Illinois Career Information System

Develops local, state and national labor market information for businesses, educators, government agencies, researchers, and students. We are also home to the Illinois Career Resource Network which provides career development tools for everyone from elementary school students to adult job seekers and second career seniors.

Brainfuse Adult Learning Center

Career resources, including the ability to submit a resume for review.

Universal Class

Online courses on professional development, crafts, parenting, pet care, career training, finance, homeschooling, and more! Courses are self-paced. Completing a course with 70% or higher will earn a CEU Certificate.

Downtown Downers Grove Management Corporation

Creates a diverse retail, service, and residential environment in Downtown DG.  Focuses include tenant recruitment and the production and marketing of events.

Creativebug

Creativebug is an all ages crafting resource with video tutorials on everything from knitting and crocheting to art and design for crafters of all experience levels. There are also downloadable patterns, templates, and recipes at your fingertips.

Worldcat

Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.

Martindale

Search for lawyers by region or practice specialty.

Legal Information Reference Center

Legal forms and full text of Nolo books on popular legal topics.

Illinois Legal Aid

Enter your zip code to get legal information specific to your location.

Public Notice Illinois

Notices in local newspapers throughout Illinois.

WorkNet DuPage

Provides job seekers with the job search tools they need for successful employment and helps local businesses develop their workforce by hiring local talent.

Illinois Job Link

Post and find jobs.

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PowerKnowledge Earth and Space

Interactive source with reliable information for grades 3-6. A DGPL library card is required when accessing this database in the library or offsite.

PowerKnowledge Life Science

Interactive source with reliable information for grades 3-6. A DGPL library card is required when accessing this database in the library or offsite.

PowerKnowledge Physical Science

Interactive source with reliable information for grades 3-6. A DGPL library card is required when accessing this database in the library or offsite.

Primary Search

Resources to support elementary school students, including encyclopedias specifically for kids, articles from children's magazines including Highlights and Junior Scholastic, and a large image collection.

Scholastic Go!

Animals, science, US states, and more. Grade articles and reference material, images, videos, and websites. For students in grade 2 to 8 with a search engine interface.

Science Flix

Covers more than 30 subjects in all areas of science using video, articles, and interactive content including experiments.
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Science Reference Center

Articles on biology, chemistry, earth and space, environment, health and medicine, life science, physics, technology, and wildlife. Tutorial

TrueFlix

Offers info about science and social science content with videos, audio clips, images, and related websites.

Tumble Book Library

Explore hundreds of animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love.
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World Book in Spanish

Easy-to-read articles from the latest edition of Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos. Good for grades 3 - adults.