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All Databases

Database Name Description Click to use at home Click to use at the library
A to Z Database A business reference and marketing database containing details on businesses and households across the US. Ideal for sales leads mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and more.
Ancestry A subscription-based genealogy research website with over 5 billion records online and more being added almost daily.
Career Transitions Search for job openings, career training and education opportunities, write your resume and cover letter, and improve your interview and networking skills.
Chicagoland News Newspapers from the Chicago area including The Mundelein Review, Daily Herald, and Chicago Sun-Times.
Chilton's Auto Repair Database Includes repair, maintenance and recall information for domestic and imported vehicles through the current model year.  *Please note that this database runs on Firefox and Explorer web browsers only.
Consumer Reports Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more.

Full-text and multimedia materials from more than 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts.

Gale Virtual Reference Library A central source for encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for a variety of subjects.
General OneFile General-interest periodical, journal, and newspaper database. It includes travel guides, radio and television transcripts, and more.
Grolier Online Online Encyclopedias, Thesaurus, Dictionary, and Multi-media reference.
Heritage Quest Online A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources including U.S. census data, PERSI, Revolutionary War records, bank records, and more.
Home Improvement Collection One-stop resource for home repair and improvement projects.
InfoTrac Newsstand Provides full-text access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers.
Learning Express Library

Study guides and practice exams for: AP, college prep, graduate placement, career and civil service as well as popular software tutorials for Microsoft Office and basic computing.  Please note that to use Learning Express you must create a free account.  Click "Register" to create your own username and password.

LegalForms Access and download thousands of customizable online legal documents to Word or PDF formats.
LitFinder Literature Database Full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays.
Mango Languages

Master a new language. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions to help you learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture. More than 40 foreign language courses and 16 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses. Available in-library or at home to Fremont cardholders only.

Morningstar Investment Research Center Stock and mutual fund information from Find current and historical quotes for over 90,000 investments, and in-depth analysis for nearly 7,000 mutual funds and stocks. Plus, company and industry information and financial education tutorials.
Muzzy Online Hours of language-learning fun for children. Muzzy Online is an internationally recognized program that incorporates stories, activities, and games while teaching 8 world languages.

An electronic readers' advisory resource which assists fiction readers in finding new authors and titles. It includes author read-alikes, discussion group guides, and other valuable tools to help you discover new books to read.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context Pro/Con views for over 13,000 subjects, court cases and other topics, biographies and profiles.  Includes pictures, graphs, references, and more.
PebbleGo For the emergent reader. Four databases (Animals, Earth & Science, Biographies, Social Studies) designed for beginning researchers.
ScienceFlix Geared for students in grades 4 through 9, highlighting 30 different scientific topics. Areas of study include Earth Science, Space Science, Life Science, Health and Human Body, Physical Science, and Technology and Engineering.
Small Business Resource Center Covers all major areas of starting and operating a business, including accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, tax and more.
Teen Health and Wellness Provides nonjudgmental, straightforward information on important health and wellness topics, including self-help support.

Live, one-on-one homework help and writing assistance every day 3-9 pm. Subjects include math, science, social studies, and English.  Help also offered in Spanish.

World Book Encyclopedia Access encyclopedia content for kids through adult, including the Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos.