eShelf & Research

Use library tools and resources to discover new books and materials or do research online.

Niche Academy

Tutorials about how to use various library apps & services such as Libby, SORA, all our research databases, etc.

Talking Books

Talking Books is a free service, providing books and magazines on cassette and Braille, descriptive videos, and other services free to individuals of any age.

Magazines and Research Databases

Try these databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more.

Practice Driving Tests 

Take practice tests before going to the DMV to get/renew your IL driver's license. This site has tests for cars, motorcycles and CDL's along with other helpful information.

Resume Builder

Access to a free resume building website

Legal Self Help
These resources provide access to information, forms, etc. to help in your search for legal information. 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Access to information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings and job outlook for hundreds of different occupations in the United States  put together by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Good Reads

Interested in the latest news headlines? Looking for something new to read? We'll get you pointed in the right direction.

Selected Sites

This collection of recommended Web sites will makes it easy to find good information on the Internet on a wide variety of topics. Browse or search.

Community Organizations

Search our database of local community groups.

Digital Collections and Exhibits 

Photographs, maps, original documents, and more, in a variety of collections.