Plainfield Public Library District

Teen Resources


Illinois Driving Tests
Take your choice of 10 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests, 1 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice test, and learn from 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL). Includes a FAQ section with detailed answers to over 100 DMV-related questions.

Hobby, Craft, and Repair

Auto Repair Reference Center Auto Repair Reference Center
Do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles. New repair procedures, TSBs and updates are updated on a regular basis. All of the content has been created by ASE certified technicians. Library Card Access
HeritageQuest HeritageQuest
Genealogy resource that combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. Library Card Access
Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center
Offers detailed “how-to” instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter’s World and many more. Library Card Access
Small Engine Repair Reference Center Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Small Engine Repair Reference Center offers full-text user-friendly repair guides and assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and allows users to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type, and model numbers. Library Card Access

Language Learning

Mango Languages Mango Languages
Online language learning instruction made simple and fun. Mango offers lessons for over 60 languages, many recently expanded, including English Language Learner (ELL) courses. Library Card Access


Freegal Music 4.0 Freegal Music 4.0
Freegal Music 4.0 Service includes over 7 million songs from ten thousand labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment and 5,000 music videos from popular artists. There is no software to install and DRM-FREE, Mp3 files can be played on ANY device (including iPods). There are no waiting lists and users can download up to 3 songs per week. Library Card Access

Web Tools is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Library Card Access
Coming Soon!
The Plainfield Public Library will host a private server for Minecraft.  Players will be able to play Minecraft at the library in a staff controlled environment.
15025 S. Illinois St. Plainfield, Illinois