Business Information @ Your Library: Looking Ahead to 2017

PrintAs the new year approaches, stop by the Plainfield Public Library web page and take a look at the variety of business resources.

Welcome in the new year with renewed excitement for your business.
Find information on industry basics and how to start a business.
Plan to learn a new language that may help your organization thrive.
Look at ValueLine and Morningstar for financial and investment information.
Articles may give new insights or ideas.
JobNow can give you expert assistance.

Many Library resources are available 24/7/365 with your library card.  Click here for lots of information.

Business Owners: Help is at Your Library

PrintFor Business owners: Your public library has various business resources, services and tools to help support and develop your business.

If your staff need computer training for Microsoft Office, social media and programming we schedule free computer classes every month, and have access to online tutorials from Learning Express which are free with your Plainfield Public Library card.

For your market research needs we have an online database called AtoZdatabases that can help and is free to use with your Plainfield Public Library card.

Investment information may be what you need.  If so,  Morningstar Investment Research Center can help you find what you need and is free with your Plainfield Public Library card.

The Library offers all this and more!  Click here for more details and to contact the library: http://www.plainfieldpubliclibrary.org/reference/business.aspx.

Business Owners: Help is at Your Library

PrintFor Business owners: Your public library has various business resources, services and tools to help support and develop your business.

If your staff need computer training for Microsoft Office, social media and programming we schedule free computer classes every month, and have access to online tutorials from Treehouse and Learning Express which are free with your Plainfield Public Library card.

For your market research needs we have an online database called AtoZdatabases that can help and is free to use with your Plainfield Public Library card.

Investment information may be what you need.  If so,  Morningstar Investment Research Center can help you find what you need and is free with your Plainfield Public Library card.

The Library offers all this and more!  Click here for more details and to contact the library: http://www.plainfieldpubliclibrary.org/reference/business.aspx.

Online Computer Tutorials — Free Access With Your Library Card

Business owners…Do you need to brush up on your computer skills?  Does your staff need computer training?

One of the Library’s best resources is the recently updated Learning Express Library, an interactive online resource for  improving skills. Popular computer topics include Microsoft Office software, email, social media and computer basics.  The computer tutorials are interactive with video and sound and can be completed at your own pace.  Many are comprehensive with advanced levels as well.

Learning Express Library also offers modules to improve job and workplace skills such as business writing and other basic skills such as math, reading, and public speaking.

Learning Express Library is available on the library computers or Plainfield Public Library cardholders can access this resource from home or work. You will need to create a free new user account with your library card number which will allow you to track your progress and log in/log out at your convenience.

Interested in Learning How to Code? Try Treehouse.

treehouseTreehouse offers technology training for all ages. Users can build websites, create iPhone and Android apps, build web apps, learn how to start a business and much more. Through 1,000+ video tutorials, quizzes and code challenges created by expert teachers, students can learn to code in languages like Objective-C, HTML, CSS, PHP, Ruby, JavaScript and SQL. Enrollment in Treehouse courses is free for Plainfield Library cardholders. Click here to get started.

Interested in Learning How to Code? Try Treehouse.

treehouseTreehouse offers technology training for all ages. Users can build websites, create iPhone and Androidapps, build web apps, learn how to start a business and much more. Through 1,000+ video tutorials, quizzes and code challenges created by expert teachers, students can learn to code in languageslike Objective-C, HTML, CSS, PHP, Ruby, JavaScriptand SQL. Enrollment in Treehouse courses is free for Plainfield Library cardholders. Click here to get started.