Business Resource Center

Business Resource Center

The Business Resource Center is a self-help center located on the library's 2nd floor. Resources include business information, collections, business databases, business education presentations, workshops and roundtable discussions. Our mission is to meet the information and resource needs of business people in all phases of the business cycle, from start-up to scale-up to exit.

What's happening at the BRC

The BRC partners with the following organizations:
Wheaton Bank & Trust
Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
City of Wheaton Department of Economic Development
Downtown Wheaton Association
SCORE
Small Business Development Center
Women’s Business Development Center

Office-Hours

• Tuesdays, 12:00 - 2:00 PM
• Thursdays, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Library Services for Businesses

Business Library Card
• Business owners who request a card in writing on business letterhead may receive one card
• A library card is necessary to search online databases from outside the library and access eContent.

Copy, Scan and Fax
• Photocopies are 10¢ per page for black/white and 25¢ per page for color
• Scan documents to USB, email or Google docs
• Send a fax for $1.00 per page

Mobile Printing
Print now or learn more
• Print to the library from your office or mobile device
• 10¢ per page for black & white and 25¢ per page for color

Meeting and Study Rooms
• Reserve a meeting room for 3-80 people, learn more
• Reserve a study room for 1-10 people, learn more

Business Databases
• Reference USA, Public Records, Value Line, Morningstar, articles from business journals
• Lynda.com for business courses and training
Search business databases

eContent
• Magazines: The Economist, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Forbes
• Newspapers: Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, LA Times, Business Traveler and newspapers worldwide
• eBooks and eAudiobooks on popular business topics
Learn how to access our eContent

Print Magazines & Newspapers
Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, Bloomberg Business Week and more
Search the catalog for business journals

Research Assistance and Notary Public
• Reference Librarians are available to assist with research, database searching or accessing electronic materials
• There is no charge for our Notary service. Please call 630-868-7520 to be sure there is a Notary on duty before you come in.
Contact Us if you need help or have questions

Biz Book Reviews
• Vickie Austin's book reviews
See book discussion events