Research & Reference: Local Information

Subscription-Based Library Resources:

The following resources are available from GHPLD remotely or within the Library.  A Library card is required.

Check Illinois
Record Information Services provides access to public record information in the Library or remotely.  Search by name, business name, address, or parcel number to access real estate transactions, foreclosures, mortgages, bankruptcies, and other public records.

History Archive
The Green Hills Public Library District maintains a digital archive of photos, newspaper clippings, maps, and other documents relating to the history of Palos Hills, Hickory Hills, and the Library.  The archive is free and open to the public.  Users with questions regarding the Library’s history files should contact the Adult Services Department at 708-598-8446 ext. 120 or adultservices@greenhillslibrary.org.

Public Record
Record Information Services provides access to public record information in the Library or remotely.  View foreclosure lists, business lists, real estate transactions, and bankruptcy information.

Free Resources

Public Notice Illinois
A free-access website designed for individuals to search public notices published in newspapers throughout Illinois.

Local Websites