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Academic Search Premier »

Thousands of full text journal/magazine articles, providing access to critical information.


African-American History Online »

A fresh way to explore the full spectrum of African-American history and culture, covering five centuries.


Brainfuse HelpNow »

On-demand, anytime, anywhere learning resources for all ages, including live online help from tutors (available daily from 2 to 11 pm), practice tests for college entrance exams, live assistance filling out FAFSA applications, expert writing assistance, a test center with customized study plans, a flashcard creator, a private virtual study room to share, and more.

Free app for iOS and Android available. Need help getting started with the app? Watch a video tutorial »


Chicago Tribune: current (1985-present), online (2017-present) & historical (1849-1997)

Current, online, and historical full-text issues of the Chicago Tribune. Read the latest issue »


Gale in Context: Biography »

Authoritative biographical entries covering international figures from all time periods and areas of study.


History Reference Center »

Full-text historical reference books, magazines, journals, and thousands of primary source documents.


Lynda.com (soon to be LinkedIn Learning) »

Online learning platform with video tutorials to learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.


NewsBank Access World News »

An expanded title list of full-text domestic and international newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos, including additional Chicago-area resources.

NewsBank Chicago »

Search multiple Chicagoland newspapers at the same time, including the Chicago Sun-Times, Oak Leaves, and Wednesday Journal.


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