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A valid Middlesex County Library card and PIN are required to access all of these services. Your card number can be found on the back of your card, under the barcode. Be sure to use all characters, including the zero, but no spaces. Your PIN is typically the last four digits of your phone number. If you are unable to login, please contact a library branch or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Don't have a Middlesex County Library card? We offer a virtual membership! Apply online now.
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Learn new skills for free with your Middlesex County Library card!
Udemy for Business, Mango Languages and Creativebug are also available as apps from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
These resources can be accessed without logging in if you are using a library computer or are connected to the library's wi-fi network. If outside of a library, login iwth your library card number and PIN.
Canadian Red Book
Find out how much that car is really worth. Searches can be done by staff on behalf of patrons; contact a branch for assistance.
CBC Corner is a digital portal that brings CBC's audio, video and news content together in one place for a more streamlined experience.
Access technology tutorials of all kinds from Middlesex County Library's Niche Academy.
For basic troubleshooting tips, watch our Troubleshooting Library Apps video on YouTube.
For additional technical support, please email: email@example.com, call 519-245-8237 or contact us via Facebook
Or select a resource below for more support information:
Discover your unique personal history with Ancestry Library Edition. Your ancestors left clues along the way. Now, you can trace them online. Billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more are at your fingertips!
Please note that you may get a Security Certificate warning when following the link to Ancestry. This is because our website uses a secure certificate and Ancestry Library does not. This is expected behaviour and does not pose a risk. Depending on your browser you would likely just need to select 'Advanced' and 'Proceed to the site anyway'. If you have questions or need further assistance please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
For a brief look at Ancestry Library Edition, view "Ancestry Library Edition Genealogy Research in 2 Minutes" on YouTube.
For a more in-depth introduction, view our "Intro to Ancestry Library Edition" on our YouTube channel.
Access the Ancestry Library Edition message boards (only available in library).
Videos, presentations and user guides from ProQuest (supplier of Ancestry Library Edition).
Creativebug features award-winning art & craft video classes taught by experts. Download patterns, templates & recipes. Classes for kids, too. Create your account by visiting the Middlesex County Library Creativebug page, then watch in your web browser, or download the app!
Visit the Creativebug Frequently Asked Questions page or check out our Getting Started with Creativebug guide.
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.
Visit the Gale Courses Help page or download our Getting Started with Gale Courses guide.
Gale Presents: Udemy is an on-demand elearning platform that offers more than 4,000 high-quality, on-demand video courses taught by instructors across 75 categories in the areas of business, technology, and design.
Middlesex County Library patrons can access Udemy through their web browser or by using the Udemy for Business app. You can create an Udemy account or login with your Google or Microsoft account.
Learn about creating a Google Account
Learn about creating a Microsoft Account
Visit the Udemy for Business Help and Support site or download our Getting started with Udemy guide.
Mango Languages is a language learning database designed to equip you with conversational abilities. Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in over 70 different language courses. Some of the languages include: Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and English as a second language. Available to use on your computer, or download the app.
Visit the Mango Troubleshooting Page ?or download our guide for Getting Started with Mango Languages.
Niche Academy provides tutorials for a wide variety of resources and skills. Included in Middlesex County Library's Academy are tutorials for using our digital collections and e-Resources, as well as for developing basic tech skills. Visit the site to search our tutorials, and keep an eye out for icons and side buttons throughout our website site that will provide you with additional help.
Visit the Niche Academy Help Centre.