Databases & eBooks
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Regional news articles from 1985-present.
Chicago Tribune Historical
Digital reproductions of the news from 1849-1987, just as it appeared in the original papers.
InfoTrac General OneFile
Articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals. Many are full-text with images.
Issues and Controversies
In-depth articles about hot topics in today's world.
New York Times Historical Database
Reproduction articles and images from 1851-2007.
ProQuest News and Magazines
Online articles from over 2000 magazines and newspapers.
World News Digest
News articles from 1940 to the present, World Almanac info, encyclopedia articles, and more.
Useful, librarian-reviewed websites from around the Internet.
New York Times Learning Network
News for grades 3-12, word of the day, crossword puzzle, and more.
Wilmette Life Index
Find news article citations from 1991 on (and then photocopy the articles at the library), obituaries from 1978 on, and other information from as far back as 1898-1923!