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KnowBC: Encyclopedia of British Columbia

KnowBC: Encyclopedia of British Columbia

June 1, 2018
June 30, 2019

KnowBC is a comprehensive reference site about the province of British Columbia. With its advanced search features teachers and students can find curriculum information for Science K – 8, Social Studies Grades 4 – 11, Civic Studies 11 and BC First Nations Studies 12 with model lessons, themes for research papers.

What Products are Available?

Site Features:

  • The Encyclopedia of British Columbia
  • The Encyclopedia of Raincoast Place Names
  • A comprehensive reference collection of photographs on Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest
  • The colourful, Far West: The Story of British Columbia
  • Access to Raincoast Chronicles that reveals stories of the Frontier women of BC
  • The unique history of coastal BC, Where Mountains Meet the Sea
  • Pebbles contains over 80 colour photographs of pebbles and helps identify around 28 different types of rocks and minerals found along beaches and rivers.
  • Trees, helps identify over 25 species of trees found in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Seashells and Shellfish of the Pacific Northwest, is packed with informative, fun facts and vivid images.

What Products are Included with the Core Collection?

Core Suite Licensed For Options to add Grades
Encyclopedia BC Grades K – 12

Where Can I Get More Information?

For further information about this agreement please contact ERAC at 604-713-5920 or by email at