1849-1984. Less complete than the Proquest Chicago Tribune, but has easier obituary/death notice searching.
Thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks for your smartphone, tablet, eReader or computer.
Now part of Nexis Uni. After opening the database, use the "Menu" drop-down menu at the upper left of the page and select "Company Dossier." Millions of public and private companies, with contact information, analysis and news/industry links. No download limit.
Find high-quality products and services at competitive prices. Full access (including at-home access and the ability to submit reviews) is for Arlington Heights cardholders only. Non-Arlington Heights cardholders, please click here for limited access.
Product reviews for home, health, electronics, etc. You can also browse individual CR issues (2009-present).
Detailed descriptions and in-depth executive listings for larger companies.
More than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Includes sewing/quilting/knitting, paper crafts, food, jewelry, holiday crafts and more. | Privacy note.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Hundreds of read-alongs, many based on popular movies, comics and children's books. (Children with a Kids' World-only card will need to use a parent's/guardian's hoopla account for access.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Articles from 1/1/95-present. For historical articles (1901-present) search the Arlington Heights listings in the Access Newspaper Archive.
Collection of millions of scanned historic images, documents and media from libraries, museums and universities across the country.
Free online tech training on topics like basic PC/Mac skills, Word, Excel, using the web, job searching, etc.
Practice tests and FAQs to help get and renew your driver's license.
Part of the Gale Directory Library. Comprehensive source of detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23,000 organizations.
Part of the Gale Directory Library. Information on associations and societies that are organized and function at the regional (both interstate and intrastate), state, county, city, neighborhood, and local levels.
Current and past U.S. and Canadian tribes, large and small.
Education research. The ERIC website may have more recent sources.
Large genealogy database maintained by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Anyone may use FamilySearch from home, etc., but additional content is available only when used inside the library. NOTE: Requires creation of a free personal profile.
Access to over 2 billion records from the U.K., Ireland and the British Commonwealth, including census records, military collections, immigration and naturalization records, and the PERiodical Source Index (PERSI).
You can temporarily ask for at-home access to FindMyPast, which is normally only available inside the library. Details here.
Selected popular magazines you can read online from your computer or tablet.
Historical documents and personal histories from the National Archives and other institutions. Includes the Fold3 Holocaust Archives.
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Users inside the library can access the full Foundation Center Online product using the link above.
One-stop source for researching grants and foundations. Includes the Foundation Directory and Foundation Grants to Individuals.
A version of this called "FDO Essentials" will be available via remote access through the end of 2021. Access it here.
Millions of articles from scholarly journals and other authoritative sources—including thousands of podcasts and transcripts.
In-depth, instructor-led, 6-week classes on tech topics, health care training, business/accounting, personal development, law, test prep, and more. Some classes can lead to certification and continuing education units (CEUs)Arlington Heights cardholders only
Search several different national, regional and international directories simultaneously or separately.
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.
Health encyclopedia and pamphlets, drug lookup, alternative health info and medical articles.