Resources A-Z

Una lista completa de todas las organizaciones que sirven a la comunidad de Addison. Escrito en inglés y español.

Comprehensive list of all of the organizations that serve the Addison Community. Written in both English and Spanish.

Genealogical information including US Census lists. (in-library use only)
145,000 maps for homework or pleasure. Outline maps, antique maps, political maps, geologic maps, biologic maps, and more. Also, Flags of the World, crossword puzzles, and other teaching tools.
Important facts about all 50 states and 5 U.S. territories. Flags, maps, history, climate, symbols, crossword puzzles, historic photos, and so much more.
Learn about the customs, culture, food, religion, languages, and points of interest for 175 countries world wide. Lesson plans, history, maps, money, and more.

Service, repair, and recall information for foreign and domestic cars.

Independent ratings of local service firms. (in-library use only)

Articles from 1987 to current.
Articles from 1849-1987.
Consumer Reports Access to Consumer Reports’ and unbiased product and service Ratings and recommendations, selections from the latest issue of Consumer Reports and Consumer Reports Health, a searchable archive of the past four years of Ratings,

Cultural information for children and adults covers countries of the world, the United States, and Canadian provinces.

Access to WorldCat, a database of library holdings from around the world, and to article databases, Article First and ECO.

Provides tutorials on a broad range of topics like computers, reading, math, and careers. Learn how to use Pinterest, count change, and brush up your interviewing skills all in one place.

Comprehensive data about countries, cultures, and travel from a business perspective.

Genealogical data in census records, other government sources, books, and PERSI (Periodicals Source Index).

Practice tests for students and adult learners on a wide variety of levels, such as AP, college entrance, civil service, GED, TOFEL, US citizenship, and reading and writing skills.
One on one tutoring in math, English, science, social studies, AP classes, college test prep, and more for students in fourth grade through college and beyond. tutors are available in English and Spanish from 3:00pm-10:00pm.
Learn languages through native conversations: Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish or English as a Second Language from Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, or Spanish.

Articles from magazines and newspapers on a wide variety of topics, with 1,700 full-text periodicals, 500 full-text reference books, and over 500,000 photos, maps, and flags.

Information resources for business and financial research.

Research and analysis of mutual funds and stocks.

Encyclopedia articles on science and technology and science in the news for middle and high school students. Outside the library

Detailed information about fiction books and authors for students in grades K-8.

Detailed information about fiction books and authors.

Una enciclopedia en el idioma español para hispanohablantes y estudiantes de español. Afuera de la biblioteca

A comprehensive encyclopedia for Spanish speakers and Spanish language students. Outside the library

A searchable database of past auction prices for antiques, collectibles, and fine art. Outside the library

Current and archived full-text articles in the Gannett Newsstand, with coverage of leading newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune (1987 to current) and the Chicago Tribune Historical (1849-1987).

Data about new homeowners, businesses, foreclosures and bankruptcies in the Chicago metropolitan area and in Illinois.

Directory of data about U.S. businesses and residences.

Una enciclopedia y centro de referencia en el idioma español para hispanohablantes y estudiantes de español.

Encyclopedia and reference center for Spanish speakers and Spanish language students.

Investment information for stocks and mutual funds.

The True Books series covering science, history, and social studies with online activities and quizzes.

Investment information for stocks. Outside the library

Research and analysis for the bank and insurance industries.