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Digital Resources

Ancestry

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Billions of records.  Millions of fellow family history seekers.  You could find an infamous relative or perhaps a photo of your great-grandma as a little girl.  It's sure to change the way you look at your family history and yourself.  After all, the story of your family is the story of you.

Access to Ancestry


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 In-Library Access


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Remote Access


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Ancestry
Charts & Forms

To access Ancestry In-Library click here
For remote access click here

LinkedIn Learning: learn relevant, professional skills

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Join LinkedIn Learning today to get access to thousands of courses.
LinkedIn Learning is accessible using your library card and PIN.

Access LinkedIn Learning

 

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LinkedIn Learning

 

 Get access to:

-16,000+ online courses in 7 languages
-Expert instructors with real-world experience

-60+ new courses added each week.

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Help from
LinkedIn Learning

There is a convenient app available!
Once you have downloaded the app to your device -
Sign in using "qwpl" then your library card number and your PIN (the last 4 digits of your phone number). 

Overdrive: E-books & Audiobooks

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OverDrive is a free service offered by the library that lets you borrow eBooks, Audiobooks and more - anytime, anywhere.

You will need your library card number to access Overdrive

 

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Getting Started
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Devices

 
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Troubleshooting

 

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Flipster: Digital Magazines

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Flipster is a free digital magazine service provided courtesy of your library.  You can explore, download and read magazines any time via your web browser or by downloading the Flipster app to your mobile device.

Anyone who has a valid Quinte West Public Library Card can access Flipster either on the web or through the iOS or Android App. 

 

What is Flipster?

Flipster provides access to current and back issues of popular magazines for free with your library card.  There are unlimited checkouts, no fines and no holds.  Digital copies are released at the same time as the print editions.

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To read magazines on a computer:

- You can search for magazine titles here and see the latest issues of magazines that are available using Flipster.

- Click on a magazine cover to open the magazine.  You can use the menu on the right side of the screen to view the contents of the magazine as well as see the back issues.

To read magazines on a mobile device:

- Download the Flipster - Digital Magazines app on your device.

- Open the app and select Get Started.

- Search for Quinte West and select Quinte West Public Library.

- Enter your library card number with no spaces and select Login.

- After logging in you will see the magazine titles that are available for you to download.  Once you find a title you wish to look at, tap Download and the title will appear under My Shelf.

Tap the cover to open the magazine and swipe left or right to view the pages of the magazine

- Use the icon in the upper right corner of your device's screen to view the table of contents with links to all of the magazine articles. 

 

Hoopla:  Books, Audio books, movies and music

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Hoopla lets you instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks and more.
Sign up for your free account using your library card and a valid email address. 

 

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Kanopy: Films and Documentaries

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Kanopy is a free on-demand streaming video service for libraries that offers classic films, Indie films and top documentaries.
A valid Quinte West Public Library Card and a valid email address are needed in order to register for Kanopy.

 

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Get started with Kanopy


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 Your library card allows you to stream five (5) videos per month.




 

Novelist Plus: Fiction Database

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NoveList Plus is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through your library presenting fiction, nonfiction and audiobooks and includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more. 
Sign in using your library card.

 


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 Access to NoveList Plus

 

 

Looking for your next book? 

NoveList Plus has all your reading answers. Find books that match your interests, read-alikes for your favorite titles and authors, or ready-made book lists on your favorite genres.

With NoveList Plus you'll fill up your to-read list in no time!

Sign in using your library card.

 

 
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Novelist K-8 Plus

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NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Sign in using your library card. 


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Access to Novelist K - 8

NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.

Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Sign in using your library card.

 

 
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Quinte West Public Library Digital Local History Collection 

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Find digital images and text about Trenton's history, heritage and culture.  Included in this collection are our amazing Hazel Farley Scrapbooks documenting Trenton citizens during WWII.

 

 


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