Businesses & Nonprofits

Welcome to the Wauconda Area Library! The library has many resources to help you or your business get the information you need:

Business Library Cards

Any business located within the Wauconda Area Library boundaries is eligible for a business card.  The business owner is required to register for the card and he/she may authorize up to four individuals to use the card.  The library card will be the responsibility of the business owner.  Business cards shall be used to check out business-related materials only.  Personal materials shall be checked out on the patron’s home library card.  Business cards are valid for two years. To see if your business is in our library district, visit our district map. If you are not located in our library district, please refer to your property tax bill for your business or home-based business. You can register your library card at the Wauconda Area Library once you obtain it from your home library. 

 

Tech2Go & Printing Center

We have a Tech2Go collection of items ranging from mobile WiFi hotspots with unlimted data to Roku streaming sticks preloaded with Netflix. 

Visit our Computers & Printing page to learn more about in library services.

 

Additional Local Resources:

Upcoming Business, Technology, and Finance Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Windows 10 Basics (In-Person)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Business & Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
We will show you everything you need to get started with Windows 10, including the Start menu, navigation and basic customization. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

All About Orchids

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Event Details:
This program is presented in Partnership with the Wauconda Garden Club George Titterton, from the Illinois Orchid Society will teach us about the different varieties of Orchids that exist, how to identify them and how to care for them. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Business & Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This workshop will review the basics of navigating around spreadsheets as well as using the built in tools to organize data to build budgets, tables, charts, and much more.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sell Your Stuff Online (In-Person)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Business & Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
There are lots of great options for unloading your old possessions, from old favorites like eBay to newer places like Facebook Marketplace. We’ll cover them all and offer selling and safety tips! ...

Resources

Auto Repair Source

Auto Repair Source

Service and repair information for domestic and imported cars.

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Chilton Library

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Popular auto repair manuals, recalls and maintenance for makes and models from 1940-present. 

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Illinois Public Records

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Scroll through Chicagoland’s public records. Real estate transactions, mortgages, foreclosures, and more. Sort by name, city, zip code, and more. CheckIllinois is available for free background checks. Please click here to see this document for instructions on the updated database.

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LinkedIn Learning

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Learn technology, creative and business skills you can use today. LinkedIn Learning offers online video tutorials for the web, design, photography, audio and music production, video, 3D animation and much more. You will need your valid Wauconda Area Library card and PIN to login.

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Reference Solutions

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Find nationwide business or residential information. Create lists by business type, sales volume, residential area, and more.

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State of Illinois Business Portal

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If you're thinking of starting your own business in Illinois, start here.

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