Small Community Operators—formally—is a free, comprehensive resource tailored for small community water and wastewater operators. The mobile-friendly web portal includes technical documents, links to training opportunities, information on tribal assistance providers, and certificate program resources. Information is aggregated from nearly 800 state, tribal, and federal agencies as well as industry groups and universities. And all documents and events are searchable by keyword and include links to the original source to make finding the right information easy. is a collaboration between the Rural Community Assistance Partnership and the University of Illinois, through the Illinois State Water Survey and the Illinois Water Resources Center, and funded by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency.