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 NamePrivacy Statements for Third-Party Vendors
ABCmouse Age of Learning, Inc.
Academic Search Premier EBSCO
Ancestry Library Edition ProQuest
Aspen Discovery/ByWater Solutions AKA the library catalog Aspen Discovery/ByWater Solutions
Auto Repair Source EBSCO

Banco de Contenidos aulaPlaneta

World Book
Bibliocommons (Library Catalog) Bibliocommons
Biography Reference Source EBSCO
Business Source Premier EBSCO
Chicago Tribune (current and historical) ProQuest
Consumer Reports EBSCO
Courier News News Bank
Daily Herald ProQuest
Driving-Tests.org Driving Tests.org
Enciclopedia Esudiantil Hallazgos World Book
Freegal Freegal Music
The Great Courses Midwest Tapes
HeritageQuest ProQuest
History Reference Source EBSCO
Home Improvement Reference Center EBSCO
Hoopla Midwest Tapes
Illinois Public Records Record Information Services
Job and Career Accelerator EBSCO
Kanopy Kanopy
Learning Express EBSCO
Legal Information Source EBSCO
LibraryAware EBSCO
Literary Reference Source EBSCO
Mango Languages Mango Languages
MasterFile Premier Explora EBSCO
NicheAcademy NicheAcademy
NoveList K-8 Plus EBSCO
Novelist Plus EBSCO
Overdrive AKA Libby Overdrive
PebbleGO Capstone
PressReader PressReader
Reference eBooks EBSCO
Reference Solutions (Reference USA) InfoGroup (Data Axle)
Scholastic Teachables Scholastic
Science Reference Source EBSCO
Small Business Source EBSCO
TumbleBook Library TumbleBook Inc.
Tutor.com The Princeton Review
Value Line Value Line Publishing
World Book Online World Book
WorldCat OCLC