RefUSA @ the Plainfield Public Library

Beginning June, 2017, the RefUSA database will be available from Online Resources at the Plainfield Public Library.

RefUSA contains business information from companies that is updated monthly and contains the most accurate data available.

RefUSA has current information about new and existing companies, U.S. historical business information, job postings, U.S. consumers/lifestyles information and more.

Please take a moment to look at this database.  There is a wealth of information at your fingertips. For small business owners, marketing professionals, researchers, job seekers, students and anyone needing business information, click here to have a look.

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.

Free 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 foxvalley.score.org, 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.

SHOP Marketplace

There are only a few days left to enroll through the SHOP Marketplace for small group coverage that begins on June 1.

The deadline is Monday, May 15. Go to HealthCare.gov/Small-Business to enroll your small business or non-profit employees today! Click here to start.

If you are already enrolled in coverage but you are delaying making a needed appointment with your doctor, you can find tips on how to get started.

Have questions? Please contact the SHOP Call Center at 1-800-706-7893 (TTY: 711) weekdays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern Time, or use the Find Local Help tool to find an agent or broker in your area.