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EBSCO eBook Collection
A collection of ebooks, primarily non-fiction and reference works.


Edgar Database
Database of searchable SEC filings such as annual and quarterly reports. Search by company name, SIC code, etc. Obtain mutual fund prospectuses, as well as archived information.


Website that offers information to assist the car buyer and/or seller. Includes vehicle reviews and road tests as well as specifications, pricing and valuation information, incentives and rebates, buying and selling advice, and much more. Click on the following link to see the latest New Car and Truck Buying Guide.

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An OCLC collection of scholarly journals. Full text of some items is available.
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Journal articles and reports in education. Full text of some items is available.


Fold3 offers a vast selection of genealogical and historical resources, including military service records, city directories, newspapers, vital records and much more.


History comes to life with dynamic e-books of the Children's Press best-selling Cornerstones of Freedom series, complete with embedded popup features such as maps, timelines, virtual tour clips, primary source videos and audio clips.


Gale Courses (formerly Learn4Life)

Offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely online. You can enroll in courses with your library card. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Information on enrolling in a course can be found by clicking here.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Many of these titles were previously only available in the library as paper bound books.

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Searchable index of U.S. Government publications. Full-text is not available, but items may be requested through Inter Library Loan.


Grolier Online (Now Scholastic GO!)
Offers access to several online encyclopedias geared toward student users. Includes Encyclopedia Americana, The New Book of Knowledge, the New Book of Popular Science, Lands and Peoples, America the Beautiful, the Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, and Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre Un Linea. Also features an online dictionary. To use Grolier Online you must have a Fountaindale Public Library District library card and your browser must be set to accept all cookies.


Grove Music
Offers the searchable full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition; 29 volumes), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (4 volumes) and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (second edition; 3 volumes). Provides links to more than 3000 related Websites.


Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
Offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Articles from leading hobby and craft magazines are featured.


Home Improvement Reference Center
Features user-friendly "how-to" information covering all manner of home improvement and home repair projects.


An excellent starting point for business and industry information. Provides a corporate description, financial information, key officers, and competitors, for thousands of companies.

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OCLC catalog of materials held by Illinois libraries. Items may be requested through Inter Library Loan.

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
Information on Illinois history or preservation. Find a museum, a list of historical sites, how to get your building listed on the National Register of Historic Places, or read and article from Illinois History Teach.


Illinois Tax Forms
Illinois Department of Revenue website providing access to Illinois state income tax forms, instructions and information.


Information Please
Reference source that allows you to search the contents of an encyclopedia, atlas, dictionary and both the TIME and ESPN almanacs.


IRS Federal Tax Forms
Link to the Internal Revenue Service website where you can download tax forms, publications and find information about tax issues.


Online catalog featuring the resources of 45 Illinois libraries, mostly academic.


Journal of the American Medical Association Online
Journal of the American Medical Association offers limited searchable access to the current and past issues of this medical journal. Some full text is available.


Kelly Blue Book
Website to assist the car buyer or seller. Includes pricing information for new cars as well as used cars, incentives and rebates, vehicle reviews and buying advice as well as JD Powers' quality ratings. Includes valuation for motorcycles and snowmobiles.

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