Health & Wellness Resources

Book an appointment with one of our trained librarians for one-on-one training and assistance with any of our databases or on-line services. Use our computers or bring in your own laptop. Call 847-918-3225 or stop by any of our service desks to schedule an appointment.

Health & Wellness Sites

Database Name Description Click to use at home Click to use at the library - US Healthcare Information The official government website for information on the Affordable Care Act, the Healthcare Marketplace, and more.
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.

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