We offer a range of free online resources. Use them for your research, learning, and information needs. Choose from newspaper databases, homework tools, and technology courses. There's also language learning programs, and much more.
Don't have a library card? We can email you a library card number so that you can use all of our online resources. No need to come in! Just fill out the online application and we'll be in touch.
Research a topic
Browse an A to Z list of reliable, accurate online resources. You can also explore by topics such as consumer information, health, business & investing, careers, and genealogy. We also offer information about tax forms and voter information.
Online training and tutorials
Develop personal and professional skills through step-by-step online training courses. Learn technology, ace a test, master languages, and land a job.
Find homework help tools tailored for K-12 students, including access to tutors and articles on popular homework topics.
Research Skokie history with our digitized collections of photographs, maps, and newspaper articles.
The BOOMbox is an experimental space designed to facilitate STEAM learning for all ages.
Civic Lab offers information, activities, and discussion on issues facing our community.
Fun Things to Do
Each week our staff creates a list of fun activities, videos, and other online resources to keep you happy and entertained.
Have an in-depth question?
Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a librarian. We can help you with tricky research questions or more personalized tech help. Get in touch to find out how.