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Use the Grimsby Public Library on your computer or device with our free Online Library. Click to explore resources or use your library card to access our digital collections. To see a full listing of digital resources available through the Grimsby Public Library visit our Online Library A - Z page.

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Go to Ancestry.ca

Research your family tree at the Grimsby Public Library using Ancestry Library Edition. This service is for in-library use only; you do not need a Library card.

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Go to Cloud Library

Get e-books for free using CloudLibrary. Read on your computer, use an e-reader, or download the app for your phone or tablet. Free with your library card.

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Go to Flipster

Use Flipster to view and download free digital magazines. Your library card gets you access to a variety of popular magazines and hundreds of back issues.

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Go to Hoopla

Borrow free digital music, e-books, movies and more using Hoopla digital. Use your Library card to access and read, listen or watch anywhere you go.

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Go to Mango

Mango Languages has online courses for over 70 different languages. Find basic courses for travelers, and more in-depth courses to take you beyond the basics. Access with your library card.

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Search NoveList Plus for free book suggestions based the authors, titles, writing styles, and genres you enjoy. Find books for kids using NoveList K–8 Plus. Access with your library card.

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Grimsby Newspaper Index

Search the Grimsby Newspaper Index for birth, death and marriages from local newspapers. Also, find digitized copies of surviving Grimsby Independent newspapers from 1885-1949.

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Go to AutoMate Automotive Repair

Accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of vehicles. Includes diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls.

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Browse Career Resources

Find links to job search engines, career guides, local career and educational resources, certification and apprenticeship programs, and more.

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Go to Consumer Reports

Get fast, streamlined access to current and back issues of Consumer Reports. Expert, comprehensive, and unbiased product reviews. 1984 - present. Powered by Ebscohost.

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Ebscohost Research Databases

Search thousands of free, authoritative articles and quality resources through the main MasterFILE database, or the Canadian Reference Centre, Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia and more.

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