These database subscriptions have been purchased for you by the Hinsdale Public Library.
A valid Hinsdale Public Library card is required to access these databases remotely, but anyone can use them in the library.
The leading language learning resource offering 30 languages.
Professional online video tutorials for business, technology and design.
A brain-training system built and tested by an international team of top neuroscientists and other brain experts.
Magazines and Newspapers
The Library subscribes to magazines focused on business and personal finance, including Fast Company, Harvard Business Review, Bloomberg Businessweek, Money and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, some of which are also available through Flipster, the Library’s digital magazine service.
Search the full text of newspapers, magazines and journals for research or interest including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Time, Newsweek, Barron’s, and The Economist.
An index of articles from over 16,000 journals in the fields of science, technology, medicine, the humanities, and popular culture.
An index of scholarly journals in anthropology, economics, law, literature, religion and more
Education focused source for articles and research.
Full text access to the Chicago Tribune 1985-present.
Search or browse every page of every issue of the Chicago Tribune as it appeared in print from 1849-1993.
Biography and Genealogy
Genealogy resource with access to the census, Social Security Death Index, graves, city directories and more.
Library access to Ancestry.com, the prominent resource for genealogy researchers.
Books and Reading
A global catalog of library materials.
Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of more than 90,000 authors, poets, essayists and other writers.
Readers resource for read alikes, series and finding your next read for adults and teens.
Full access to the premiere unbiased consumer review and testing source.
Industry reports, stock and bond information, and company profiles.
Business and residential directory covering the US and Canada.
Public filings of bankruptcies, new businesses, and home foreclosures in the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will.
Information on mutual funds, stocks and ETFs, including Morningstar newsletters, for investors and researchers.
A premier resource for stock research available online.
A trusted resource on topics of all descriptions.
Covers animal behavior, diet, and habitats with photos.
Health and Medicine
From the National Library of Medicine, an index of article summaries and and citations from over 3,500 medical journals
Articles from scholarly journals and popular magazines on health, medicine, and exercise.
20th-century events and culture in the U.S.
Covers all aspects of life in Europe from the Renaissance to the start of modern history.
Covers all aspects of life in this period transformed by industrialization, nationalism, and imperialism.
Covers European history from the Bolshevik Revolution to the European Union.
Covers political, social, and military history in WWI.
Covers political, social, and military history in WWII.
Comprehensive U.S. statistics stretching from the 1600s to nearly present day.