Free online tutoring for students studying the Alberta curriculum, grades 2 to 12. Get expert online help with your homework from 2 pm to 11 pm daily! Chat live with a tutor. Find resume writing support for all ages and support for adult learners. Brainfuse works best on Google Chrome.
Interactive education and career planning tools, including: job search, career guide, resume and interview help, and post-secondary planning.
For information on careers, occupations and jobs.
Free, interactive, instructor-led, online courses. Calgary Public Library card holders are entitled to take two courses per calendar year. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Topics include computer programs (Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, accounting software, and more), or language, writing, business, law, design and personal development courses.
- Please read the syllabus and course requirements carefully prior to enrolling, as we cannot drop or transfer you from a course. Once you have engaged with the course online, it will count towards your two free course whether you complete or not.
- If you don't visit the course by the second week of classes, you are automatically dropped from the course.
Instantly available to read in your browser online, find full-text e-books for both learners of all ages: includes DK Eyewitness books, travel guides, Business Plan Handbooks and more.
Find online courses and practice tests for students of all ages, from elementary school to college and adult learners. Courses include professional and personal development, occupation practice tests, English language proficiency, and citizenship preparation.
Maclean's Magazine Archive contains indexing, abstracts and full text PDFs for the complete archive of this influential Canadian magazine beginning in 1933 and ending in December 2015. Access to current issues is available through Flipster
Fiction and non-fiction reading suggestions for children and teens, plus reading discussion guides and book reviews.
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.
Explore aviation and space exploration in the Air & Space Digital Magazine (1986 to the present) and read about science, history, art, popular culture and innovation in the Smithsonian Digital Magazine (1970 to the present). Both of these magazines are presented in full colour and are fully searchable.
Find course lessons, reviews, and practice tests for students in grades 3 to 12. From science and math to social studies and English, Solaro follows the Alberta curriculum and provides online access to the same information found in The Keyopens a new window study guides.
Search Study Buddy to find eBooks and articles on everything from art to science and sports. Study Buddy is designed for ages 6 and up, and is filled with information selected by experts from these sources. Get started with your Library card.