Online Stuff

Your Library card is the key to a vast array of online stuff which you can't get anywhere else!  eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, music, repair manuals, language courses, text books, magazine articles, news footage and more are available through the links below.  



RB Digital

  • popular magazines you can check out, download and read on the go
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  • movies, music, eBooks, eAudiobooks and comics
  • click the logo to use on your computer, or find hoopla in the App Store on your iOs, or Play Store on your Android device, set up Thunder Bay Public Library, and log in with your Library card
  • click here for more information
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  • eBooks and eAudiobooks you can sign out and download on your computer or portable device
  • click the logo for more information


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  • fun, interactive books for kids
  • includes games and other languages

NOTE:   logging in with your Library card number is now required for using Tumblebooks outside of Library locations. 

My Giant Search


My Giant Search

  • log in once and search thousands of sources of reliable information including text books, magazine articles, news footage and more
  • includes auto and small-engine repair manuals, online language learning, Naxos Music Library
  • Ancestry Library Edition is available through My Giant Search from within any of our locations, using a Library computer or your own device using our Wifi
  • many databases in My Giant Search are specially designed for children and teens
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NAXOS Music Library

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  • find "Historypin" in the App store or Android market
  • explore the Historypin map, and its images and stories pinned to it
  • use Historypin to explore your neighbourhood and city or a new one while travelling
  • the App allows you to browse by date and location, using your location to find the nearest content, or exploring remotely
  • you can add images, captions and stories directly to the App


Access My Library

  • find "Access My Library" in the App store or Google Play Store
  • access reliable information from libraries in your area
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Social Media