during Shakespeare's time, prompt books, criticism, reviews, images and reference works. Found In:




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World Book Online for Kids Encyclopedias Library Card Required.

Developed expressly for young users, and optimized for tablets and features image-based navigation, easy-to-read articles, images and videos as well as engaging games, projects, and activities.



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Zinio Online Magazines Magazines & Journals Mobile Apps Library Card Required.

Popular and current digital magazine publications that you can read on your computer or download to your mobile device.  Always available: no checkout periods, no limit on downloads. Read magazines on your device anytime, anywhere with no return dates — and keep them as long as you like. Our Zinio FAQs will get you started. Partially funded by Public Library Services, Municipal Affairs. is iphone is android Found In:

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