Online Databases

Looking for e-books, audio books, self-help resources, business information, or reference & research materials? Here is a comprehensive list of online databases that may be helpful.

E-books and Digital Audiobooks

  • OverDrive e-books
    Choose from over 1,500 e-book titles to download directly to your portable device from OverDrive. Media Console software required.
    Browse E-books
  • OverDrive Audiobooks
    Over 3,500 digital audiobook titles from OverDrive for your listening pleasure. Media Console software required.
    Browse Audiobooks
  • Zinio Digital Magazines
    Download cover-to-cover digital editions of your favourite magazines.
    Browse Magazines
  • Freegal Music
    Download free, legal MP3 music tracks and MP4 music videos! Millions of songs available … yours to keep.
    Browse Music

Self-Help Resources

  • Chilton’s Auto Repair
    Chilton’s car care and repair manuals for all makes, complete with illustrations.
    Browse Manuals
  • Mango Languages
    Learn dozens of new languages, interactively while tracking your progress.
    Start Learning
    The premiere genealogical resource. Access from library computers only.
  • Community Information Brant, Haldimand & Norfolk
    Useful listings of services available in our area, including child and family resources, housing information, health and wellness links and crisis and emergency referrals.
    Community Information BH&N
  • ServiceOntario
    Access Ontario forms, applications and government information – easily.
    Search ServiceOntario

Business, Careers & Finance

  • Small Business
    Information on starting and operating a small business: finance, management, marketing and more.
    Search Resource Center
  • ServiceOntario Business
    Provincial information for business owners, including registration forms, industry data, laws and publications.
    Search ServiceOntario
  • Haldimand County Economic Development
    Access community profiles and information on doing business in Haldimand County.
    See Profiles
  • About My Property
    Details about your property size and assessed value. Compare with nearby property values.
    Visit Municipal Property Assessment Corporation

Reference & Research