The Gail Borden Public Library is committed to protecting the privacy of all who use its services in compliance with Illinois state laws and professional standards related to the personal information of library users.

Data privacy and third-party vendors

Gail Borden Public Library uses third-party vendors to provide digital content, including ebooks, digital audiobooks, movies, music, online resources, and more. Some of these vendors may collect and share the personally identifiable information (PII) you choose to provide them in order to use their services. You can choose not to use these third-party vendors.

The information that could be collected by third-party vendors may include:

  • When you register with the third-party vendor, provide feedback and suggestions, request information, or create shared content
  • Internet address (IP address), search history, location-based data, and device information
  • Non-personally identifiable information, such as your ad views, analytics, browser information, cookie data, date/time of your request, demographic data, hardware/software type, interaction data, serving domains, page views, and the web page you visited immediately prior to visiting the site
  • Other data as described in the vendor’s privacy policy and terms of use

The Gail Borden Public Library’s Confidentiality of Circulation Records and Institutional Data policies do not apply to the third-party vendors we use. We suggest you review the privacy statements for individual third-party vendors to decide if you agree to their terms.

Digital Content/Resource Name Privacy Statements for Third-Party Vendors
ABCmouse Age of Learning, Inc.
Ancestry Library Edition ProQuest
Banco de Contenidos aulaPlaneta World Book
Business Insights: Global Gale Cengage
Chicago Tribune (current and historical) ProQuest
ChiltonLibrary Gale Cengage
Consumer Reports EBSCO
Courier News News Bank
Culinary Arts Gale Cengage
Daily Herald ProQuest
DemographicsNow (Gale Business: DemographicsNow Gale Cengage Driving
Enciclopedia Esudiantil Hallazgos World Book
Entrepreneurship by Gale Gale Cengage
Freegal Freegal Music
Gale Courses Gale Cengage
Gardening & Horticulture Gale Cengage
Gale Legal Forms Gale Cengage
General OneFile Gale Cengage
The Great Courses Midwest Tapes
HeritageQuest ProQuest
High School in Context Gale Cengage
Home Improvement Gale Cengage
Hoopla Midwest Tapes
Hospitality & Tourism Gale Cengage
Illinois Public Records Record Information Services
Kanopy Kanopy
Legal Forms Gale Cengage
LibraryAware EBSCO
Mango Languages Mango Languages
NewsBank NewsBank
NicheAcademy NicheAcademy
NoveList K-8 Plus EBSCO
Novelist Plus EBSCO
PebbleGO Capstone
Peterson's Test Prep Gale Cengage
PressReader PressReader
Public Records Electronic Database Record Information Services
Reference eBooks Gale Cengage
Reference Solutions (Reference USA) InfoGroup (Data Axle)
Science in Context Gale Cengage
Teachables Scholastic
Testing and Educational Reference Center Gale Cengage
TumbleBook Library TumbleBook Inc. The Princeton Review
Twayne's Author Series Gale Cengage
U.S. History in context Gale Cengage
Value Line Value Line Publishing
World Book Online World Book
WorldCat OCLC