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Contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles.
With a team of over 250 statisticians, database experts, analysts, and editors, Statista provides users with an innovative and intuitive tool for researching quantitative data, statistics and related information.
Our Government Information pages have facts about local, state, and U.S. government positions, organizations, agencies, and information. It also has information on international government and international organizations.
The Oakton Library Archives Collection is located in Room 1409, on the first floor of the Des Plaines Campus Library. The collection is available by appointment only. Call 847.635.1640 for further information.