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.
New Resource for Writers!
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.
A local resident who is currently working on her Associates in Arts at Joliet Junior College and plans on majoring in Secondary English Education with a focus on creative writing, Ashlee fell in love with reading at an early age and started crafting her own tales when she was 9 years old. Drop in to see Ashlee in the lower level Study Room for help on any writing project.
- Monday, September 11, 10:00 – 11:00 AM
- Tuesday, September 26, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
- Wednesday, October 11, 10:00 – 11:00 AM
- Tuesday, October 24, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
- Tuesday, November 14, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
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 14, 2017
Sept 21, 7:00 PM
Nov 16, 7:00 PM
|Mary Van Milligen
Jan 18, 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|