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 is an online/hybrid event that will take place on Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link and login details with your registration confirmation.
Popular auto repair manuals, recalls and maintenance for makes and models from 1940-present.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Search hundreds of eReference Books, such as online encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference libraries and almanacs. Subcollections by subject make searching easier.
General Reference Center
A general interest database with one easy-to-use interface. Find articles from newspapers, magazines and journals, many with full-text and images. Find the latest current events, popular culture, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, and hobbies.
Illinois Public Records
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.
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.
Find nationwide business or residential information. Create lists by business type, sales volume, residential area, and more.