Business Information and Online Instruction Sources @ Your Library

PrintThe Plainfield Public Library has several sources for your business needs whether it is information about starting a business, learning a language so you can reach out to more customers, learning new updated office products or adding information about stocks and bonds to your information base.  And there is even more.  On the Library webpage click on Online Resources to browse categories or click on Business & Personal Finance Resources to find lots of useful resources and instructional subjects to advance your business.  If you have questions, please contact the Library at (815) 327-2515 and help is available.

Services for Business @ the Plainfield Public Library: Value Line

PrintValue Line Research Center is focused on investor success.  Value Line provides tools and resources to guide, inform and educate those interested in investments, whether stocks, mutual funds or exchange-traded funds.  Take a look at Value Line on the library webpage under Online Resources to learn about stock prices and overviews, the Value Line rating system, how to read a report, screens you can use, investment strategies and lots more.  If you have any questions, please call the Reference Desk at 815-327-2515.

Business Source Premier @ your Library

PrintBusiness Source Premier is the industry’s most popular business research database, featuring 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 with your Plainfield library card and gain access to:

Academic Journals
Books/Monographs
Country Reports
Industry Profiles
Magazines
Market Research Reports
SWOT Analyses
Trade Publications
Working Papers

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

10 Brutal Truths About Success No One Wants to Hear (Except People Who Hunger for Success)

172958954Jeff Haden says, “It’s easier to assume that other people succeed because they have something you don’t have. But in reality, the primary difference is that they are willing to do something you won’t do.”  Click here to see what draws him to this conclusion.

Gale Courses: Learning Opportunities @ the Plainfield Library

PrintGale Courses presents a wide variety of interactive six-week long courses that are led by an instructor and conducted completely online.  This is free to Plainfield Library cardholders and is available 24/7 on the library website.  You will discover courses in Quickbooks, grant writing, business communication, sales and marketing, and more.  You need only follow the instructions for signing up.  Whether you are looking for professional development or personal improvement this conveniently formatted way to learn may be just what you need.  Click here to take a look.