Search the Catalog:
Health & Science

Select a database by a subject category listed below,
then enter your Glenview Library card number as prompted.

Most databases are available remotely. Databases available only in the Library
are noted in red.
Research databases are arranged by subject or A-Z by title.
Alt Health Watch

Focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Full text for more than 180 publications back to 1990, plus hundreds of pamphlets, booklets and special reports.

E-Journal Index

A research tool for finding full-text electronic publications (magazines, journals, newspapers) available through Glenview Public Library’s databases. Search by title, keyword or browse by subject heading.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database.

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Consumer-oriented health information offering full-text articles from nearly 300 journals. Covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to children’s health to fitness and nutrition.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.

Health Care Directory

From Reference USA, detailed information on doctors and dentists.

Illinois Statewide Catalog

SILC is the Illinois catalog of materials for libraries throughout the state.

Issues and Controversies

Up-to-date, in-depth information on hot topics.

Proquest Discovery

A general research database of full text magazines and journals on popular subjects for adults and students.

Psychology Journals

Full text index of psychological, psychiatric and related publications designed for undergraduate and graduate level research. A Proquest research database.

Reference Library

Search e-reference books on multiple topics. A Gale research database. (Library app available)

Today’s Science

Articles on the latest scientific discoveries in health, the environment, technology, life, earth and space science, and more.

The WorldCat library catalog lets you search for books and audio visual materials in library collections in our community, throughout Illinois and in thousands of libraries around the country and the world. (Library app available)

Please email the Reference Services Staff
call 847-729-7500 x 7700, or visit the Reference Desk for database assistance.