As the winter holidays approach, a season filled with the joy of sending letters and packages to loved ones, ensuring accurate address information is paramount. Whether you're confirming addresses or searching for a phone number, the Library is your invaluable resource. We offer a range of free tools for PLYMC cardholders, available on our Business Resources web page, opens a new window.
First up is Reference Solutions, opens a new window, which we find very user-friendly. To search Reference Solutions, open the web page and follow these steps:
- Click on U.S. Standard White Pages or Canadian White Pages
- Type in First Name and Last Name
- Optional – type in city and/or choose state, or leave blank to search entire country
- Click View Results
Next is Mergent Intellect., opens a new window When it opens:
- Scroll down and choose Residential Search.
- Type in first name and last name
- Type City and State or Zip Code (it will not search names nationwide)
- Click Search People
Lastly, you can use Gale Business: DemograhicsNow., opens a new window To search for people, follow these steps:
- Along the top horizontal menu, click People & Companies
- From Select a List Type, click Household List
- You can search nationwide for people or go to the upper right and type in a specific city, zip code, county, or state
- Then type first name and last name
- Click Search
Along with these Library resources, below are additional free websites to search for residential and contact information:
- TheRealYellowPages.com, opens a new window: Allows users to search the latest version of any city's phonebook. Go to the Choose a Directory menu or type in a city or zip code, and then click Search.
- USPS.com, opens a new window: A good tool if you only need zip code information. Scroll to Quick Tools and click on Look Up a ZIP Code.
- Useful residential directory websites include:
Remember, our dedicated Library staff is always ready to assist you. Feel free to contact us, opens a new window, and we'll be happy to look up information on your behalf!