Research

WPL cardholders may access the online databases from home using their library barcode number and PIN. Please contact a Reference Librarian if you would like help searching a database or need other research help.

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Articles from more than 2,300 journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics

Ratings, reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services; in-depth advice, tips and trends in a variety of formats including articles and videos.  Read the current issue of Consumer Reports plus back issues using FlipsterLearn more about Flipster.

Access income, spending, business demographics and more – all useful tools for ranking and reporting. Also contains individual, company and physician look up.

Magazine and newspaper titles accessible from the library, both online and in print.  Click a title to see available issues and read articles online.

Over 3,000 video courses includes training for business, marketing, design, education, photography, IT and software instruction (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop and a lot more.)

Identify stocks or mutual funds that meet your needs; read analysts' reports; input two or more stocks and/or mutual funds to see how they work together as a portfolio

Search public records for transactions on new homes, new businesses, foreclosures and auctions and bankruptcies in 7 Illinois counties: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will

US and Canadian businesses; US and Canadian residences; doctors and dentists

Begin or continue your journey as a business owner using easy to follow steps. Develop a complete business plan using step-by-step guided tools.

Monitor stock and mutual fund performances.