Licensed resources


Search for millions U.S. businesses and find jobs. AtoZdatabases are ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, background searches, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities.

Business Source Premier

Provides company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.

Career and Adult Learning Center (

Live, online career coaching and adult learning service. Login for resume and cover letter review, job search assistance, GED and other high school equivalency exam prep, access to ESL tutors, U.S. citizenship exam help, and more.

Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Information Reference Center offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, property & real estate and rights & disputes.

LinkedIn Learning

Develop professional skills with courses curated and administered by industry experts. Achieve your goals with insights-driven course recommendations and relevant, high-quality content.


Peterson's Career Prep

A complete, self-paced application that walks job-seekers through the entire process from assessing strengths and interests, to exploring new opportunities, to ultimately improving the chances of landing a job.


An index of worldwide conference proceedings.

Reference Solutions (formerly Reference USA)

Search information listings for 13 million U.S. businesses, healthcare solutions, and 120 million households.

Small Business Reference Center

Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

Universal Class

Access to over 540 online courses with real instructors guiding the learning, including business, accounting, human resources, and office skills.

Vocational and Career Collection

Vocational & Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public.


Illinois Department of Employment Security

Illinois Career Information System: For the worker preparing for a career change or who wants to get back into the workforce after a layoff or retirement. It features job search resources, retraining options, and offers career planning guidance.
[email protected]
Phone: (877) 566-6230, then 1, 2

My Next Move: An interactive tool for job seekers to learn more about their options and help them plan their next career move.

Filing an Unemployment Claim: Start Here

Illinois JobLink


A search engine to find jobs in the Brookfield area.

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