Some digital content may be accessed from home or work, while some is accessible only from a public use computer in the library. Some content requires your library card number and PIN. Please also check out our eBooks that are available through ADML and eRead Illinois.
Ancestry Library Edition
Discover your family history, start your family tree, or search billions of genealogy records including census data, military records, and birth, death, and marriage records. Only accessible through the library’s database computers or on your own device at the library.
AtoZ Food America
AtoZ Food America offers recipes, ingredient lists, and a wealth of information on food from different regions of the United States. This is the place to go if you’re looking for new dinner recipes or want to hone your cooking skills. AtoZ Food America is accessible from all library computers and from your home if you login with your library card number.
Need help creating a new resume or updating an old one? Cypress Resume is an online resume builder that lets you create professional-quality resumes in three quick and simple steps.
This state-specific Driver Education program contains ten car practice tests, six motorcycle practice tests, one CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice test, two online driver’s manuals (car and motorcycle), and an FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions.
Homeschooling families and teachers can find lesson plans and activities for English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Social-Emotional Learning. You may be prompted to enter your library card number.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
With Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) you can browse, search and download eBook articles anytime from any Internet-connected device. Access reference materials on Arts, Biography, Business, Education, Environment, History, Law, Literature, Medicine, Nation and World, Religion, and Science. If you are prompted for a password, enter your library card number (include the D but do not include any spaces).
Illinois Legal Aid Online
Free legal advice, information, guidance and forms for Illinois residents. Just type in your question and go…
Watch movies and television shows on demand on your computer, Android, or Apple device. You will be prompted to enter your library card number and pin when you create an account. After this, you will need to log in using an email address and password.
**The collection and rating of materials available on Kanopy is not determined by Galesburg Public Library staff.
Learn a new language with Lingo Lite. Find vocabulary and pronunciation lessons in over 30 languages! Lingo Lite is accessible from all library computers and from your home if you login with your library card number.
Literature Criticism Online
Contemporary Literary Criticism database contains excerpts from criticism of the works of today’s novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, scriptwriters and other creative writers. If you are prompted for a password, enter your library card number (include the D but do not include any spaces).
Help kids discover the magic of books and build multilingual reading skills in over 50 languages! LOTE Online has over 1500 picture books currently available, and new languages are being added all the time. LOTE Online is accessible from all library computers and from your home if you search for the Galesburg Public Library and login with your library card number.
Click here to access issues of the Galesburg Register-Mail from January 1, 2019 – Today. You may be prompted to enter your library card number.
Access to resources from Salem Press, including 50 States, Historical Encyclopedia of American Business, Careers in Healthcare, Careers in Communications and Media, Careers in Environment & Conservation, Careers in Human Services, Contemporary Biographies in Hospitality and Tourism, the nine-volume Countries, Peoples, and Cultures, and the Decades series, 1920-1970. If prompted to log in, use your library card bar code number. The D must be capitalized.
Working Americans (within the library)
Vol. 1: The Working Class Working Americans
Vol. 2: Middle Class Working Americans
Vol. 6: Women at Work Working Americans
Vol. 7: Social Movements Working American
Vol. 8: Immigrants Working Americans
Vol. 11: Inventors Working Americans
Vol. 12: Music