Immigration lists, census records, vital records, parish/land records, etc. Replacing World Vital Records.
Part of the Gale Directory Library. Provides contact and basic factual information on the largest nonprofit organizations in the United States.
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.
Information on the effectiveness of herbs, supplements, vitamins, minerals, diets, nutrition, and exercises. Includes a Continuing Education section for medical professionals and a "Colleagues Interact" discussion forum.
Articles from 1/1/80-present. Also available: New York Times Magazine (one week delay) and the New York Times Book Review (one week delay). Related tools: the historical edition (1851-2016) and digitized (pdf) recent issues (2008-3 months ago)
Easy-to-read news stories that can help you learn to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
Find out which databases have full-text of a specific newspaper, magazine or journal.
Historical access to scanned pages from hundreds of newspapers. Coverage varies by paper. [Note: Newspapers.com and Access Newspaper Archive both cover different sets of newspapers, with some overlap.]
Replaces Lexis Nexis Library Express. Legal sources (federal/state statutes/cases), business directories, news/magazine/journal articles and much more. Directory listings from Company Dossier can be downloaded for mailing/contact lists. Legal resources are now available via remote access in Nexis Uni.
Series of six-week, instructor-led courses on nonprofit management.Arlington Heights cardholders only
Help connect young readers to books of interest.
Journal, textbook and reference articles targeted to nursing students.
Self-paced, self-directed set of online and in-library activities designed to help new and returning job seekers develop effective resumes/cover letters, interview skills and workplace competencies.Arlington Heights cardholders only
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.
Choose from thousands of U.S. and international newspapers and magazines on your PC or mobile device.
Antiques collectibles and fine art database of U.S. auction prices.
U.S. citizenship preparation course from the makers of the Pronunciator language-learning product.
Lessons in over 80 languages, focusing on pronunciation. Also, teaches English from 50 source languages.
Full-page scans of recent Chicago Tribune issues (2008-3 months ago).
Full-page scans of recent NY Times issues (2008-3 months ago).
Full-page scans of recent Wall Street Journal issues (2008-3 months ago).
Access Chicago Tribune (1963-present), Wall Street Journal (2009-present), New York Times (1980-present), Boston Globe (1987-present), and more.
Home sales business licenses foreclosures and bankruptcies. Now includes access to CheckIllinois (quick searching by personal/business name, across communities and record types).