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Covers key disciplines such as finance, information technology, management, and marketing. Along with hundreds of industries and focus areas such as oil, energy, environment, and healthcare management. Includes an ever growing range of content from around the globe.

A large and comprehensive collection of newspaper obituaries and death notices from around the United States. Does not include the Chicago Tribune.

Delve into your family history with census, church, court, and immigration records.

Access important primary documents related to U.S. history including speeches, letters, memoirs, and editorials.

Contains bibliographic citations describing items listed on the table of contents pages of thousands of journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.

Compare the best interest rates from banks and credit unions. Calculate the cost of your loan based on the purchase price, interest rate and loan duration. Navigate the car financing process with informative training videos.


In this digital ebook collection you can enjoy great reads from local authors. Check out mysteries, romances, memoirs, local histories, children's books and so much more in Indie Illinois.

Pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks. For grades Pre-K through 3.

HelpNow offers students expert help: Get live online homework help, skills building, writing assistance, and more from Brainfuse-certified tutors.

Provides live interactive online help combined with online resources to guide you through the necessary tasks to get a job.

Live tutoring and practice tests for ACT, SAT, AP, Civil Service, NCLEX, TOEFL and more.

A brain training system built and tested by neuroscientists with more than 2 dozen brain-training exercises organized into 6 categories: Attention, Brain Speed, Memory, People Skills, Intelligence and Navigation.

Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.


Quick background checks on individuals and businesses in the State of Illinois.

Full-text from 1986 to the present.

Full-text from 1996 to the present.

Searchable newspaper archive, cover-to-cover from 1849 to 1994.

Find an extensive array of information about children's books, video and audio recordings, and other children-focused media.

Detailed information on vehicle maintenance and repairs.

One of the most trusted resources for information and advice on consumer products.