Local Business Resources


Business Resources through the Library:

Get a Business Library Card: For business owners operating in the library district, you may  fill out the form online to get a library card or come to the Service Desk with your ID, tax documents or lease.  Questions? Contact us. You’ll need a library card to use our databases and digital resources.

Online Databases

Lynda.com: View recordings on a variety of topics by industry professionals. Computer tutorials, project management,  and collaborative leadership are all possibilities. Jump into the webpage and start exploring!

AtoZ: Starting looking for places or people to do some targeted business marketing.  Sign in, make an account and start searching. Use the intro videos to learn quickly about how to use the database. Intro videos can be found on the top toolbar of the AtoZ webpage.

Print Resources

E-Print Resources Use any one of our digital resources to checkout e-books or e-audiobooks. It’s a great time to do some focused reading or research new ideas.

Questions? Contact us.

Helpful Links:

Small Business Administration (SBA)

SCORE: Coronavirus Small Business Resource Hub

Restore Illinois: A Public Health Approach to Safely Reopening Our State

SCORE: free business education and mentoring

SCORE Business Webinars

Small Business Development Center in McHenry (SBDC)

Village of Cary

Cary-Grove Area Chamber of Commerce

US Department of Labor: Health and Safety