Online Resources

Books, Periodicals and Reader’s Advisory

Accelerated Reader-BUGC and Liberty Bourbonnais Upper Grade Center and  Liberty School Accelerated Reader List
AMNews
America’s News
Full text articles from newspapers and news magazines
Bartleby Great Books Classic books and reference material online
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eReadIllinois
Download ebooks and audiobooks. Use these handouts to download to your eReader:  Android – Kindle – iOS – Nook
Find a Book Illinois Enter your Lexile measure, select your interests, and find books you’d like to read!
Hoopla
Hoopla Digital
Digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone.
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Illinois Talking Book Outreach Center
Provides talking book and braille service to individuals with visual or physical limitations.
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Novelist Plus
Love to read? Search here to find your next book.
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Novelist K-8 Plus
Reading success. Search K-8 Plus to find the right books for every reader.
OmniFileSelect
OmniFile Select
Full text articles from magazines and journals.
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WorldCat
Find books located outside of our system
LY5052_Zinio_WebBanner  Zinio Checkout and download popular magazines.

Business Resources

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ReferenceUSA
Marketing and business related information.

Consumer Help

Buying Guides & General Advice

Consumer Reports A lot of free and useful information is available, but a paid subscription is required for product reviews and ratings.
ConsumerSearch “Reviewing the reviews.” Compiles and analyzes product reviews from magazines and websites. Great starting point.

Cars & Trucks

Car & Driver Includes the magazine’s road tests and reviews, interactive vehicle comparisons, and Kelley Blue Book values.
Edmunds.com Reviews, comparisons, price and value information, and tips for buying new or used vehicles.

Consumer Protection & Complaints

AnnualCreditReport.com The place to get a no-obligation, free copy of your credit report from all three major reporting companies.
Better Business Bureau Includes complaints against companies, fraud alerts, and general tips.
Consumer Credit Counseling Services Non-profit, full service credit counseling agency.
Consumer Protection Division Part of the Illinois Attorney General’s office.
Recalls.gov Product recalls and safety information from the federal government.

General Reference

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A to Z the World
Guide to countries around the world.
Infoplease.com Information Please Almanac, atlases, and more.
World Factbook The CIA’s book of country profiles.
Babylon Translator Online tool for translating languages.
Merriam Webster Online Dictionary and thesaurus.
Calculators Financial & Mortgage calculators.

Government

Tax Forms

Federal Tax Forms  Federal Tax Forms
Tax Forms by Mail  Tax Forms by Mail
Illinois Tax Forms  Illinois Tax Forms
Benefit Access Forms From the Illinois Department of Aging

Federal

USA.gov Federal government made easy
Presidential Information Guide to the Presidents of the United States.
USPS United States Postal Service

State

Find-It Illinois! Portal to Illinois government information.
Illinois General Assembly Information about the state house and senate.
Illinois State Board of Elections Resources about elections and voting.

Local

Kan-I-Help Guide to government agencies, publicly financed human services and non-profit organizations.
Kankakee County Includes agendas and minutes of county board and committees
Village of Bourbonnais Local government information
Village of Bourbonnais Municipal Ordinances

Healthcare Information

Get Covered Illinois Official Health Marketplace
HealthCare.gov Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace
MedlinePlus A medical super-site from the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
HealthFinder.gov The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ guide to health information.
NIH SeniorHealth Information for older adults, from the National Institutes of Health.
AddictionResource.com Information, resources, and support for individuals and families struggling with substance abuse.
Illinois Health & Wellness Official guide to state government programs and resources.

Jobs and Careers

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Cypress Resume
On-line resume writing software.
Illinois Career Resource Network Gateway to workforce & career information.

Language Learning

Mango
Mango Languages
Learn 12 foreign languages and English for Spanish speakers.

Legal Resources

Copyright Kids Basic copyright information.
Illinois Legal Aid Low income legal assistance.
NOLO Legal information and articles.

 Travel

A to Z World Travel
A to Z World Travel
City travel guides featuring in depth information on over 200 countries.

 

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