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Employment Resources
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.
Adult Learning Center

(Learning Express Library)

Video courses to improve basic skills in reading, writing and math, prepare for the GED test, become a U.S. citizen or apply for a Green Card.

Business Source Premier

Full text articles and citations in all disciplines of business.

Catalog

Use our catalog to search for all materials in the Glenview Public Library and our consortium.

Computer Skills

(Learning Express Library)

Video courses from learning the basics of computers to using popular programs for word processing, creating spreadsheets and databases, and implementing design with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Windows and Mac Operating Systems.

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.

Illinois Statewide Catalog

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

JobNow

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.

Lynda.com

Available only in the Library. Learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals with access to a video library of top-quality video courses taught by recognized industry experts. For teachers, students and professionals.

ReferenceUSA

An online nationwide telephone directory for residential and business contacts. Create customized lists searching by name, location, yellow page heading, and number of employees or sales volume.

Regional Business News

Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications (including Crain Communications) covering metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Software Tutorials

(Learning Express Library)

Video courses from learning the basics of computers to using popular programs for word processing, creating spreadsheets and databases, and implementing design with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Windows and Mac Operating Systems.

WorldCat.org

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)

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