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Academic OneFile Full text articles from scholarly journals and authoritative sources, across many... more
Access Science More than 9,000 articles by leading scientists and rich with animations and videos,... more
Amazing Animals Information and color pictures of animals of the world, plus a Feature Creature and... more
America the Beautiful Fast facts, histories, profiles, and more for each of the 50 U.S. states, from Grolier... more
American History Online Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover... more
American National Biography Portraits of more than 18,500 men and women, from all eras and walks of life, whose lives... more
Annals of American History Primary sources including speeches and eyewitness accounts of important historical events... more
Axis 360 A collection of ebooks and audiobooks.
Biography Reference Bank Biographical articles and references, searchable by name, profession, place of origin,... more
Booklist Online More than 170,000 book reviews for librarians, book groups, and book lovers—from the... more
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Britannica Library for Children Student version of the encyclopedia, with supplemental materials and research guides.
Britannica Library for Young Adults The Encyclopaedia Britannica enhanced with research tools, history highlights, and... more
Britannica Library Reference Center The Encyclopaedia Britannica enhanced with research tools, history highlights, and... more
Chicago Tribune Digital Microfilm Digital full-image microfilm of the newspaper from January 2008 to present.
Chicago Tribune Historical Archive Access to full page and article images with searchable full text from 1849 to 1989.
Chicago Tribune Online Full-text newspaper content, including obituaries and death notices, dating back to 1987.
Contemporary Authors Biographical and bibliographical information on current writers.
Curriculum Resource Center Maps, pictures, diagrams, and other resources for middle school and high school students... more
DearReader Online Book Clubs Sample a tidbit of a book every day during the week by joining one of the DearReader... more
DMV Permit Practice Test-Free Free driver education program contains the following state-specific information:10 car... more
Encyclopedia of Chicago Articles, maps, and special features from the Chicago History Museum, Newberry Library,... more
Ferguson's Career Guidance Center Profiles of over 2,800 jobs, plus skill level and educational requirements, and salary... more
FirstSearch Databases ArticleFirst, ClasePeriodica, ECO, ECO_FT, ERIC, Ebooks, GPO, IllinoisCatalog, MEDLINE,... more
Fold3 Fold3 Library Edition provides convenient access to US military records, including the... more
Gale Power Search Time saving tool that cross-searches our Gale resources.
Gale Virtual Reference Library The full-text of many literature reference books can be found here including Drama for... more
General OneFile A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business,... more
General Science Collection A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the... more
Global Newsstream Formerly Newstand. Access to full-text International, national, and regional newspapers... more
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia Quick reference resources, including Research Starters, timelines, and quizzes and games... more
Grolier Online Student-focused encyclopedia with news, science projects, games, and more.
Hoopla Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer,... more
Kids InfoBits Fun and easy-to-search resources especially for students in kindergarten through 5th... more
Lands & People Provides easy to understand articles on continents, countries, regions, states/provinces... more
Learning Express Library LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and... more
Literature Criticism Online Commentary and analysis of classic and contemporary works of literature
Literature Resource Center Biographies, bibliographies, and literary criticism of authors from classical antiquity... more
Little Pim Children can begin learning one of 12 languages. Little Pim is designed specifically to... more
Mango Languages Learn one of 70 languages provided. Includes English as a second language. Includes... more
Naperville Heritage Film Collection These films about Naperville's history can be viewed in their entirety online, for... more
Naperville Sun Index The Naperville Sun Index database contains more than 35,000 citations to major articles... more
New Book of Popular Science Encyclopedia articles, science projects, news, biographies, and more for middle and high... more
NoveList K- 8 Plus Reader's advisory information for young readers' fiction and non-fiction titles... more
NoveList Plus Reader's advisory information for fiction and non-fiction titles with lists of read-... more
Overdrive Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more on your phone and tablet. An OverDrive account can... more
Overdrive for Kids For kids - borrow e-Books, audiobooks, and more on your phone and tablet. An OverDrive... more
Science Online Experiments, diagrams, and other data on standard science subjects.
Science Source Online Full text of a variety of science reference books including Grzimek's Animal Life... more
Scientific American Full-text articles from Scientific American magazine online from January 1993 to present... more
Spanish-language Encyclopedia Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos is the World Book Spanish Language online reference... more
TumbleBookLibrary Listen or read along at your own speed to these entertaining and amusing picture books.
World Almanac for Kids Online Articles and fast facts on animals, careers, countries, history, people, space, and much... more
World Book Kids The World Book Encyclopedia enhanced with learning resources designed for elementary... more
World Book Student The World Book Encyclopedia, plus current news articles, primary source material, and a... more
World Book Timelines Browse World Book's timelines by category. Create your own timeline by searching the... more