Local Community Links

 

calcThe Community Advocacy & Legal Centre is a non-profit community legal clinic.  We serve low income residents of Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox & Addington counties.

 

 

cleo

CLEO is a community legal clinic, founded in 1974, that specializes in public legal education.

CLEO is administered by a volunteer board of directors, and funded by Legal Aid Ontario and the Department of Justice Canada.  Staff include lawyers, editors and support staff.

 

 

rights

A project of CLEO, Your Legal Rights is a website of legal information

for people in Ontario. This site has free, practical, and easy-to-find

legal information produced by hundreds of organizations across Ontario.

 

 

 


Links to Publishers

Abebooks
http://www.abebooks.com
The largest second-hand and antiquarian book dealer on line, Abebooks is based out of Victoria and matches book buyers with sellers around the English speaking world!

Amazon.ca
http://www.amazon.ca
This is great source for the most popular books from Amazon Canada. The Browse Subject and New & Future Releases are particularly helpful for bookworms!

 

Chapters
http://www.chapters.indigo.ca
This is a great source for fiction and non-fiction titles that Canadians are currently reading. Heather's Picks, Readers Choice Top 100, and Prize Winners are nice additions.


Literature Map
http://www.literature-map.com
Looking to find similar authors? Type in the name of your favourite author and see it create a map of similar writers!


Oprah's Book Club

http://www.oprah.com/entity/oprahsbookclub/
This is the source for all of the books Oprah has chosen for her book club that you might have previously missed. The list includes her Classics choices

 
Penguin Group Canada
http://www.penguin.ca
A good on-line source for Penguin published material. The For Readers tab is especially useful for Book Club ideas and discussion questions.


Project Gutenberg
http://www.gutenberg.org
Project Gutenberg is the first and largest on-line collection of free electronic books (e-books). Download your favourite classic here.


Quote Doctor
http://www.quotedoctor.com
Find a favourite quote here. Particularly useful is the Inspirational Quote by Topic link.


Random House
http://www.randomhouse.com
A good on-line source for Random House published material. The Authors on the Web and For Bookclubs tabs are nice features.


Sonnet Central
http://www.sonnets.org/
A great source for your next wedding speech! Sonnet Central is an archive of English sonnets, commentary and relevant web links and a forum for budding poets. An interesting curiosity is the Canadian Sonnets link.


The Complete Works of Shakespeare
http://www-tech.mit.edu/Shakespeare/works.html
The works are laid out nicely in table format with a conveniently linked search engine.