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Online Databases

ARTICLES FROM MAGAZINES AND NEWSPAPERS
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  • General OneFile
  • Courier News and Daily Herald
  • Local Newspaper Index
  • Historical Chicago Tribune 1849-current
  • LexisNexis Library Express
  • [LexisNexis legal info. only available in the Library via this link]
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  • FOR STUDENTS
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  • Tutor.com - Live Homework Help from 4-11 p.m. daily.
  • A to Z the USA
  • Go! - a variety of databases from Scholastic.
  • Amazing Animals
  • America the Beautiful
  • American Heritage Dictionaries
  • Biography in Context
  • Encyclopedia Americana
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Groiler Multimedia Encyclopedia
  • Lands & Peoples
  • New Book of Knowledge
  • New Book of Popular Science
  • Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre
  • Science in Context
  • Student Resources in Context
  • U.S. History in Context
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  • HOME AND HOBBIES
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  • Chilton's Automotive Repair
  • Culinary Arts Collection
  • Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection
  • Home Improvement Collection
  • Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure Collection
  • Price It! Antiques & Collectibles
  • Legal Forms Library
  • Illinois Public Records
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  • GENEALOGY
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  • HeritageQuest Online
  • Ancestry Library Edition
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  • LITERATURE
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  • Books & Authors
  • Literature Resource Center
  • Novelist Plus
  • Novelist Plus K-8
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  • BUSINESS
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  • Reference USA
  • Small Business Resource Center
  • Demographics Now
  • Business Insights: Global
  • Legal Forms Library
  • Illinois Public Records
  • LexisNexis Library Express
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  • CAREER AND EDUCATION
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  • Career Transitions
  • Testing & Education Center
  • Powerspeak Languages
  • FirstSearch Databases - ArticleFirst, ERIC, Medline, etc.
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