Consumer Information

Consumers' Checkbook

A nonprofit consumer information and service rating resource for the Chicagoland area.

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Access Consumer Checkbook remotely, enter your library card number, then fill out the registration form.

Consumer Health Complete


Provides full-text content, images and diagrams, and audio narration on a variety of subjects in health and wellness including aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, fitness, and nutrition and dietetics.

Consumer Reports


Automobile ratings, buying guides, and recommendations from the publishers of Consumer Reports Magazine.

Public Records

by Record Information Services

Illinois Records of new homeowners, new businesses, foreclosures and auctions, and bankruptcies.

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Access Public Records remotely, select Elk Grove Village Public Library from the dropdown menu, enter your library card number, then click the "Remote RIS Library Login" button.

Reference Solutions

by Data Axle

Create a customized list or search for individuals in the U.S. New Movers and Homeowners database. Formerly called Reference USA.