Grants to Individuals (GTI) (access available at the Main Library only) » Candid’s tool for students, artists, researchers—and other individual grant seekers—with profiles on 10,000 foundations that provide grants, and details on scholarships, fellowships, and other grants available to individuals. As a Funding Information Network partner, the library provides access to Candid’s websites: Foundation Directory … Read more
Foundation Directory Online (FDO) (access available at the Main Library only) » Candid’s grant-seeking tool, which includes 232,000+ funder profiles, 18.4+ million grants, 900,000+ grant recipient profiles, and 1+ million key grant decision-makers and leaders, along with contacts, maps, charts, federal grants, requests for proposals (RFPs), and more. As a Funding Information Network partner, the … Read more
Crain’s Chicago Business: current (1996-present) Current full-text issues of Crain’s Chicago Business. Read the latest issue »
Christian Science Monitor: current (1980-present) Current full-text issues of the Christian Science Monitor. Read the latest issue »
Chicago Defender: historical (1999-2019) Historical full-text issues of the Chicago Defender.
Check Illinois » Background checks with search by name, property address, property PIN, or business name, including foreclosures, mortgage records, real estate transactions, building code violations, DUIs, misdemeanors, felonies, tax liens, and more.
Catalog » Oak Park’s shared public catalog of more than 8 million items from 90 libraries throughout the suburban Chicago area.
Consumer Health Complete » Content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.
An inspirational resource for DIY, crafters, and makers with more than 1,000 award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.