- Find information on more than 700 universities, colleges and career
colleges in Canada, including admission requirements, costs, programs and
www.studentawards.com - Provides
information on scholarships, bursaries and grants for Canadians.
- A collection of history links including holidays and cultural events
around the world, timelines, calendars of important dates, Canadian history,
- Provides information on Canada's Parliament.
www.britannica.com - Search the
32-volume Encyclopedia Britannica, browse alphabetically, browse the world
atlas, browse timelines, browse by subject, or search the Merriam-Webster
dictionary and thesaurus.
- Allows users to search web sites for words and phrases.
- Find out how anything and everything works!
http://dictionary.reference.com - Look
up words in the online dictionary or thesaurus. Also includes language
resources, fun & games, a translator, and more!
- Provides tips, advice and suggestions to make
your family's online experience fun and productive
www.encyclopedia.com/ - More than
50,000 articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia - and it's free!
-The official source for Canadian social and economic statistics and
products. A source for current, reliable and accurate data for all subjects.
- combines the contents of an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas and
several up-to-the minute almanacs loaded with statistics, facts, and
historical records, to provide reference information at your fingertips.
www.freetranslation.com is an
easy-to-use site that provides translations of foreign language text and web
pages... don't forget to choose the languages and to scroll down and insert
the special characters if needed.
Historica, a charitable foundation dedicated to promoting Canadian history
education has made The Canadian Encyclopedia available online.
Canadian Information by Subject is an information service developed by the
National Library of Canada to provide links to information about Canada from
Internet resources around the world. It is organized using the Dewey Decimal
Classification system and could be a useful tool to assist cataloguers in
assigning materials a Dewey Decimal number.
- Canadiana Quick References provides answers to some of the "quick
reference" questions that the National Library of Canada receives regularly.
- A great web search where users can search for specific terms, browse a
variety of categories, or search subjects by letter.