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*Note: some services may not be available or have changed due to COVID-19. See the library website for updates.

Business is a key component of our community, providing products, services, experiences and jobs. Find connections to resources for learning and growth at Plano Public Library. The Library offers a variety of tools that support the development of both technical and soft skills. 

Library Resources 

With your Plano Public Library card, you can:  


SCORE Mentoring
Kim (mother) and Garrett (son) Zlatar with SCORE Mentor Don Walter

Connect with a Dallas SCORE Mentor to receive free small business advice at the library. Highly successful and experienced business professionals and entrepreneurs serve as SCORE mentors, delivering valuable, timely and practical advice on every aspect of business. This is a free service for start-ups or existing businesses.

Make an appointment by calling SCORE at 214-987-9491 or email Don Walter (don.walter@scorevolunteer.org)
Schimelpfenig on Thursdays, by appointment only
5pm | 6pm | 7pm


Virtual Programming 

Learn more about useful resources, software and tools to support your business and career endeavors during our virtual workshops. Check the calendar for more details about upcoming sessions.  

Missed a virtual program session? Check out previously recorded sessions on the Library’s website or view Business & Job Seeker Workshops on the Library’s YouTube channel.  

*This section is under construction, so some pages may not be available yet (Dec 2020)

Business Databases and Resources 
A variety of databases and resources related to business, news, investment research and professional development. A valid Plano Public Library card is required to access most databases. 
Career Databases and Resources 
A variety of databases and resources related to career development and guidance.  A valid Plano Public Library card is required to access most databases. 
Other Databases and Resources 
A variety of databases and resources related to personal and professional development. A valid Plano Public Library card is required to access most databases. 
Job Search Resources 
A variety of tutorials, resources, articles and more to help you search for a job. 
Resources for Small Businesses 
Resources for small businesses including guidance and services available through our community partners. 
Resources for Online Businesses 
Resources to support and maintain online businesses. 
Technology Training 
Skills for success in today’s marketplace certainly include an understanding of digital tools. Plano Public Library offers a variety of resources supporting the development of technical skills. 
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