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Business, Finance & Law Databases

Select a database by a subject category listed below,
then enter your Glenview Library card number as prompted.
Most databases are available remotely. Databases available only in the Library
are noted in red.
Research databases are arranged by subject or A-Z by title.
Business Source Premier

A business research database, providing full text for more than 2,100 journals back to 1965.

CCH Intelliconnect

CCH publications on federal and Illinois tax law, tax codes, tax regulations, and the state tax reporter. Includes online access to CCH Capital Changes containing publicly traded company histories, stock splits, reorganizations, recapitalizations, mergers and name changes.

Chicago Consumers' Checkbook

An independent, nonprofit consumer organization that evaluates the quality and prices of local service firms and stores to provide helpful ratings and reviews for consumers.
Inside the Library
Remote Access

Chicago Sun-Times

Full-text newspaper articles from 1986 to the current.

Chicago Tribune

Full-text newspaper articles from 1985 to the current.

Daily Herald

Full-text newspaper articles from 1995 to the current.

E-Journal Index

A research tool for finding full-text electronic publications (magazines, journals, newspapers) available through Glenview Public Library’s databases. Search by title, keyword or browse by subject heading.

First Search

A gateway to multiple databases for articles and publications in business, management, science, humanities, education, health and medicine including Clase Periodica, ERIC, and Medline. An Illinois State Library database.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database.

Glenview Announcements

Full-text newspaper articles from 9/28/1995 to the current.

Illinois Statewide Catalog

SILC is the Illinois catalog of materials for libraries throughout the state.


JobNow provides you with practical tools, career resources, a resume builder, and interview tips and coaching, to help you get a job.

Learning Express Library

Reading, math and writing skills improvement for students of all ages. Exam preparation tutorials for: education (GED, AP, ACT, PSAT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE); professional licensing for EMT, LSAT, civil service, military, law enforcement, nursing and allied health care. Skills courses for job search, workplace and popular software courses including Microsoft Office. Includes iBT TOEFL preparation, courses and exams.

LexisNexis Express

Includes company profiles and SEC filings, plus full-text news, business and legal sources from major US and world newspaper and trade publications such as Hoover’s and Martindale-Hubbell. Legal research available only in the Library.


Self-paced web-based language learning for 52 languages and 16 ESL courses including Angielski dla polskich rozmówców (English for Polish Speakers), Inglés para hispanoparlantes (English for Spanish Speakers), and Mango Korean English (English for Korean Speakers).


Investment resource specializing in fund investing.

New York Times

Full-text newspaper articles from 1985 to the current.

Newsbank: Illinois News Sources

Electronic editions of the Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald, Glenview Announcements and other local news magazines and sources.


Newspaper articles from the Los Angeles Times, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Boston Globe, The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, and The Washington Post, The Baltimore Sun, Orlando Sentinel, the Advocate and many more. A Proquest research database.

Press Display

Current articles from 3000 publications from 100 countries in 60 languages. Read, listen or browse page by page through the graphical image of each publication with color photos, headlines, and display ads.


Search several national newspapers and magazines.

Record Information Services

The Record Information Services' Database can provide you with public records of new homeowners, new business licenses, foreclosures, and bankruptcies in Cook, Dekalb, Dupage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will Counties.
Inside the Library
Remote Access


Contains detailed information for US businesses and residences, physicians and dentists and Canadian businesses and residences.

Reference Library

Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database.

Regional Business News

Full text for nearly 100 regional business US and Canadian business publications.

S&P NetAdvantage

Comprehensive source of business and investment information. Offers online access to popular Standard & Poor’s research products.

Value Line

Investment research and rankings for stocks, funds and options.

Wall Street Journal

Full-text newspaper articles from 1984 to the current.

The WorldCat library catalog lets you search for books and audio visual materials in library collections in our community, throughout Illinois and in thousands of libraries around the country and the world.

Please email the Reference Services Staff
call 847-729-7500 x 7700, or visit the Reference Desk for database assistance.