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Freegal Music

Freegal is a downloadable music service from your library. All you need is your library card number.
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Zinio Digital Newsstand Platform

Zinio Digital Newsstand Platform offers full digital copies of magazines which you can view on your computer or mobile device.
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Biography in Context

Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.

Books & Authors

Looking for a good book, but not sure where to start? Browse by Character, Subject, Location and Time Period, and get a visual representation of your matching books.

Demographics Now

Find people, businesses, and more.

General OneFile

A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

Grolier Online Encyclopedia

The ultimate homework helper for grades 3 and up. Includes Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, and The New Book of Popular Science.

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Health & Wellness Resource Center

Provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information.

Illinois Digital Archives

Images of photographs and other materials relating to Illinois history. The project is administered by the Illinois State Library.

Kids InfoBits

For beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Featuring a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, the most popular search method is moving from a broad subject to a narrower topic using the subject-based topic tree.

Legal Forms Library

Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

Morningstar Investment Research Center

An all-inclusive investment research database. It features data and analysis on over 15,000 international and domestic stocks, 25,000 mutual funds, and more than 1500 exchange traded funds.

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Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues.

Powerspeak Languages

The highly engaging courses utilize an arsenal of progressive language learning methods. Powerspeak Languages is an entertaining and effective way to learn a new language.

Testing & Education Reference Center

Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.


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