REMOTE ACCESS TO MOST DATABASES IS LIMITED TO ARLINGTON HEIGHTS RESIDENT CARDHOLDERS
NEW: Helps students learn math, science, and engineering through bite-sized, interactive learning experiences. Covers algebra, geometry, number theory, logic, science and computing concepts.
Our educator's access to Brilliant.org is for users under 18 years old, upon parental/guardian request. Parents/guardians can request an account for their child HERE.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Seven days' unlimited web access (no app/Roku/smart TV, etc.) to documentaries and nonfiction series. Watch award-winning original and curated factual films, shows, and series covering science, nature, travel, history, technology, and more.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Formerly Gale Virtual Reference Library
Reference eBooks on biography, business, environment, history, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nations/world, religion, science, social science, and more. See also Access My Library app.
Articles from magazines, newspapers and reference sources to help students with projects and exploring their own interests.
Topical overviews and reference, magazine and journal articles covering environmental issues.
Magazine, news and reference articles for middle school through undergraduate. Covers science, literature, history, social sciences, arts, etc.
Binge-watch selected Great Courses on science, history, art, culture and more via Kanopy for 30 days.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Covers global climate change, green building pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Full-text issues of National Geographic (1880-present) and National Geographic Traveler (2010-present). Hundreds of maps, videos and images.
Pictures, books and magazine articles about animals, science, history, cultures, the environment and more.
Simple articles for young readers. Special sections on Animals, Biography, Science and Social Studies.
Published by the American Physical Society. High-end journals on physics, astrophysics, optics, etc.
NEW: Provides full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, reference books and high-quality videos, as well as science experiments, images, and curriculum-aligned lesson plans.
A comprehensive encyclopedia with easier-to-read articles. Includes reference articles, text-to-speech capabilities, learning and life skills activities, research tools, multimedia, and interactive video.