Our free lending library consists of books, journals, and DVDs related to early childhood, parenting, and young children with special needs. You can use our electronic catalog to search the library collection.

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Video Tour of the EI Clearinghouse

Join us for an informational tour of the library and the resources it has to offer families, caregivers and professionals in Illinois.
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Library Policies / Returning Materials

General policies for checking out items. Getting books and videos through the mail and more.
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Directions for Public Libraries

EI Clearinghouse Library materials should be returned through the Illinois Library Delivery Service (ILDS).
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Getting Started with eBooks

A fast and convenient way to check out items from the EI Clearinghouse (IL residents only)
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McGraw-Hill’s eBook Medical Library

The EI Clearinghouse would like to share with you limited, free-access to an online database.