If you’re looking to start, manage, or grow a business, we have tools and support to help you get the job done.
Business Library Card
If your business is located within the City of Oak Creek, you are eligible for a free library card. For further information regarding how to get a business library card and borrowing/restrictions, click here.
Rooms, Technology, and Equipment
The Oak Creek Civic Center has a multitude of rooms available for rental – whether it is a small 2-person meeting or a large presentation with 150 people. The rooms are typically equipped with phone conference equipment (the smaller meeting rooms) and projection monitors that can be hooked up wirelessly or using HDMI/VGA cables. Rooms must be reserved up to 2 weeks in advance.
To get more information on the rooms available, go to the Meeting & Study Rooms page.
Wi-Fi is available throughout the building – there is no password required.
Printing/copying is $.15 per page for black and white, $.30 per page for color – 8.5” x 11” paper ONLY. Scanning to an e-mail address or a flash drive is free.
Take classes to sharpen your technology skills as well as a host of other business, accounting, finance and other entrepreneurship skills with Gale Courses. A valid Milwaukee County Library card is required.
Access the various business and investments databases here. A valid Milwaukee County Library card is required.
Business Books, Magazines and Newspapers
Oak Creek Library offers a variety of print materials that can help with everything from starting a business or non-profit to professional development. Some examples include*:
- Forbes Magazine
- Barron’s Newspaper
- Milwaukee Business Journal
- The Wall Street Journal
- “Nonprofit kit for dummies” by Stan Hutton and Frances N. Phillips.
- “Digital sense: the common sense approach to effectively blending social business strategy, marketing technology, and customer experience” by Travis Wright and Chris J. Snook.
- And more….
*Magazines are retained for one year, newspapers for one week. A valid Milwaukee County Library card is required to take magazines and books out of the Library.