Research


Homework & Research Help for Teens

Last Updated 2019/08/22

Homework Tips There are loads of resources to help you with your homework. Library databases have lots of useful information that’s not necessarily available through Google. Plus, you know you can trust this information. Many websites can also help you with your homework, but make sure you’re safe while surfing the Internet, that the websites


Local Links

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Education Crystal City Early Years Thomas Greenway Middle School Pilot Mound Collegiate Institute Prairie Spirit School Division Recreation Louise Recreation District Things to do in Pilot Mound Pilot Mound Town & Country Golf Club Regional Links United Community Arts Pilot Mound website Crystal City website


Complete List of Databases (A-Z)

Last Updated 2019/08/22

Below are databases that our library subscribes to.  They contain loads of information not necessarily found through the Internet.  You’ll need the following credentials to log into any EBSCOhost database: username: pilot password: mound Auto Repair Source [EBSCO] – (formerly known as AutoMate) provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for


Statistics

Last Updated 2019/08/21

The World Bank – The Data Catalogue provides download access to over 2,000 indicators from World Bank data sources. Statistics Canada – The official source for Canadian social and economic statistics and products. Manitoba Bureau of Statistics – the central statistical agency of the Province of Manitoba. They offer data services, business and economic statistics,


Law and Government

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. Manitoba Codes – Includes the current BC Building Code (including Plumbing Services) and the BC Fire Code. Vehicle Safety and Inspection Standards  – Current vehicle safety and inspection standards and related Manitoba legislation. Websites Local Legal Resources


Homework & Research Help for Kids

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Homework Tips There are loads of resources to help you with your homework. Library databases have lots of useful information that’s not necessarily available through Google. Plus, you know you can trust this information. Many websites can also help you with your homework, but make sure you’re safe while surfing the Internet, that the websites


Home & Consumer Information

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Library Databases Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. To log in: username: pilot password: mound Home Improvements Reference Centre database – A definitive online tool for home improvement assistance, including: maintenance, remodeling, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects, outdoor improvements, decorating home & garden, etc. This comprehensive


Health, Medical & Wellness

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Local Health & Medical Resources Manitoba Health The Government of Manitoba Health Services website Rock Lake Health District Local health providers in Louise Municipality Active Living A Manitoba government website with resources for active living Seniors and Healthy Aging A Manitoba government guide to healthy aging, with resources on pensions, active living, pharmacare, and more


Genealogy

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Manitoba Genealogical Society – MGS has some unique information on people who have lived in Manitoba (cemetery indexes, obituaries, BMDs – births, marriages, deaths, etc.) but we also can assist researchers with ancestors and descendents in other Canadian provinces and other countries – primarily United States, Great Britain, and Ireland. Canadian Genealogy Centre – A gateway to


Citizenship & Multilingual Resources

Last Updated 2019/08/21

Manitoba Start – provides information and guides you to take advantage of Manitoba’s immigrant employment and settlement services by determining which services meet your personal needs upon arrival and as you look for a job or advance your career. ELSANet – English Language Services for Adults (ELSA) lists English language programs in BC and provides