Local Business Resources

LinkedIn: Beyond the Basics

LinkedIn: Beyond the Basics

September 13, 2017, 7 -8:30 pm. Join Bruce Bennett for an overview of LinkedIn and its general usage, building your ...
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Learn about Etsy Online Store

Learn about Etsy Online Store

Want to start selling your art, crafts and more online? Etsy is an online marketplace where you can have fun, make ...
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Be one of the Businesses at the Job Fair

Be one of the Businesses at the Job Fair

Do you hire young adults age 15-21 for seasonal or year round work? Participate in the Cary Area Library Job ...
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Newly added business books: 

Business Resources at the Library:

Besides free wi-fi, public computers, copier, fax and scanning services, the Cary Library has numerous other resources for businesses. 

Get a Business Library Card: For business owners operating in the library district, you may visit the Service Center or fill in the form our form online to get a card. The business owner will need to bring in a photo ID with current name and address plus an item documenting your current business address (mortgage or rental documents, tax documents or utility bills are acceptable). Questions? Give us a call at 847.639.4210 x 228.

Online Databases: Online databases for resume, cover letter, job searches and business research.

AtoZ Databases

Demographic research for development, new customers, and outreach.

Consumer Reports

Product reviews and comparisons including cars, electronics, and appliances.

Print Resources: Besides our collection of popular business related topics, leadership development and management, if you can’t find what you are looking for, we can help. We are able to search any library in the nation to find the exact title you are looking for. Please ask or call the Service Desk  or contact us with as much detail as possible along with your contact information and library card number. Or suggest a purchase for a book you’d like to see on our shelves.

Newspapers (newspapers are reference material only and cannot be checked out): Barron’s, Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, Daily Herald, Daily Herald Business Ledger, New York Times, Northwest Herald, Sun Times, Wall Street Journal

Magazines (can be checked out for three weeks) : Bloomberg Businessweek, Inc., Money, and The Week

Coming Soon! Large and Small Meeting Rooms: Our meeting room and three new small study rooms will be reservable beginning January 16, 2017.

Questions? Give us a call 847-639-4210 or contact us.

Helpful Links:

Small Business Administration (SBA)

SCORE: free business education and mentoring

Small Business Development Center in McHenry (SBDC)

Cary-Grove Area Chamber of Commerce