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Databases / Online Resources
Books, Literature and Languages
Business and Consumer Information
- Business Source Premier - Full-text articles from more than 2000 journals as well as
company profiles, industry reports, SWOT analyses and more.
Consumers' Checkbook - Provides member contributed ratings and reviews
of local service companies, based on quality and price. Registration is required.
- Consumer Reports -
Product reviews from the independent, nonprofit Consumers Union. Paid for by Friends of the Glencoe Public Library.
Gale Virtual Reference Library: Business
- Full text reference sources on various business topics.
- Morningstar.com -
Information about stocks and mutual funds including analysts reports.
- Reference USA -
by type, size and location.
- Regional Business News -
Full text from more than 100 journals (including Crain's) with a local business focus.
- Small Business Reference Center
- Journal articles, reference books, videos, business plans and more for
entrepreneurs and small business owners.
Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Other
Fine Arts and Music
- Art Museum Image Gallery - An online collection of over 155,000 works of art from around the world.
- Freegal -
Download MP3 format songs from the Sony music catalog of over 400,000 songs of
all musical genres.
Gale Virtual Reference Library: Arts
- Full text reference sources on various topics related to the arts.
- View movies and listen to music or audiobooks on your computer or mobile device. You can borrow up to 10 items per month. An app is available for
iOS and for
- Ancestry Library Edition - Provides access to billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more.
- Proquest Obituaries - More than 10 million death notices and obituaries from top newspapers.
Health and Science Information
Newspapers, Magazines and Broadcast Media
Academic Search Premier
- More than 13,000 academic journals, many offering full-text articles.
- Full text
1986 - present.
- Chicago Tribune
- Full text
1985 - present.
- Chicago Tribune Archives - Full text 1849 - 1988.
- Magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps,
pictures, and audio/video clips from over 1,550 sources.
- Journal articles and reports on education from preschool to post-graduate
News - Full text Sept. 1995 - present.
LexisNexis Library Express -
over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources, including the Washington Post, Standard and Poor's, Hoover's and decisions from
U.S. courts. Some sources are not available from outside the library.
York Times - Full text of the newspaper from 1980 to the present; full text
of the Book Review and Magazine 1997-present.
York Times (Historical) - Full text 1851 - 2007.
Proquest Discovery - Articles
from 2,000+ newspapers and magazines, most in full-text.
SIRS Researcher -
Selected full-text resources on leading issues of the day.
Digital editions of some of your favorite magazines delivered to your computer, smartphone or tablet. Requires Zinio app for