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The Reference Department offers a vast collection of nonfiction materials like books on world languages and biographies, to magazines and newspapers. The Reference staff assists patrons in person, by telephone, and by e-mail using a variety of print and online resources.

Online, you can use your library card to access more than 60 databases to help with your research project. We also provide access to digital magazine and newspaper subscriptions. View a complete list of publications you can read through our website, and where to find them, here.

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New Nonfiction Titles

If you are interested in any of these new titles, call the Reference desk at 847-720-3230. We’d be happy to help!

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