Look Deeper: The Free Library subscribes to many information services that you can't find with most search engines. The links below will help you tap into these exclusive resources. If you're outside the Library, you may need to enter your Library card number and PIN to view the full text of an item.
America's Obituaries & Death Notices: The largest and most comprehensive collection of newspaper obituaries and death notices, mainly from the 1970's and '80's on, with the oldest from the Chicago Tribune Historical Archive, 1860-1984. Extensive editorial review of all newspaper sections ensures thorough selection of obituaries for easy access. Available to all Free Library agencies and internet with authentication (i.e. Free Library card and PIN number).
HeritageQuest Online: A vast resource for researching your family history. In addition to complete census records from 1790 to 1930, you can explore the contents of 25,000 books and a wealth of genealogy and local history articles. Available to all Free Library agencies and internet with authentication (i.e. Free Library card and PIN number).