All Online Resources
Access the following resources with your La Grange library card.
Resources By Subject
Biography, History and Culture
Business and Legal
Alphabetical with descriptions
Ancestry Library Edition
A premier genealogy resource. Includes U.S. and worldwide census, immigration, military and vital records collections. In-library use only. To search census records and public directories from home, try HeritageQuest Online.
A job search, reference & mailing list database. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more.
Hundreds of digital Anthologies featuring books, images, articles, documents, audio, and video from around the world and across time, curated by subject and accessible from anywhere.
Buying advice, product ratings, reviews, recommendations, money-saving advice and tips, and videos for products including appliances, electronics, food, and more.
Explore Chicago Collections
Discover the history and culture of Chicago.
Hundreds of coding tutorials and dozens of real-world projects.
Email us for password information. Connects you to information in a wide range of subjects using 12 databases.
U.S. Census and other genealogy sources. U.S. Federal Censuses, genealogy and local history books, Revolutionary War records and more.
La Grange Public Library Digital Archive
Images of the library through the years.
(formerly Lynda.com) Video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills.
Learn a new language. Explore over 70 foreign languages and 18 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses. Use your computer or download the app to your smartphone or tablet.
Includes dozens of helpful tutorials, from library services, to help with Google, Zoom and Goodreads.
Get access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines as soon as they’re available on shelves. Read the Chicago Tribune or the Chicago Sunday Sun-Times.
Online versions of Critical Survey of Short Fiction, Critical Survey of Graphic Novels, and Magill's Literary Annual 2013.
Over 500 online courses covering many areas of study, including business, decorating, accounting, home and garden, psychology, counseling and more.
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