Other Databases

InfoTrac home & in-library use
InfoTrac contains a number of our best databases, including General Reference Center Gold, the Virtual Reference Library, Testing and Education Reference Center, and Literature Resource Center.
For access:
Type in all 14 digits of your Champaign library card number. (No card? Use this at the library.)

Statewide Research Databases home & in-library use
Includes Illinet Online, Illinois Governmental Information, National Parent Information Network (NPIN), and the Statewide Illinois Library Catalog (SILC). Provided by the Illinois State Library.
For access:
Access is free and open to all.

Illinois State Archives home & in-library use
Resources for genealogical research, using vital records filed in the state of Illinois; provided by the Illinois State Library.
For access:
Access is free and open to all.

Illinois Public Records home use | in-library use
Search public records from the last few years for Champaign County, plus records from other Illinois counties, most in the Chicago area. Includes real estate transactions, new mortgages issued, new businesses, and bankruptcies. Useful for identifying potential members of target markets, e.g. new homeowners.
For access:
Type in all 14 digits of your Champaign library card number. (No card? Use this at the library.)