American Decades - Covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999.
Ancestry Library Edition - Census records, birth, marriage, and death records, and many other sources that can be used for genealogical research. This resource can only be used inside the Winnetka Library or the Northfield Branch.
Business Insights : Global - Search for background information about companies as well as investment reports and business rankings (formerly Business & Company Resource Center).
Business Plans Handbook - A collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America.
Business, Finance & Law Reference Books - A collection of reference titles on the subjects of business, finance and law. Some sample titles in this collection include Business Plans Handbook, the Encyclopedia of Management, the Encyclopedia of Small Business, and West's Encyclopedia of American Law.
Demographics Now - Provides access to summarized information and sophisticated maps based on data collected in the 2010 census.
Development of the Industrial U.S. Ref. Library - Traces the influence of the British Industrial Revolution on America and other nations and discusses such potent forces as advances in transportation and communication, inventions that transformed manufacturing and agriculture, the growth of trade and much more.
EbscoHost eBooks - (formerly NetLibrary) You can read the full text of many nonfiction books (both for children and adults) while connected to the Internet when using this service.
Electric Library - Search for information from magazines, newspapers, TV and radio shows.
Encyclopedia of Cancer - Comprehensive survey of 120 cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.
Encyclopedia of Children's Health - A one-stop source for medical information that covers common and rare diseases and medical conditions, immunizations and drugs, procedures, and developmental issues.
Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion - This resource surveys clothing, body adornment, and examines the origins of clothing, the development of fabrics and technologies, and the social meanings of dress.
Encyclopedia of Education - Approximately 900 articles offering a view of the institutions, people, processes, and products found in the practice of education in the United States and the rest of the world.
Encyclopedia of Management - Covers 350 topics in management theories and applications, written by academics and business professionals who have first hand knowledge of the particular topic or essay they are contributing.
Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Contains more than 2,100 entries -- including more than 450 new articles. Among the many topics covered are African, Islamic, Jewish, Russian, Chinese, and Buddhist philosophies; bioethics and biomedical ethics; art and aesthetics; epistemology; metaphysics; peace and war; social and political philosophy; the Holocaust; feminist thought; and much more. Additionally, it also features 1,000 biographical entries on major figures in philosophical thought throughout history.
Encyclopedia of Small Business - Contains 600 detailed articles and overviews of all the key information needs of small business owners, including financing, financial planning, business plan creation, market analysis, sales strategy, tax planning, and human resource issues.
Health Reference Books - A collection of reference books on assorted health topics. Some sample titles in this collection include the Encyclopedia of Cancer, the Encyclopedia of Children's Health, and the Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders.
HeritageQuest - Research genealogy and local history information.
Home Improvement Collection - Search articles on topics such as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and much more.
Homework Reference Books - A collection of reference books useful for a variety of general homework topics. Some sample titles in this collection include Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Shaping of America: 1783-1815 Reference Library, and Something About the Author.
Kids InfoBits - Kids can search for information about current events, science, government, sports and more. Created for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade.
Kroll Bond Ratings - Formerly L.A.C.E. bond ratings. This service provides bond ratings for many financial institutions and organizations. This resource can only be used inside the Winnetka Library or the Northfield Branch.
LexisNexis Library Express - Over 6,000 full-text news, business, and legal sources including hundreds of domestic and international newspapers, business news and trade publications, legal research (in the Library only), and company information and SEC filings.
Mango Languages - Mango is a self paced online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication in 36 languages including ESL. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective.
Mergent Online - Provides detailed business descriptions, corporate histories and financial statements for thousands of publically owned companies in the U.S. and worldwide.
MorningStar Investment Courses - Investment courses from the Morningstar Investment Research Center. This is a direct link to the courses because the links from Morningstar itself don't work for remote users.
Safari Computer Books Online - Access the full text of hundreds of up-to-date computer books online of subjects from using iPods and digital camera to creating a Microsoft Office document or writing a program.
Science in Context - Provides information and articles about many science topics as well as biographies of scientists and descriptions of experiments.
Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.
Science Reference Books - A collection of reference books on scientific topics. Some sample titles in this collection include the Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders and Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia.
Testing and Education Reference Center - College and career planning resources including over 300 practice tests and courses, dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests, information on over 4,000 accredited schools, scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships, a resume builder, and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.