Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier, a popular business research database, features the full text for more than 2,200 journals. Full text is provided back to 1965, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
Take a look at this online resource, here, with your Plainfield library card and find out information on:

Academic Journals
Country Reports
Industry Profiles
Market Research Reports
SWOT Analyses
Trade Publications
Working Papers

You can find this on the library’s web page, here.

Job Club

The Library’s Job Club welcomes job seekers and career changers. Topic: Job Trends for 2019 with speaker Jill Geers, Joliet Junior College. Learn what changes are ahead with AI, data privacy, local talent, gig economy, leadership, labor shortages and more. Network, share and learn from guest speakers in a friendly and helpful atmosphere.

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019
12:00 NOON-1:30 PM
Large Meeting Room

Bring your lunch. Registration requested.

Reference USA

The U.S. database contains information about millions of businesses that is updated monthly and contains the most accurate data possible. The Quick Search feature can help you quickly find what you need and the Advanced Search can fine-tune your search. Click here to find out more. It’s at the library.

At the Height of the Recession, This Entrepreneur Struck Out on Her Own. 10 Years Later? She’s Still Going Strong, With Clients Like Google and Coca-Cola.

Kelly Bayett took a huge risk and it paid off. She says that a women entrepreneur may find good success in an area that offers opportunities to thrive creatively, and suggests that it’s better to walk to the beat of your own drum. Click here to see what else she has to say.

Plainfield Business Evolution Center

“The Plainfield Business Evolution Center reflects the Village’s continued commitment to creating a business friendly environment and the necessary infrastructure for businesses to grow. The business center is located at the Village Hall and contains approximately 4,000 square feet and provides new and home-based businesses with the opportunity to utilize office space. Included in a nominal fee is dedicated cubicle space, phone service, high speed internet, a copier, and access to a conference room.” For more information, please visit the Village website or contact the Village of Plainfield Planning Department at (815) 439-2824.