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Service Name Description
  BrainFuse Help Now!  Live one-on-one online tutoring service for homework help and writing assistance.
 Chicagoland News  Newspapers from local and Chicago areas.
  Flipster Magazines  Digital magazines that are current and informative.
  NoveList  Readers' Advisory resource that assists fiction readers in finding authors and titles.
  World Book Encyclopedia  Access to a world of information anytime, anywhere. 
  WorldCat  Online catalog that allows for search of collections of libraries.

Online Learning for Adults

Service Name Description
  BrainFuse Adult Learning  Professional assistance with job skills, GED, and more. 
 Pronounciator  Learn a new language!  Professional classes to learn business skills, computer programs, and more.

Online Learning for Youth

Service Name Description
  U.S. History in Context  Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics.
  World History in Context  Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics.
  Muzzy Online  Hours of language-learning fun for children.
  Opposing Viewpoints  Pro/Con views for over 13,000 subjects, court cases, and other topics.
  World Almanac Kids  Online reference tool that covers a multitude of subject areas.
  Tumble Book Library  Animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading.
  Bookflix  Watch a story and read a book with this Scholastic resource.

Citizenship and Español

Service Name Description
 Pronunciator (Español)  Pronunciator es una manera divertida y fácil de aprender cualquiera de los 80 idiomas   disponibles.
 ProCitizen (Español)  Preparación para obtener la ciudadanía estadounidense.
  ProCitizen  Resource that prepares you for U.S. Citizenship.

Business, Investing & Jobs

Service Name Description
  AtoZdatabases  Reference and database containing details on businesses and households across the U.S.
  ValueLine Investment Survey  Full-page reports and analyst commentaries for 1,700 companies
  BrainFuse JobNow  Live job search assistance from job coaches.

Consumer Research

Service Name Description
  Consumer Reports  Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, and more.
  Kelley Blue Book  Resource to help research, price, and shop for a car.
  TrueCar  Digital automotive markplace.

Do It Yourself

Service Name Description
  Chicagoland Grows  A network of wholesale nurseries located in northeastern Illinois.
  Chilton's Auto Repair  Information on repair, maintenance, and recall for domest and imported vehicles.
  Lake County Master Gardeners  Research-based information with home landscapers, students, and gardeners.
  Illinois Driving Practice Tests  Practice tests for Illinois permits, road signs, fines and limits, and sights and situations. 
  Legal Forms  Access and download thousands of customizable legal documents.

Genealogy & Local History

Service Name Description
  Ancestry - Library Use Only  Genealogy research website with over 5 billion records online and more added daily.
  Fold3  Access to military records, including stories, photos, and personal documents.
  Heritage Quest Online  Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources.
 Genealogy Bank  Database that offers over 3600 fragile, rare newspapers, books, and documents.

Health & Wellness

Service Name Description
  Medline Plus  Answers for health-related questions with easy to undersand information and resources.
  Merck Manuals  Widely used medical information resources available for free in multiple languages.
  American Diabetes Association  Resource to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.  Prescription drug information and news for professionals and consumers.

 The marketplace is a way to find health coverage that meets your needs and budget.
  Heart Hub  One-stop for people with heart disease, stroke, high cholesterol or other risk factors.
  Mayo Clinic  Nonprofit academic medical center focused on education and research.
  National Institutes of Health  One of the world's foremost medical research centers.