Free Small Business Mentoring by SCORE at the Plainfield Public Library (IL)

scoreThe Fox Valley Chapter of SCORE offers free mentoring sessions to small business owners and start-ups at the Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield, IL on the second and fourth Mondays of the month, 7:00 to 9:00 pm.  Space is very limited, and registration is required. Go to, click on Book Now! and follow the steps to register at the Plainfield Public Library. SCORE is a nationwide, non-profit organization dedicated to helping the owners of existing and start-up businesses assure that their businesses grow and prosper.

Business Source Premier @ Your Library

PrintBusiness Source Premier is the industry’s most popular business research database, featuring full text for more than 2,200 journals. Full text is provided back to 1965, and searchable cited references are available back to 1998.
Take a look at this online resource using your Plainfield library card and gain access to:

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

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

Do’s and Don’ts of Small Business

“The Small Business Administration and Fox Valley SCORE will present this seminar that will help future and current entrepreneurs understand the many steps and requirements of starting a small business in the state of Illinois. Learn about resources and how to start your business from experts in the industry.” Registration is required.

Date: Thursday, March 16
Time: 10am.-12p.m.
Location: Joliet Junior College, Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, Illinois
Price: Free

Click here to register or call (815) 280-1555

Small Business Reference Center @ Your Library

PrintYou can search business areas, look for industry information by small business type and find start-up business plans and lots more at the Small Business Reference Center found in Online Resources on the Plainfield Public Library web page.  Click here and discover what you need to make your small business a success.