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Local Indexes
The Sault Sainte Marie Evening News Index
Indexing of The Evening News is a joint project of LSSU Shouldice Library and Bayliss Public Library.
Indexing
Bayliss Public Library indexing begins with 1887 and includes local news, births, marriages, and obituaries. Currently only the first few years are completed in this ongoing project.
LSSU Shouldice Library indexing is from 1991 to the present and includes local and regional news, such as business and municipal news, major sports events, obituaries, marriages, and births.
Microfilm Holdings
The Evening News is available at Bayliss Public Library 1888 to present; other Sault Ste. Marie papers 1887 to 1903. It is available at LSSU Shouldice Library from 1953 to present.
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Specialized Resources

Ancestry Library Edition
Note: this database can only be accessed from computers within the library.
Coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This collection, with thousands of databases and billions of names, is essential to having a broad genealogy collection, and its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest™ Online.
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On-line Resources linked from the Bayliss Public Library Catalog
There are links to a large number of other useful on-line resources within the Bayliss Public Library Catalog. Click on 'Search the Catalog' at the top of any page on our site, and follow the links to the resources listed below. Some of them may require that you log in with your Bayliss Public Library Card.


You will find links to these resources at the TOP of the front page of the Bayliss On-line Catalog:

Find It Fast!
Quick picture links to books in the library catalog.

Kids’ Library
Quick picture links to children's books in the library catalog.

WEB RESOURCES
Links to a wide range of resources are linked here. If you need help using any of these resources, the staff will be happy to help you.
Other Catalogs

Library of Congress Books
SLC Spectrum Libraries [Superiorland Library Co-op]
World Wide Web

      • Reference sites on the Internet.
      • Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
      • Census/Map Data from U.S. Gazetteer
      • CIA World Factbook
      • Information Please: Internet Encyclopedia
      • Merriam-Webster Dictionary On-line
      • National Geographic's Map Machine
      • RefDesk.com: Quick Research Links
      • Roget's Thesaurus
      • U.S. Government Information
      • WordReference.com On-line Dictionary
      • Your Dictionary.com
      • ZIP Code Search

Digital Sanborn Maps 1867-1970
Historic city maps from throughout Michigan
Books-in-Print
Encarta Products
Michigan Electronic Library (MeL)
Upper Peninsula Digitization Center Collections
MeLCat
SLC Preview Center

AR/LEXILE
This is a link to the Accelerated Reader program. Learn more about this program in the Children's section.


You will find links to the following resources at the BOTTOM of the front page of the Bayliss On-line Catalog.

Recommended Reading
Find books in the library that have won these awards, as well as a link to other recommended reading lists.

        • Caldecott Medal (Children's)
        • Newbery Medal (Children's)
        • Oprah’s Book Club
        • Pulitzer Prize (for Fiction)

Best Sellers
Find books in the library that are on these Best Seller Lists, as well as a link to other Best Seller lists.

      • Library Journal Most Borrowed Fiction
      • New York Times Fiction
      • Publishers Weekly Fiction

 

 

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