Adult Virtual Library

Resources for Adults

Virtual Programs

Registration is required (including an email address) to receive an invitation with a link to the program.
Tues, May 12: Pet Chat: DIY Enrichment
Wed, May 13: Fiction Book Share | Film Discussion: The Farewell
Thurs, May 14: Job Club Workshop | House Concert
Fri, May 15: Organizing for Home & Office
Sat, May 16: Cook Share

View the calendar to see the full schedule of live programs using Zoom
Learn how to join a Zoom meeting

Previous Programs

Sunday Concert Series
Programs you may have missed

Library Resources

Requires a Wheaton Public Library card

eContent
eBooks, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers

Creativebug
Thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Genealogy Resources
Discover your family history with Ancestry (available from home through May 31!), Heritage Quest and other genealogy resources.

Mango Languages | Learn more
Learn practical conversation and cultural awareness for over 70 languages. Specialty courses include Medical Spanish, Biblical Hebrew, Shakespearean English and many more.

Learning Express Library
Expand your time management and public speaking skills; learn job search skills including resume writing and interviewing. Includes occupational exams (nursing, law enforcement, CDL and more) and military exams

Lynda.com | Learn more
3,000+ videos to help build your tech and business skills

Consumer Reports
Ratings, reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and service. Read the current issue of Consumer Reports plus back issues using Flipster.

All Online Databases
See all of our online resources including A to Z World Food, Value Line, Morningstar, ReferenceUSA and more

Websites

Internet at Home
Free Access to Xfinity Hotspots

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Avoid Coronavirus Scams
FEMA: Coronavirus Rumor Control
Coronavirus
DuPage County COVID-19 Dashboard
Illinois Department of Public Health
Screening Tool

Census 2020
Count Me In! Don't forget to fill out your census form online.
Learn why completing the census is important
See how many residents have responded

Filing for Unemployment
COVID-19 and Unemployment Benefits
Illinois Department of Employment Security

Filing 2019 Taxes
Filing deadline has been extended from April 15 to July 15, 2020 for both Federal and Illinois income tax.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS): Information | Forms
Illinois Department of Revenue (IDR): Information | Forms
Printed forms and the Master Binder of forms to photocopy are at AlphaGraphics while the library is closed.

Looking for a Job
Get Hired IL
New from Illinois.gov, a site for job seekers and employers, includes virtual job fairs
Best Job Search Sites Based on In-Depth Reviews
The Top 10 Job Search Engines For 2020
60 Best Remote Jobs Websites
CareerOneStop
Most Common Job Interview Questions
ReadWriteThink: Resume Generator
Sample Job Application/Job Skill Help

Entertainment
Stay Home. Hit Play. Virtual Field Trips
Cincinnati Zoo
Brookfield Zoo
Google Arts & Culture
Museum Virtual Tours
Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)
Illinois Digital Archives (IDA)
NPR list of Virtual Concerts
Drum Tao 2020 performance at the Mac