The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with O.
Research databases are arranged A-Z by title or by subject from the side menu.
The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with Z.
The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with Y.
The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with K.
The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with Q.
The Library does not subscribe to any databases that begin with X.
Ages 2-7 & Up — An award-winning online curriculum for young children from Age of Learning, Inc. Available in Library only.
Full-text scholarly and peer-reviewed journals 1975-present.
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. Once on the site, select the area of your choice.
Full-text materials focusing on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Genealogy and local history research: digitized images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, Passenger, and Immigration Lists Index. Available for in-library use only. For remote access to genealogy research, please consider HeritageQuest.
A book recommendation and review website.
Book recommendation guide with reviews and author interviews that highlight the month’s best new titles across all reading genres.
Interactive online tutoring for grades K-12, college intro, and adult learners. Available 3-10 PM daily. Tambien en Espanol.
Personalized brain exercises designed to boost memory and sharpen attention skills. Register for an account for first-time use or sign in with your email address to track your progress.
Full-text articles and citations in all disciplines of business.
Practice exams and job skills tutorials to prepare you for a career in real estate, teaching, nursing, civil service, and other fields. Once on the site, select the area of your choice.
Chicago Consumers’ Checkbook
Evaluations and ratings of local service firms and businesses. Includes ratings for doctors and hospitals.
Full-text articles from 1986 to present.
Full-text articles from 1996 to present.
Articles including obituaries and news stories from 1849-1995.
Practice tests for ACT, SAT, AP, and PSAT/NMSQT and help preparing college admission essays. Once on the site, choose the section of your choice.
Practice tests for GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, PCAT, and CLEP. Once on the site, select the area of your choice.
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. Once on the site, choose the section of your choice.
Product ratings and reviews, advice, tips, and trends for consumers.
Online crafting classes taught by top artists and designers. Download patterns, templates, recipes and more.
Grades 3 & Up — Explore the United States in colorful kid friendly reports.
Grades 3 & Up — Experience the world through detailed cultural information on more than 200 countries.
Online test prep to prepare for Illinois driving tests. Practice tests, traffic laws, manuals, and a FAQ section. No library card number needed.
Index of full-text electronic magazines, journals, and newspapers available through the Library’s databases.
All Ages — Spanish language database by World Book. Based on the award-winning Student Discovery Encyclopedia.
Grades K-8 — Full-text articles and pictures.
Full text articles and pictures for high school students and adults.
Access digital genealogical records. Some content is restricted and available in the Library only. Glenview Public Library is a FamilySearch Affiliate Library.
Access to multiple databases for articles and publications in business, management, science, humanities, education, health, and medicine.
United States military records from the National Archives and other institutions, including historical documents, photos and personal histories.
Full text newspaper articles 1995 to present.
Index of obituaries from local Glenview newspapers. Please contact the Reference Desk at 847-729-7500 x7700 to obtain copies of obituaries.
Searchable list of private and government funding opportunities, plus resources for writing and securing grant awards. Available for in-library use only.
Scholarly, government, and general interest articles on all aspects of human impact on the environment.
Full-text journals, pamphlets, and reference books about the medical sciences, food science, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health.
Scholarly full-text articles with an emphasis on nursing and allied health.
United States obituaries and death notices from 1704 to present.
Research materials for tracing family history and American culture for beginning or professional genealogists.
Guided support and preparation for the GED test. Once on the site, select the area of your choice.
Illinois newspaper catalog created by the University of Illinois-Champaign Library.
Catalog of materials for libraries throughout the state.
Job search tools, skills assessments, resume & cover letter builders, professional career guidance, scholarship listings, and more to help you get a job or transition to a new career path.
Practical tools, career resources, resume builder, and interview tips and coaching to help you get a job.
Online courses in math, writing, workplace skills; exam prep for education (GED, SAT, ACT); professional licensing exams; and courses for Microsoft Office software. Once on the site, choose the section of your choice.
Online video courses for business, software, technology, and creative skills taught by industry experts. To log in, use your Glenview Library card number and the password you use for the catalog. App Available. Sign in with your library card, then enter glenviewpubliclibrary as your Library ID.
Self-paced video language courses for multiple languages and ESL courses. App Available.
Full-text articles from periodicals, reference books, primary source documents; also photos, maps, and flags.
Stock, mutual fund, and ETF ratings and analysis for investors and researchers with investor education and portfolio analysis tools.
Grades 1-8 — Full-text of National Geographic Kids books and magazines with downloadable images.
Full-text articles from 1985 to present.
New York Times Online
Full-text articles from the Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald, Glenview Announcements, and other local newspapers.
Historical newspapers from the 1700s to early 2000s; over 3,000 news titles from the U.S. and around the world.
News articles, business directories, and legal sources from LexisNexis, including historic U.S. Supreme Court decisions.
eNewsletters for book suggestions by email; sign up for one or more.
Discover authors, titles, genres or read-alikes. Includes book recommendations, reviews, reading lists, and book club resources.
Reading recommendations for grades K-8. Contains lexile reading level and reading tips for parents and teachers.
Grades K-2 — Interactive website for beginning readers. Play fun, educational games and learn early research skills.
International and national newspapers and magazines in multiple languages. Read, listen, or browse page by page through each publication. App available: please bring your device to the library to establish hotspot connection before installing.
Full-text magazines and journals on popular subjects for students and adults.
Full-text articles and citation index on psychology, psychiatry, and mental health. Undergraduate and graduate level research.
Herramientas de aprendizaje, carrera y ciudadanía en español.
United States and Canadian telephone directory for residences and businesses. Create customized lists.
Regional business publications (including Crain Communications) within the United States.
Students in elementary, middle, and high school can prepare for tests, assignments and boost math, reading, science, and social studies skills. Once on the site, choose the section of your choice.
Citations and abstracts for popular professional journals for teachers and school administrators.
Full-text articles from international and regional newspapers, magazines, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.
Preschool-Grade 5 — Animated talking picture books with puzzles and games. Also available in Spanish, French, Russian, and Chinese. iPad compatible.
Full-text articles from major newspapers throughout the United States.
Investment research and rankings for stocks, funds, and options.
Full-text articles from 1984 to present.
Grade K-Adult — Encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary sources for grades K-adult.
Search for books and other materials in libraries throughout the world. App available.
Please email the Reference Services Staff, call 847-729-7500 x7700, or visit the Reference Desk for database help.