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All Databases

Database Name Description Click to use at home Click to use at the library
Amazing Animals of the World (Grolier)

Information on wild animals and their habitats for students in elementary and middle school. 

Ancestry A subscription-based genealogy research website with over 5 billion records online and more being added almost daily.
AtoZdatabases

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.

Bookflix

Watch a story, read a book! This online literacy resource pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction from Children’s Press and other trusted Scholastic imprints. Geared towards ages 4-8.

Brainfuse Adult Learning Center

Adult learning content (GED) and live, professional assistance in resume/cover letter writing, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series, and more. Tutors are available every day from 2:00-11:00 p.m.

Brainfuse HelpNow! Live one-on-one online tutoring service for homework help and writing assistance. Includes Spanish language tutoring and standardized practice tests. Grades K-12. Available every day from 2:00-11:00 p.m. 
Brainfuse JobNow! Live job search assistance from job coaches, including resume and cover letter help and live interview practice and feedback, plus professional certification and U.S. Citizenship practice tests. Coaching availabe every day from 2:00-11:00 p.m.
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. Also offers ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) test prep quizzes.
Consumer Reports Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more.
General OneFile General-interest periodical, journal, and newspaper database. It includes travel guides, radio and television transcripts, and more.
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.
Illinois Driving Practice Tests

Free driving practice tests for Illinois permits, road signs, fines and limits, and sights and situations. Available in Español.

InfoTrac Newsstand Provides full-text access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers.
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.
Lynda.com

Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Learn what you want, when you want, and practice with the instructor's files while you watch and listen.

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.

Merck Manuals

The Manuals, known as the Merck Manuals in the United States and Canada and MSD Manuals outside the United States and Canada, are one of the world’s most widely used medical information resources. The Merck Manuals are available for free in digital form in multiple languages to professionals and patients around the world.

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.
NoveList

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. Five databases (Animals, Dinosaurs, 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.
TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.

Value Line Investment Survey

 The online edition of Value Line Investment Survey includes full-page reports and analyst commentaries for 1,700 companies as well as TimelinessTM and SafetyTM Ranks. Access within the library or from home with your library card. 

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

This online catalog lets you search the collections of libraries in our community and thousands more around the world.