Local Authors and Writers
Resources for Plainfield Area Writers
Let the library help you nurture and grow your writing life. We have resources to help promote and market your work.
Publish Your Book
|Pressbooks is an easy-to-use online software — now available through your library — that allows you to create professional-quality eBook and print-ready files of your book in ePUB, MOBI and PDF formats.|
Share Your Book
|Hold Your Event Here||Upload Your eBook||Donate Your Book||Enter the Soon To Be Famous IL Author Contest|
Writing Events & Programs
|Meets Third Tuesday
at 7:00 PM
|Indie Author Day
October 13, 2018
|Mary Van Milligen
Jan 18, 7:00 PM
| Thomas Armstrong
February 5, 7:00 PM
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take entirely online at no cost. Requires Plainfield Public Library card.
|Beginning Writer’s Workshop||Writing Essentials||The Keys to Effective Editing|
|How to Make Money From Your Writing||Publish and Sell Your eBooks||And more!|
Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Requires Plainfield Public Library card.
|eBook Publishing Fundamentals||Distributing and Marketing eBooks||Learning Metadata for Book Publishing|