The following database are offered courtesy of the Illinois State Library, Secretary of State, Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library, and the RAILS Library System.
Find More Illinois –Search Other Libraries
Search multiple Illinois library catalogs at once, log in to place interlibrary loan requests, and pick up items at our library. You can request up to 5 items on interlibrary loan at one time. Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library cardholders will need to enter their library barcode and pin to process requests from outside the library.
OCLC WorldCat Discovery–Search Other Libraries
Access OCLC WorldCat Discovery (formerly FirstSearch) for holdings of books worldwide, magazine indexes, and more. This is for search purposes only; requests cannot be placed from home. Please contact library staff to place requests.
Explore More Illinois — Museum Pass
Explore More Illinois makes it possible for member libraries to offer free passes, discounted admission, and other deals from a wide variety of Illinois cultural attractions to library cardholders. Cardholders will reserve all passes/discounts online.
Ancestry Library–In-Library Use Only
An excellent source of census, military, court, land, probate, and other public records of interest to genealogists and historians.
This free, online site contains practice tests for Illinois driver’s licenses as well as driver’s manuals for car, motorcycle, and CDL.