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.
Bankrate – Provides consumers with financial data, research and editorial information on non-investment financial products.
Chicago Board Options Exchange – Official site for the CBOE.
Edgar Database – Database of corporate information from the Securities and Exchange Commission.
InvestorGuide – Covers online brokers, stock information, and provides a comprehensive list of publicly traded companies (including home pages, research, and discussion).
IPO Central – IPO information from Hoover’s Online.
Motley Fool – Wide array of investment resources. Sign up for news to be delivered to your e-mail.
New York Stock Exchange – Official site of the New York Stock Exchange.
NASDAQ Stock Market – Commonly known as the NASDAQ, news and information for the investor of this American stock exchange.
Tax Forms and Resources:
Federal Tax Forms And Publications – The official IRS site. Download forms and publications here.
Illinois Tax Forms – Official state site for Illinois tax forms.
Tax Forms (Other States) – Index of links to individual state sites for tax forms.
AARP Tax-Aide – Locate a tax help center near you.
Small Business Tax Workshop – Virtual video workshop series designed to assist small business owners understand and meet federal tax obligations.
IRS Tax Tips – A constantly-updated page consisting of relevant and important tax news, tips, and valuable information via the IRS.
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