Small Business Resources

As recipients of the Business & Libraries Working Together grant from the Illinois State Library and the Small Business Association, we now offer our local small business owners the following resources for checkout:


  • Laptop Computer
  • Tripod
  • Digital Projector
  • Headphones
  • Flash Drives
  • WiFi Hotspots

Our website offers a number of useful business databases. You can access them from any computer with your library card number at the online resources page. Below is a selection of the Library's business-related databases.

  • Legal Forms - free legal forms for hundreds of business and personal situations.
  • Reference USA - nationwide, searchable directory of businesses and households.
  • Small Business Resource Center - learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. 
  • Universal Class - free online courses in Business, Accounting, Human Resources, and more.

Books and Videos:
The Library offers many books and videos oriented for businesses. Click here to search the catalog.