Alberta Resources

Regional Library Resources

Alberta's Online Reference Centre

Are you an elementary or secondary student or parent? Do not forget about Learn Alberta's Online Reference Center. Get your User ID and Pin Number from your principal and enjoy curriculum appropriate databases, games, videos and more!

Alberta Heritage Digitization Project

Our Future, Our Past: A diverse range of personal, community, business, and governmental perspectives on Alberta's history.

Peel's Prairie Provinces

Peel's Prairie Provinces is a resource dedicated to assisting scholars, students, and researchers of all types in their exploration of the history and culture of the Canadian Prairies. The site contains both an online bibliography of books, pamphlets, and other materials related to the development of the Prairies and a fully searchable collection of the full texts of many of these items.

Local Newspapers

Cowley Newspapers are The Free Press Newspaper, The Review Newspaper, Farm ‘n’ Friends Newspaper and the online newspaper The Heartland eXtra. You can view and download the papers in PDF format on their website

They cover the local communities of Abee, Alcomdale, Andrew, Bellis, Bon Accord, Bruce, Bruderheim, Busby, Calahoo, Chipman, Clyde, Egremont, Gibbons, Half Moon Lake, Hilliard, Holden, Kinsella, Lamont, Legal, Long Lake, Morinville, Mundare, Newbrook, Opal, Radway, Redwater, Riviere Qui Barre, Ryley, Smoky Lake, Spedden, Star, St. Michael, Thorhild, Tofield, Viking, Vilna, Vimy, Warspite, Waskatenau, Willingdon, and Wostok.