eResources

Here are eResources that YRL subscribes to for its member libraries. Due to authentication restrictions, eResources with no link can only be accessed from the eResources page of the YRL member library's website.

Learn how to use and market these eResources by checking out vendor-supplied promotional and training materials.
 

Downloadable
OverDrive Popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and audiobooks.
Cloud Library Popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks.
hoopla Downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies and television shows.
Zinio Access more than 135 magazine titles from any Internet-enabled device.
AudioBookCloud
 
Streaming audiobooks for kids, teens and adults.
 
Languages and Travel
Note: you must enter your library barcode in the "Library Code" field for the travel eResources.
A to Z World Travel Tourist and culture information on more than 200 top travel destinations.
A to Z Maps Online Maps and other materials, including animated, real-time and scientific maps.
Global Road Warrior Travel information for 175 countries.
Mango
 
More than 60 foreign language programs and 17 English courses.
 
Business and Career
Business Source Elite Full text articles from business journals and publications.
Cypress Resume Build professional-looking resumes and custom cover letters.
Regional Business News
 
Full text articles from US and Canadian business journals and newspapers.
 
Home, Auto and Consumer Information
Automobile Repair Technical information on most major domestic and imported vehicles.
Consumer Reports Information and advice on consumer products and services.
Hobbies and Crafts
Reference Center
Content covering arts, crafts, collecting, games, electronics, model building, home, leisure, needlework, outdoors, nature, scrapbooking and papercraft. Access through library's website or TRACpac.
Home Improvement
Reference Center
Information, images and videos of home repair related to wood projects; remodeling; plumbing; outdoor improvements; maintenance; electric work; and home and garden decoration. Access through library's website or TRACpac.
Small Engine Repair
Reference Center


 
Full text manuals and information for engine models from ATVs, mowers, tractors, generators, motorcycles, boats, outdoor power equipment, personal watercraft, snow blowers, snowmobiles and tillers.
 
Kids
Novelist K-8 Book recommendations especially for young readers, as well as resources for parents and teachers.
TumbleBooks Animated, talking picture books for children.
TumbleBookCloud Jr. Chapter books and read-along titles for grade three to eight.
TumbleBookCloud Titles for junior and high school students. Also included are National Geographic videos.
World Book Online
 
Reference databases tailored especially for school-aged children.
 
Learning and Research
Lynda.com Online learning courses covering a variety of topics, including software, business skills, communication, management and more.
Press Reader Access full issues of newspapers and magazines from around the world, just as they appear in print. Learn more about Press Reader.
Academic Search Elite Full text journal articles for nearly all areas of academic study.
Canadian Newsstand Articles and features from Canadian newspapers.
Canadian Reference
Centre
Articles, biographies, photos, maps, flags and more from Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books.
MasterFILE Premier Articles, book reviews, biographies and images from a variety of magazines.
Newspaper Source Plus Articles from the world’s major newspapers, newswires and news magazines.
Novelist Readers' advisory resource.