Welcome CBC Corner!
WPL is happy to announce that we’ve added a new online resource to our website! Developed especially for public libraries, CBC Corner is a digital portal that brings CBC's audio, video and news content together in one place for a more streamlined experience.
Have a few minutes? Not sure what you are looking for or just want to browse around? With trusted news, local stories and radio shows, entertaining TV shows, documentaries, movies, award-winning podcasts, latest sports news and special reports, and much more, CBC Corner has something for everyone and every taste, and is always looking for new exciting topics.
With CBC Corner, library customers can access exclusive news content, all for free, with their library card.
What is CBC Corner?
CBC Corner is a free digital platform that brings together the wide variety of CBC and Radio-Canada digital content and resources into a single experience.
It consists of:
- Unique, free digital collection including news, audio, video, kids content, a language learning app, and much more
- Continually updated throughout the day and accessible to everyone
- Engaging interface that inspires discoverability making it sasy to explore, with navigation by subjects of interest and by services
- Optimized for computers, tablets and mobiles
Do you have children?
CBC Corner has tons of safe, educational and entertaining content for children and youth of all ages including tv shows, free online games, fun quizzes and activities as well as news articles made by kids for kids. As a parent, you will also find cool and simple crafts ideas, healthy recipes, and easy ways to learn through play!
Interested in other languages?
CBC Corner offers, through the daily multilingual service RCI, news in five of the most commonly spoken foreign languages in Canada (Mandarin, Punjabi, Tagalog, Arabic, Spanish). CBC Corner is also a very valuable resource for those looking to learn or refine their French, or even their English skills, through their free Canadian language learning app, Mauril.
And if you’re looking for French content, CBC Corner also allows you to explore all of this en français with audio, video and news from Radio-Canada!