Business & Consumer Resources

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Subscription Databases
  • Article First
    Index of articles from the contents pages of journals.
  • Business Insight: Essentials
    Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.
    Provides photographs, diagnostics, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks.
  • Consumers' Checkbook
    Nonprofit ratings of Chicago-area service companies and health care providers.
  • Consumer Reports
    Browse online issues of Consumer Reports or click on search within this publication to look for specific articles and product reviews.
  • Demographics Now
    Provides interactive demographic maps and reports for any level of geography in the U.S.
  • ECO
    A collection of scholarly journals.
  • General OneFile
    Find articles from magazines and newspapers about current events. Contains archives of magazines like Time, Newsweek, People, etc.
  • Illinois Public Records | Remote Access
    Database of public records like real estate transfers, new businesses, bankruptcies, and foreclosures.
  • Reference USA
    Search this database for detailed information of U.S. companies.
  • Standard and Poor's NetAdvantage
    Stock, mutual fund, and company information.