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.
AHFS Drug Guide
This database provides a full range of drug-related information.
Consumer Health Complete
This database covers a full range of health-related topics, such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
Contains citations, abstracts, and full-text articles from journals in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and the preclinical sciences.
Congressional Quarterly’s online database offers in-depth and unbiased reporting of issues in the news. Find background information on timely topics and access older reports to track how debates have changed over time.
Access to hundreds of in-depth subject encyclopedias and handbooks covering every major subject from Accounting to Art History and Shakespeare to Einstein