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NoveList Plus: The secret to finding a great book to read

Looking for your next book? Want to find a new author? Can’t remember all the titles in a series? NoveList Plus is a great resource for readers. Available from the Library website, simply search it to find books that match your reading style.

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Online Resources and Databases

Free Mango Languages Online Courses

Mango utilizes an engaging interface and easy-to-use tools to build practical conversational skills for new languages. Lessons include memory-building tasks, critical thinking exercises, and variety of other helpful language-learning strategies.

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The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. Used by entrepreneurs, businesses, students, or anyone wanting access to information on millions of businesses. (ReferenceUSA Brochure TCPLD)

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This site provides online access to wide variety of publication. A huge number of issues of national publications like Popular Science, Smithsonian, and The Atlantic. This database also includes every issue of the Kane County Chronicle from 2004 to current day. Browse this comprehensive database and start reading, printing, emailing, and citing articles today.

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Kane County Chronicle

This convenient, unlimited online access to local news provides patrons with an extensive, relevant record of emerging and ongoing Kane County issues, unmatched by any other media source.

Visit Kane County Chronicle

Historic Elburn Newspapers

This collection contains local newspaper issues dating back to the 1800’s. This newspaper archive can also be searched in order to find local obituaries.

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Education Resources Information Center

This online digital library is a comprehensive, easy-to-use database of full-text articles and documents. This database is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the United States Department of Education.

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Local History & Genealogy

The Town and Country Public Library is pleased to offer local history and genealogy resources. Materials pertaining to local businesses, local school information, and extensive photograph collection, maps and plat surveys and 3-D artifacts are just some of the items available.

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