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Lake Zurich Courier (1995-current)

The Lake Zurich Courier provides news and information for Lake Zurich and the surrounding area. Features of the newspaper include business news, entertainment, politics, food, and sports.

Learning Express Library

Interactive test preparation guides for the ASVAB, GRE, SAT, ACT, civil service, military, law enforcement, U.S. Citizenship Test, careers, and other exams. First time users click on "New User" button to register. Returning users click on "Returning User" button.

Legal Forms

Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Includes official, state specific, federal, business, personal, real estate and general forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

Lexis Nexis

Access over 9,500 news, company, and legal sources. The outstanding news coverage includes deep backfiles and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and foreign-language sources. Use the Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify, Hoover reports and compare companies matching specific criteria. Find legal information from Supreme Court rulings to state statues to legal information on several businesses all in one database.

Please note: The legal information portion of the database is only accessible inside the library. Business information and news content are accessible remotely. If accessing the database from home, please use the LexisNexis remote access link.

Lexis Nexis Remote Access

If you are accessing this database from home, please click here. The legal information portion of the database is only accessible inside the library. Business information and news content are accessible remotely.

Literature Resource Center

Provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers thousands of novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of hundreds of authors.

Literature Virtual Reference Library

Find full-text articles from print literature reference sources. Search through literary criticism from resources such as Drama For Students, Novels for Students, Short Stories for Students, and more.


LitFinder  represents a core repository of literary works.  International in scope, LitFinder covers all time periods and contains a wealth of primary literature content. This includes approximately 140,000 full-text poems, 800,000 poem citations and excerpts, 7,100 full-text short stories and novels, 3,800 full-text essays, 2,000 full-text speeches and 1,700 full-text plays. It also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs and a glossary.

Little Pim

Geared to kids, this is Mango powered language-learning system that uses games and videos to teach another language. This link is to create an account and track your progress as you learn! If you are at Ela Area Public Library and just want to give Little Pim a try without creating an account, please click here. - Technology training with over 20,000 training videos on over 300 topics with exercise files included. Please remember to log out when you are finished.

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