AI Is How You Can Prosper Despite the Global IT Talent Shortage

Sufficient numbers of skilled workers at all levels seem to be lacking, including IT. Is AI the solution or at least part of the solution? Click here to see that Gabby Menachem says about this concern.


Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research Center can give you information about stock companies, funds, ETFs, and more. It is all available from the Plainfield Library’s web page. Click here and sign in with your library card to get your questions answered.

Business Resources @ Your Library

Whether you are looking for Business Resources, Investment Resources, Legal or Small Business and Entrepreneurial Resources and online training, the Plainfield Public Library has information that is available 24/7 right from your home. Your library card will help you access the information. Click here to find the information you may need. More questions? Please come to the Reference Desk or call 815-327-2515. Help is available.

Small Business Mentoring by SCORE at the Plainfield Public Library

The 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.

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.

Value Line: Investing Information

Beginners and veteran investors alike will find broad value from Value Line with its unbiased, reliable investment information that is accurate, timely and insightful. It looks at industries and markets, and gives expert analysis. Sophisticated investors will appreciate ranks and ratings, and beginners will easily understand tools, data and guidance. Take a look at this database available at the library. If you have any questions, please ask at the Reference Desk.