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Reference, book, database and online resources that can be used for secondary school projects in Social Sciences, Science, History and Geography.

At the Library

Use Elliot Lake Public Library's Online Catalogue to find books on your topic.

Databases and Online Resources

Not sure where you will find research on your topic? Type your search directly into one of the following databases or search by subject (Link: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=nols113)

EBSCO
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=nols113
Use EBSCO Search for Canadian content, full scope controversial subjects, and everyday consumer health care information. Enter your 14-digit Library Card to access remotely.

General One File
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=nols113
Use General One File as a one-stop source for news, magazines, and periodical articles across a wide range of general interest topics and academic disciplines.

Ontario History Guide

http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/ohq/

A student learning resource dedicated to learning and the discovery of Ontario's history. Recommended for students in grades 7 to 12 studying history from the 1780s to the 1970s.

In My Community

Algoma Public Health
http://www.algomapublichealth.com/

Child and Youth Mental Health
http://www.algomafamilyservices.org/index.php?g=3,19

Elections Canada: First Time Voters
http://www.elections.ca/content.aspx?section=vot&dir=fir&document=index&lang=e

Websites

Kids and Teens - Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA)
http://iguana.celalibrary.ca/iguana/www.main.cls?surl=CELA-kidsandteens&theme=celadefault&lang=eng

No matter how you read, CELA has fantastic books in accessible formats like audio, braille and e-text for you!

Kids Help Phone
https://kidshelpphone.ca/
Kids Help Phone is a 24-hour anonymous phone counselling and web counselling service for kids and teens. Available in French and English.

EasyBib
http://www.easybib.com/
Generates citations in MLA, APA & Chicago formats for your bibliography.

EQAO: Grade 9 Assessment of Mathematics
http://www.eqao.com/en/assessments/grade-9-math/parents/Pages/parents.aspx
Resources to help you prepare for the EQAO.

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT)
http://www.eqao.com/en/assessments/grade-9-math/parents/Pages/parents.aspx
Resources to help you prepare for the OSSLT.

Ontario Secondary School Counsellors' Association
https://www.osca.ca/

Information on issues including bullying, eating disorders, drugs, alcohol  and tobacco.

Government Resources

Online Ministry of Education
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/students/links.html

Student learning resources compile web-based activities and information resources to support the Ontario education curriculum