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Helps you find magazine and newspapers in full text. Search by periodical title or broad subject category.


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.

America's Obituaries and Death Notices (SEE HERITAGEHUB)

Delve into your family history with census, church, court, and immigration records. Remote access will end on December 31, 2021. Starting in January 2022, use will be available inside the library only.

Access Ancestry from home until December 31, 2021.

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.

A one-stop destination for eBooks and Audiobooks for kids. You'll find great reads for kids including fiction and nonfiction. You can browse, check out, and access books and audiobooks using a browser, or download the Axis 360 app for iOS, Android, or Amazon devices.


A weekly magazine that covers U.S. financial information, market developments, and relevant statistics and provides a summary of the previous week's market activity as well as news, reports, and an outlook on the week to come.

A selection of primary source documents, including historical newspaper articles, pamphlets, diaries, correspondence and more from specific time periods in U.S. history marked by the opposition African Americans have faced on the road to freedom from 1790 through the current time.

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, chess tutoring, and more from Brainfuse-certified tutors.

Brainfuse JobNow provides live interactive online help combined with online resources to guide you through the necessary tasks to get a job. In addition, you can connect online with a live online unemployment benefits coach who can help you determine your unemployment eligibility benefits using state and federal guidelines.

Practice tests for ACT, SAT, AP, Civil Service, NCLEX, TOEFL, and more.

BrainHQ provides online exercises that work out attention, brain speed, memory, people skills, navigation, and intelligence. You can play BrainHQ brain training games on your computer, or download the app and play on your mobile device.

You can either follow BrainHQ's personalized trainer feature, designed by scientists, which continually measures your performance and serves up the exercises that will benefit you the most. Or you can design your own program, choosing exercises and workouts that meet your personal interests, mood, and schedule.

Comprehensive, authoritative information on nearly every subject.

For elementary and middle school students.


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

This independent, non-profit, consumer authority rates local service firms.

Full-text from 1986 to the present.