Small Business Resources
Search "small business" on the Library homepage for many helpful books and e-books. Here are a few examples:
A database covering the major areas of starting and operating a business, such as financing, franchising, management, marketing, accounting, taxes, and human resources. Also provides hundreds of business plans and a How To menu.
A powerful tool featuring a deep collection of worldwide business information such as demographics, company information, consumer search tool, demographic reports and much more.
This database offers exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as the necessary tools and instructions to address a wide-range of small business topics including business videos.
The government website contains helpful information on all areas of small business management including, starting a business, doing market research, getting funding, local assistance, and more.
This interactive tool allows you to compare your business to the competition, research potential customers, suppliers, and competitors, and learn where to advertise.