eResources

YRL subscribes to a number of eResources 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.

 
Read, Listen, Watch

RomanceBookCloud

From May 1 to August 31, enjoy unlimited romance eBooks.

OverDrive

Popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and audiobooks.

Cloud Library

Popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and audiobooks.

hoopla

eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies and television shows.

RBdigital

More than 135 magazine titles.

AudioBookCloud
 

Streaming audiobooks for kids, teens and adults.
 
Learn and Research
Niche Academy Online tutorials for many of YRL's most popular eResources.
AtoZ World Travel Tourist and culture information on more than 200 top travel destinations.
AtoZ World Food Food culture information and recipes from 174 countries.
Global Road Warrior Travel information for 175 countries.
Pronunciator Learn 80 languages, with live tutors, quizzes, music, movies and more.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.

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 Books and National Geographic videos for grade 7-12 students.
World Book Online
 
Reference databases tailored especially for school-aged children.