Business & Finance

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Access Business

Access to over 600 business newspapers from around the world.

America's News

Find information for research assignments relating to controversial issues, current events, business, economics, and more.

Business Source Premier

Provides company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.

Career Transitions

A complete, self-paced application that walks job-seekers through the entire process from assessing strengths and interests, to exploring new opportunities, to ultimately improving the chances of landing a job.

Gale Virtual Reference E-books

Search business & finance reference titles from Gale.

Illinois Legal Forms

Thousands of free legal forms, with more added daily. Great source for Illinois legal forms.

Legal Forms

Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate, and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

This renowned database offers an extensive video library complete with courses in computer education & programming, 3D animation, graphic design, music, video, web design, marketing, and more!

Mango Languages

Mango is an online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for business communication. The system is completely web-based and remotely accessible, so you can learn anywhere you have an internet connection.


Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business and more.


Full-text articles to many USA and international newspapers. The Brookfield/Riverside Suburban Life is included.


Search information listings for 13 million U.S. businesses and 120 million households.

Small Business Reference Center

Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

Universal Class

Access to over 540 online courses with real instructors guiding the learning, including business, accounting, human resources, and office skills.