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Most databases are available remotely. Databases available only in the Library
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Research databases are arranged by subject or A-Z by title.
Academic Search Premier

Full text scholarly and peer-reviewed journals 1975 to present.

Alt HealthWatch

Full text materials focusing on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

Biography in Context

Full text biographies from reference sources and articles from magazines.

Business Source Premier

Full text articles and citations in all disciplines of business.

Chicago Consumers' Checkbook

Evaluations and ratings of local service firms and businesses. Includes ratings for doctors and hospitals.
Inside the Library
Remote Access

Consumer Reports

Product ratings and reviews, in depth advice, tips, and trends to enable consumers to make better purchasing decisions.

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.


Search Business, Health, Student, or General indexes to over 1,700 publications including Consumer Reports and Harvard Business Review. (Library app available)

eMagazines by Zinio

Download magazines to your computer or mobile device. Choose from over 40 popular titles from many different genres – all free with your Glenview Library card.

First Search

A gateway to multiple databases for articles and publications in business, management, science, humanities, education, health and medicine including Clase Periodica, ERIC, and Medline. An Illinois State Library database.


A collection of scholarly, government and general interest articles on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and all aspects of human impact on the environment.

Health Source - Consumer Edition

HSCE features searchable full text for journals, pamphlets, health reference books on health topics in the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition

HSNA provides scholarly full text journals, abstracts and citations on medical disciplines, with an emphasis on nursing and allied health.

Illinois Statewide Catalog

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

Issues and Controversies

Up-to-date, in-depth and objective information on the most prominent and hotly debated issues of the day.

LexisNexis Express

Includes company profiles and SEC filings, plus full-text news, business and legal sources from major US and world newspaper and trade publications such as Hoover’s and Martindale-Hubbell. Legal research available only in the Library.

MasterFILE Premier

Multidisciplinary full text access to periodicals, reference books, primary source documents and an image collection of photos maps and flags.

Newsbank: Illinois News Sources

Electronic editions of the Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald, Glenview Announcements and other local news magazines and sources.

Press Display

Current articles from 3000 publications from 100 countries in 60 languages. Read, listen or browse page by page through the graphical image of each publication with color photos, headlines, and display ads.


Search The Chicago Sun Times, The Daily Herald, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and several other Midwest regional newspapers, as well as nationally known magazines and journals. (Library app available)

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.


A fun, colorful research tool for young students. Choose from "Primary Search" (for kindergarten through 5th grade) or "Middle Search" (for 6th grade through high school).

SIRS Knowledge Source

Excellent database for student assignments on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political, and global issues with graphics, charts, maps, and diagrams.

Student Research Center

Student Research Center makes it easy to search by keyword or topic for the most useful search results that can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, and more. Grades 6-12

Student Edition INFOTRAC

Provides access to age-appropriate content from magazines, newspapers and reference books. Authoritative content that is updated daily. Grades 8-12.

Student Resources in Context

An integrated media resource of curriculum-targeted primary documents, biographies, essays, background information, critical analyses, full-text of over 450 magazines and newspapers, with 20,000 photographs and illustrations, and many hours of audio and video clips.

Teacher Reference Center

An index of citations and abstracts for 280 popular professional journals for teachers and school administrators.


TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

Wall Street Journal

Comprehensive coverage at the world's leading financial newspaper from 1984 to present.

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.