Online Resources

Access to over 10,000 magazine, newspaper and journal articles, free downloads of audio books and e-books, language courses, and much more.

For access to our Online Catalogue click here.


Libby – For E-books and Audio books

Libby is a user-friendly app for downloading e-books and audio books to your cell phone or tablet. For Apple products you will find the app at the App Store, and for Android phones and other tablets, you will find the app at Google Play.

Find details for how to download Libby by clicking here

Here is a short video on how to install Libby to your device. (Note, that depending on the device you are downloading to, some details may differ.)

Some FAQ’s about Libby can be found by clicking here.

BookMyne and JasiMyne – The App that connects you to your library  

The BookMyne and JasiMyne apps enable you to locate books, audio, video and other materials from your library. Browse books, place holds, renew your books and dvd’s, and be notified when your holds are available for pick-up. Download BookMyne for your Android and JasiMyne for your iOS devices.

Overdrive is one of the most popular library download sites for eBooks and Audiobooks and contains thousands of titles. Our library’s subscription is offered through the Ontario Library Service download Centre. Click here to go to the Ontario Library Service Download Centre. From there you can create an account by clicking on ‘Account’ from the menu bar, then search for our library and use your library card number to sign in.

Browse available e-books

Browse available audiobooks

Browse available videos

Drop-in sessions on Overdrive basics are taking place at the library, on Thursday evenings between 7 – 8pm. Come on by and get some quick pointers – and start enjoying all that Overdrive has to offer!

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World leader in e-research and educational publishing for libraries, schools and businesses. Best known for its accurate and authoritative reference content as well as its intelligent organization of full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Includes access to the Gale Virtual Reference Library, the environmental studies collection, the gardening, landscape and horticulture collection, general science collection, the military and intelligence database, the religion and philosophy collection, the small business collection, and much more.

Password: trillium

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One of the world’s leading information agents providing quality content, including print and e-journals, research databases, and more. Includes access to Consumer Health Complete database, NoveList, and free e-books and audiobooks.

username: ko_pl_kdpl
password: trillium

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Online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective.

Sign up at the library and then use this program at home, anytime. Ask us how.

Ancestry is an excellent resource with information on more than 8 billion people. Includes photographs, memoirs, maps and more!

***IMPORTANT*** (The Ancestry website is only accessible at the Killaloe and District Public Library).


Frontier Life LogoThis digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.


VRL logoExplore Ontario, present, past and future, through historic photographs, maps, digitized books, videos, and blog posts. Developed and managed with resources from the Toronto Public Library, the Virtual Reference Library (VRL) provides free access to a unique and vast digital collection of high quality images including Ontario maps, fire insurance plans and views of towns and cities over time, culled from the Library’s collection and dating back to the 1880s.

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The National Film Board of Canada’s award-winning online Screening Room, featuring over 3,000 productions. Films on this site can be streamed free of charge, or downloaded for your personal use for a small fee. The collection includes documentaries, animations, experimental films, fiction and interactive works. We showcase films that take a stand on issues of global importance that matter to Canadians—stories about the environment, human rights, international conflict, the arts and more.

Internet Archive is a nonprofit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more. Today our archive contains:

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