Learn to play a variety of musical instruments with these online video lessons. There also courses on different styles of singing and music, including hip hop scratch.

On the ArtistWorks login page click 'Create New Account', or  use your existing account for RBdigital (formerly Zinio Online Magazines). Click 'Get Started' and scroll down to view lessons.

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Auto Repair Source


Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Includes step-by-step service and repair procedures, labour estimating tool, photos, illustrations, diagrams and more.

This replaces our former subscription to Chilton Library.



Watch and learn from award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. This includes sewing, quilting, jewellery making, recipes, Cricut projects and much more. You can also watch Creativebug TV for inspiration and entertainment!

Try out the Crafting at Home programs. This is a specially created series of classes and projects to tide you through your time at home. One will be released each week. Remember to login, comment on your project and upload pictures!

Crafting at Home Week 1

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Online driver education program containing the following Ontario-specific information: 6 G1 practice tests for cars, 1 M1 practice test for motorcycles; 1 G1 test simulator (cars), 1 M1 test simulator (motorcycle); an FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ MTO-related questions. A great companion to the MTO driver's handbook. Other MTO handbooks are available online.

Goldfish School


Online courses for learning English or French, using visual and audio exercises and tests. Includes sections to prepare for the TOEFL English-language tests.

LinkedIn Learning with Lynda.com content


Learn a new skill online, on your time.  Over 6,000 video courses in Business, Technology and Creative Skills taught by industry experts.

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Little Pim


10 language programs for kids ages 0-6 including Arabic, Chinese, English/ESL, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish.

Mango Languages


Learn over 70 languages through interactive lessons and activities, including Spanish, English, French, German, Korean – and even Pirate!



Reading and research tools for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 3. Learn about exciting topics like Animals, Science and Dinosaurs. Includes text, audio, video and printable activities.

Note:  The Publisher has provided temporary access to the items below while libraries are closed due to COVID-19:

PebbleGo Next


Interactive education for Science, Biographies and Social Studies - Grades 5-8. You can use e-books with audio read-back, games, quizzes and videos showing you experiments you can do at home.

Note:  The Publisher has provided temporary access while libraries are closed due to COVID-19.



Free articles and blogs to help you learn how to use popular websites and apps like Facebook, Netflix and Amazon.



TumbleMath is a comprehensive collection of math picture books for grades K-6 complete with animation and narration.

Note:  The Publisher has provided temporary access while libraries are closed due to COVID-19.

Universal Class


Hundreds of online courses for continuing education and personal development. Learn at your own pace whenever and wherever it’s convenient for you, and get help from certified instructors.