Online Resources

Resource List

PrairieCat Catalog
Locate and request books and other materials from the Moline Public Library or one of the 126 PrairieCat member libraries across north and western Illinois. Library Edition Temporarily access Library Edition from home! We are excited to be able to provide this special service to Moline Public Library card holders for as long as the library remains closed. Once the library reopens the resource will revert to being for in-library use only, but in the meantime enjoy filling in your family tree! Click here to request remote access to Library Edition.
Biblioboard Library
A collection of e-books featuring public-domain classics, hand-picked e-books, selected items from Oxford University's Bodleian Library and other articles, images, books, etc. spanning a wide range of topics. There is no limit on simultaneous use; this means no hold queues and no waiting for titles.
DMV Practice Tests
Free DMV driver's education practice tests
Digital Public Library of America DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format.
Explore More Illinois Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues.
Heritage Quest Online
Family and local histories online. Library Edition is also available for in-library genealogy research. 
Hoopla is a digital media service which enables users to borrow a selection of music, movies, television shows, videos, and audiobooks via a browser, smartphone or tablet.
Illinois Digital Archives The Illinois Digital Archives (IDA) was created in 2000, as a repository for the digital collections of the Illinois State Library as well as other libraries and cultural institutions in the State of Illinois. It contains photographs, oral histories, government documents, newspapers, maps and much more.
Illinois Rules of the Road Motorists who know the rules of the road and practice defensive driving are key to making our roadways safer for everyone. The Illinois Rules of the Road manual is your guide to being a responsible and skilled driver and is designed to give drivers — especially senior citizens — the knowledge and confidence needed to renew or obtain a driver’s license. is a suite of resources - available to everyone in Illinois at no charge - that supports local authors with online creation and publishing tools and allows readers to access locally-produced content.
Moline Dispatch Archives
Searchable, digital archives of the Moline Dispatch (and its predecessors). Collection includes 1850-1859 and 1870-1993.
Moline High School Year Books
This text searchable collection hosted by contains the yearbooks of Moline High School from 1913 to 2015.
NoveList Plus
Comprehensive online reader's advisory tool. Your 14 digit library card number is required to access this database.
NoveList K-8
Online database with fiction and nonfiction titles chosen specifically to support school curriculum as well as the pleasure reading needs of students. Your 14 digit library card number is required to access this database.
Download audiobooks and eBooks.
Telephone numbers and addresses across the country.
Tumble Books Children's e-books Gr. K-6
Tumble Book Math A comprehensive math picture book collection for Gr. K-6
Live homework help from 1 p.m. - Midnight. Users may only access a maximum of 7 times per week. Your 14 digit Moline Public Library card number is required to access this database.