The majority of our databases can be used from your home computer if you have a Rockford Public Library card.
Databases that require a library card number.
Databases ONLY available for use at the library.
Databases that can be accessed from home, but need authorization and a password. This is available by calling the Adult Services Department at (815) 965-7606, option 4.
Business, Consumer Information, and Philanthropy
Search for articles from over 3,000 business publications. Includes regional publications, as well as trade, industry, and scholarly publications.
Contains information on over 400,000 international and U.S. national, regional, state, and local nonprofit membership organizations in all fields.
A database which lists 80,000 grantmakers and over 500,000 grants. This database is only available at the library.
Illinois Job Link (Formerly Illinois Skills Match)
Matches up Illinois job seekers with suitable employers.
Search for information on over 14 million U.S. businesses and 89 million U.S. households.
LexisNexis Library Express
LexisNexis® Library Express is a powerful, Web-based research tool tailored for public libraries that delivers comprehensive news, business and legal information from over 10,000 of the most credible sources available. News and business information are available with a library card. Legal information is available inside the Library only.
Standard & Poors
Capital IQ NetAdvantage, the premier, independent source for investment research and market commentary. With NetAdvantage, you have ready access to the most popular research products including Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund/ETF Reports, Bond Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, and The Outlook, among others.