Information on the owners of license plates in Illinois can be found through private search websites, including DMV.org and DocuSearch.com. Illinois drivers can find general information on license plates through the website of the Secretary of State.
The Secretary of State's office tracks about 8.7 million drivers and 11 million registered vehicles in Illinois. The office runs a website, CyberDriveIllinois.com, that provides information for drivers. The standard Illinois license plate features Abraham Lincoln and the slogan "Land of Lincoln." The state offers customized plates for universities, sororities and fraternities, and military branches. It also offers a number of themed plates for agriculture, sports, pets and other areas of interest.