Lyons Public Library
4209 Joliet Avenue
Lyons, Il 60534-1597
Phone 708.447.3577
Fax 708.447.3589

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Reference Resources, Online Catalogs and Databases
NEW!!
 

Check out our new database, AtoZ the World
AtoZ the World is the world’s most thorough country-by-country resource for
learning about culture and customs worldwide. AtoZ the World consists of
175 Country Guides of 100+ topics each. No other single resource covers
so many topics, so well, for so many countries.


The TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated talking picture books that teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love. Access to these books for the very young as well as graphic novels for older readers in TumbleReadables and the AudioBookCloud collection of streaming audio books is available now through our website
Call 708- 447-3577 or visit the library for assistance.

*These web sites require Adobe FlashPlayer.
Go here to download FlashPlayer now.


This includes the Chicago Sun-Times and a selection of popular magazines.
Just login using your 14 digit Lyons Library card number.


  SWAN Online Catalog
  Search the online catalog, place holds, view your account and pay fines on your account.

 OCLC First Search
  Search the First Search worldwide database for books, DVD's and more.
  Your login is 100-108-765 and the password is Lyons (the password is case-sensitive)

  EBSCOhost - J
ust login using your 14 digit Lyons Library card number.
 
World Book Web
 World Book Online
Just login using your 14 digit Lyons Library card number.



  Lexile Framework for Reading
  An educational website that allows teachers, parents and students to select books and other reading
  materials that is at an appropriate difficulty level. It can also be used to monitor a reader's growth in
  reading ability over time.

LearningExpress Online Test Preparation for Job Seekers
The Lyons Library subscribes to the online test prep service LearningExpress Library. This source provides online practice tests for a variety of job types, civil service, CDL, the GED and U.S. Citizenship. It also has high school entrance and college admission test preparation as well as a host of vocational and career information for students and those with high school diplomas, some college and college degrees. An additional section provides job search tips and workplace skill building courses. LearningExpress Library constantly updates it site with additional and more current content. LearningExpress Library is now available at the library and to Lyons residents for home access.
Start your job search now by trying the Job & Career Accelerator today!

 

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