Online Search Databases

Peterborough Public Library members have access to magazines, news and information databases. To access these online databases click on the icon of the one you want to use. Enter the entire barcode, with no spaces, from your Peterborough Public Library card. This is your password to these databases. You now have remote access to more than 2,000 current magazines, newspapers and information databases for keyword searching.


Canadian Points of View Reference Centre

Provides information on a range of topics, some controversial; those relevant to families include bullying, family violence, divorce, body image, etc.

Canadian Points of View Reference Centre

Consumer Health Complete

Full text for more than 250 health reference books and encyclopedias, including: American Medical Association Complete Medical Encyclopedia, Complete Guide to Prescription & Non-prescription Drugs 2010, the Mayo Clinic Family Health Book and more. Includes thousands of full-text evidence-based, health reports and over 650 consumer health related periodicals.

 Consumer Health Complete

CPIQ - Canadian Periodicals

Canadian and international journals, magazines, some sections of the Globe and Mail, biographies, and more.


Peterborough Public Library Main Collection

This is the main catalogue for the Peterborough Public Library.

 Library Logo Large

Santé en français

Health information in French. Browse by French and/or English terms.

Fournit des rapports faciles à lire avec des renseignements scientifiquement fondés dans le domaine de la santé. Ces rapports couvrant diverses maladies, conditions et traitements sont vérifiés par des médecins et reflètent les données les plus récentes.

 Sante en francais

Teen Health & Wellness

Includes information on health topics of interest to teens -- diseases, drugs and alcohol, mental and emotional health, cy-ber-literacy, family life, sexuality and more.

 Teen Health