Home & Consumer Information
Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.
||Home Improvements Reference Center database – [user ID: s8921298; password: password] – A definitive online tool for home improvement assistance, including: maintenance, remodeling, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects, outdoor improvements, decorating home & garden, etc. This comprehensive resource contains over 25 major reference works in full text with more than 10,000 images. Additionally, the database contains full-text magazines. Video Tutorial (5 min)
||Features product reviews from a variety of quality sources.
||The Canadian government’s guide to energy-efficient appliances, heating and cooling, and more.
||Ratings and reviews on thousands of air conditioners, boilers, furnaces and heat pumps.