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Available only in the Library. Genealogy and local history research: digitized images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index.
BGMI provides citations to biographical dictionaries, who's whos, subject encyclopedias, and literary criticism as an index to reference indexes.
Full text biographies from over 130 reference sources and access to biographical articles from more than 265 magazines.
Useful for finding obituaries and news stories from 1849-1984.
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.
Facts On File World News Digest since 1940 with a live news feed from Reuters® to answer questions about events, people, issues, facts, and figures of the last 60+ years.
Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database.
Research materials for tracing family history and American culture for beginning or professional genealogists.
Digitized primary and secondary sources with documents and articles organized under widely-studied topics, with reference works, images, video clips and links to 2,000 websites.
SILC is the Illinois catalog of materials for libraries throughout the state.
Electronic editions of the Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald, Glenview Announcements and other local news magazines and sources.
Search The Chicago Sun Times, The Daily Herald, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and several other Midwest regional newspapers, as well as nationally known magazines and journals.(Library app available)
Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database. (Library app available)
Excellent database for student assignments on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political, and global issues with graphics, charts, maps, and diagrams.
Provides access to age-appropriate content from magazines, newspapers and reference books. Authoritative content that is updated daily.
An integrated media resource of curriculum-targeted primary documents, biographies, essays, background information, critical analyses, full-text of over 450 magazines and newspapers, with 20,000 photographs and illustrations, and many hours of audio and video clips.
Designed for school-aged students, this encyclopedia contains every article from the 22-volume print set plus state-of-the art multimedia and editor-reviewed websites. (Library app available)
Encyclopedic, multimedia, e-book and primary source database integrated in a single search. Individual accounts let users create and save their work. 7th grade through adult.
Facts On File World News Digest since 1940 and a live newsfeed from Reuters® to answer questions about events, people, issues, facts, and figures of the last 60+ years.
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. (Library app available)