Databases

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Search over 500 full text scholarly medical journals.

Heritage Quest

Genealogical database searching census, military, immigration records and more.

Hoopla Digital

Borrow up to 10 free digital movies, music, eBooks, eAudiobooks, comics, and TV shows per month through your device or onto your computer. For instructions on getting started, see our user guide.

Illinois Digital Archives

Historical articles and photographs related to Lake Forest.

Investor's Business Daily

Daily stock market and business news, quotes, mutual fund performance and market analysis.

Kanopy Video

On-demand streaming video service. Kanopy offers a wide range of titles including selections from the Criterion Collection, foreign films, classic cinema, documentaries and more. Stream video through the available smartphone or tablet app, or watch in your computer's browser. 

Lake Forester 1995-Present

Searchable Lake Forester from 1995 to present. See historical editions from 1899–1940 in the Historical Lake Forester database.

Lake Forester 1899-1940

Searchable Lake Forester issues from 1899–1940.

LexisNexis

Company and investment information, legal cases, and news stories from hundreds of foreign and domestic sources. Legal Case information available only in the Library.

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Outside the Library: Click here.

LibriVox

Free public domain audiobooks read by volunteers from around the world.

Lynda.com

Video tutorials from the industry leader in technology training on subjects ranging from coding to photography to graphic design.

If you have trouble logging in to Lynda, please call 1.888.33.LYNDA.

Mango Language

Mango Languages is an online language-learning resource teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Mango uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. Also available as an app for your tablet or smartphone. 

EBSCO Masterfile Premier

Full text and abstracts of magazine and journal articles, as well as reference books and primary source documents.

MedLine Plus Logo

Information on health topics, drugs, and supplements from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

Morningstar

Investment analysis tool including information on mutual funds, stocks, ETFs and screening tools.

Muzzy

Language learning for children. Courses available in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish.

My Media Mall/Overdrive/Libby Logos

A vast collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks available to download through the Libby or Overdrive apps or onto your computer. For instructions on getting started with the Libby app, see our user guide.

New York Times 1980-Present

Full text articles (excluding images) from 1980–present. Search historical articles from 1851–2009 in the Historical New York Times database.