Prairie South has a vast number of library resources available to staff and students.  Here, you will find information on:

Online Patron Access Catalogue for school libraries:

To access the following newspapers and magazines please authenticate by clicking on the link below:

  • Canadian Info Desk
  • Canadian Legal Literature
  • Canadian Newsstand / Proquest
  • Canadian Research Index
  • InfoTrac

Education Database for Schools

*The above link works only from within Prairie South.
  • ALA Great Websites for Kids – Websites for kids compiled by the American Library Association.
  • CyberSleuth Kids
  • DiBDaBDoo – This subject directory searches approximately 2 million kid/teen safe sites daily.
  • ipl2 – KidSpace – An information portal created and maintained by the School of Information at the University of Michigan and the Librarians’ Internet Index.
  • KidsClick – Search by subject in this directory of over 6400 sites chosen and organized by librarians.
  • KidsKonnect – A site created and maintained by educators. Search by subject or by alphabet.

You can make searcing for information, including pictures, safer by going into the “Preferences” or “Settings” of the search engine and changing to “Strict Filtering” or “Family FIltering” to make sure that results are appropriate for students. Google’s default setting is for “moderate” filtering.

Also check out the Palliser Regional Library!


Last Updated: September 28, 2015 at 10:18 am