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Access historical issues of hundreds of Illinois newspapers, including the Oak Park Oak Leaves (1902-1977). For the family genealogist, local history buff, and anyone looking for local articles, advertisements, editorials, classified ads, and obituaries.
Fiction and nonfiction book lists for children, award-winning titles, books by grade-level or Lexile score.
For readers of fiction and non-fiction, contains book reviews, annotations, read-alikes, discussion guides, and book lists.
Full-text articles from this weekly local paper from 9/27/1995 to current.
For serious researchers, a union catalog of digital resources from open archives collections; links to full-text or citation.
In-depth career information covering hundreds of occupations with details on job duties, work environment, required training, pay, and more from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.
For the serious researcher, an index to papers presented at conferences worldwide. Not full-text.
For students, provides essays on 290 topics, presenting multiples sides of a current issue, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. Also offers guides to debate, developing arguments, and writing position papers.
For those interested in learning on their own; Adobe, Corel WordPerfect, and Microsoft courses including Windows and Mac operating oystems.
For elementary school kids looking for science information--or science fair help and ideas!
For kids, contains more than 80 popular elementary school magazines. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Also contains the American Heritage Children's Dictionary and thousands of photos, maps and flags.
For the serious researcher, an index to conference proceedings worldwide. Not full-text.
Search for real estate transactions, new businesses, foreclosues and auctions, and bankruptcies in Cook County and a growing number of Chicagoland counties.
For the job seeker, the small business owner or the general public, this heavily-used directory provides information on 14 million businesses in the United States plus directory information on 89 million residents.
Incorporates 50 business journals, newspapers and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.