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  • A to Z Maps Online
  • Thousands of maps including outline, antique, political, and biologic maps and flags of the world, crossword puzzles, and other teaching tools.
  • A to Z the USA
  • An encyclopedia of the 55 U.S. states and territories. Includes images, antique and modern maps, states’ animal & flower, and more. Viewing this from home? Log in (top-right) with your library card number.
  • A to Z the World
  • Country profiles including culture, customs, food, religion, maps, and more.
  • A to Z World Food - NEW!
  • Contains traditional appetizer, main course, and dessert recipes from 174 countries around the world. Explore recipes by country, browse by ingredients, create your own own recipe list, and more. Viewing this from home? Access A to Z World Food remotely and enter your library card number into the "Library sign in" dialog box.
  • A to Z World Travel
  • World city travel guides, attractions, maps, and more. Viewing this from home? Access A to Z World Travel remotely, select "Library Card Log In," and enter your library card number.
  • Access Newspaper Archive
  • Search, view, save, and print full-pages from U.S. and international newspapers from 1759 to present. (Now Newspaper Archive.)
  • ALLDATA Online
    [Available in the Library only]
  • Comprehensive resource for automotive diagnostic and repair information.
  • Ancestry Library Edition
    [Available in the Library only]
  • View records from the United States Census; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists and more!
  • BookFlix - Scholastic
  • An engaging online literacy resource to help build a love of reading and learning in all your children. Viewing this from home? Access BookFlix remotely and enter your library card number. Requires Adobe Flash and cookies to be enabled.
  • Books and Authors - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Find that next good book. Browse or search by title, author, genre, series, and other criteria.
  • eBook Collection - EBSCO
  • Downloadable fiction and nonfiction eBooks.
  • EBSCO Connection
  • Find articles, news, periodicals, and other premium content across EBSCOhost databases. (If the database asks for a "Patron ID," enter your 14-digit library barcode number.)
  • FirstSearch (OCLC)
  • Find articles, journals, eBooks, dissertations, and other bibliographic resources from local libraries and libraries around the world.
  • Fold3 Library Edition - ProQuest
  • Provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. Viewing this from home? Log in with your library card number.
  • Gale Courses
  • Gale Courses (formerly Learn4Life) offers online courses in computer skills, personal enrichment, medical, financial, and more.
  • General OneFile - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Provides periodical and news information for researchers at all levels.
  • Grolier
  • Encyclopedia for grades 3 and up.
  • Health & Wellness Resource Center - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Medical information for students, patients, and medical professionals.
  • HeritageQuest Online
  • Search U.S. federal census, banking and military records, genealogies, local histories, primary source materials, and more.
  • Hoopla
  • Borrow digital audiobooks, ebooks, movies, music, TV shows, and more with your Elk Grove Village Public Library card. No holds, no fees. Stream through your internet.
  • LearningExpressLibrary
  • Interactive practice tests, study guides, ebooks, and skill-building courses for students and job seekers.
  • Legal Forms - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Find and print accurate, reliable Illinois legal forms and documents.
  • LexisNexis Library Express
  • Provides comprehensive access to credible legal, business, and legal research, and newspaper and magazine articles. Viewing this from home? Access LexisNexis remotely »
  • Literary Index - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Search for the title or author of a literary work to see where it's discussed in Gale's literature criticism series.
  • Literature Resource Center - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Provides access to biographies of authors and critical analyses their works.
  • Lynda.com - NEW!
  • Get unlimited access to thousands of premier video courses and tutorials taught by industry experts in business, design, management, software, and other fields. An Elk Grove Village Public Library card is required for access.
  • Mango Languages - Learn a New Language
  • An interactive language learning system offering everyday conversational skills, beginning and advanced student coursework, and ESL courses.
  • Medline (OCLC)
  • Research all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing.
  • Mergent Intellect - New!
  • Worldwide business information including business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, industry profiles, and much more.
  • Morningstar Investment Research Center
  • Find information on stocks, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, and investment indexes. Includes MorningStar rating information.
  • MUZZY Online
  • A fun and interactive way for children to learn new languages.
  • MyHeritage Library Edition
  • Genealogical records from all over the world. Viewing this from home? Where it asks for a patron ID, log in with your library card number.
  • Newspaper Archive
  • Search, view, save, and print full-pages from U.S. and international newspapers from 1759 to present. Formerly Access Newspaper Archive.
  • Novelist K-8
  • Find titles chosen to support the school curriculum as well as the pleasure reading needs of students.
  • Novelist Plus
  • Find read-alikes based on your favorite authors, titles, or series; reading lists for popular genres and non-fiction; or reviews and discussion guides.
  • QelloCONCERTS - NEW!
  • Watch over 1,700 full-length concerts and music documentaries on demand from your mobile or tablet device. With new releases every week, the collection spans over 30 genres from the 1920s until now.
  • RBdigital Magazines
  • With no waiting lists or checkout periods, get free access to selected eMagazines through the world's largest digital newsstand. Read issues on-the-go or download them for later. Previously known as Zinio.
  • Reference USA
  • Create a customized list or search for individuals in the U.S. New Movers and Homeowners database.
  • ScienceFlix - Scholastic
  • Combines curriculum-driven, leveled content, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4-9. Viewing this from home? Access ScienceFlix remotely and enter your library card number. Requires Adobe Flash and cookies to be enabled.
  • Student Resources in Context - Gale/InfoTrac
  • Authoritative resource for student research. Includes a wide range of information, primary sources, overviews, videos, and more.
  • Teen Health & Wellness - Rosen
  • Do research for school work or find self-help support. Topics include diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying, green living, financial literacy, and other up-to-date information.
  • TrueFlix - Scholastic
  • An online resource that leverages the award-winning True Books content to help students hone literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content, and cultivate 21st century skills through the inquiry process. Viewing this from home? Access TrueFlix remotely and enter your library card number. Requires Adobe Flash and cookies to be enabled.
  • Value Line
  • Reliable, unbiased, accurate, and current data on companies, industries, markets, and economies to help make evaluating investments easier and with confidence. Viewing this from home? Enter your library card number to log in.
  • WorldBook Online
  • World Book Encyclopedia plus an atlas and background information on current news stories.
  • WorldCat (OCLC)
  • OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.

Last updated: June 29, 2018

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