The Bensenville Community Public Library subscribes to a variety of online research products and databases that offer up-to-date, reliable information on a wide range of topics, including: genealogy, business, history, homework help, auto repairs, and more.
All of our searchable resources are available for use in the library or from home. Hover over the images below to see a description about each database. You may also narrow or filter your search by clicking on our list of research subjects.
For some resources, you may be asked to enter the 14-digit barcode (starting with 21437…) on the back of your Bensenville Community Public Library card, along with your PIN number. Need help? Please call us at (630) 766-4642. Also, please note that we do not accept submissions for inclusion into our online resources collections.
- Axis360 — Browse and download electronic books and audiobooks straight to your tablet, computer, or other device. Titles are integrated into our online catalog, making them easy to find! A selection of titles available for children and teens.
- BiblioBoard — A robust collection of classic novels, educational content, interactive eBooks — available to everyone in Illinois! No library card is required, and all materials are available for immediate access. Note: Click on “RAILS for Schools” or the “BiblioBoard Library of Illinois” to get started.
- OverDrive — Read, listen, enjoy! Browse a large variety of ebooks and audiobooks. Read or listen directly in your web browser or download to your device. Titles are integrated into our online catalog, making them easy to find! A selection of titles available for children and teens.
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