LiLI Databases

The LiLI Databases (LiLI-D) provide full-text reference materials in the form of electronic articles from magazines, professional journals, newspapers, encyclopedias, reference books and more.  LiLI tools are free to all Idaho residents.

There's something for everyone for education, business, and recreation. 

To start using LiLI, go to  

List of LiLI Database Resources 

Learn to Use LiLI Tools

Boost Database Usage

  • Order LiLI Materials online
  • Create customizable promotion materials,
  • Add MARC records to your local catalog, and
  • Monitor usage statistics.

Branding LiLI

Account Creation, URLs, and Technical Support Contacts

LiLI-D Study 2010

A Study was commission in 2010 to look at the LiLI Database program, its impact on libraries and users, success factors, implications for the future, and recommendations for program sustainability.  The final report is available now.  The LiLI Databases are made possible with State funding through the Idaho Commission for Libraries, with additional support from Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant funds through the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).