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Business and Finance

Access Online Databases

(accessible from home with your Library card number)

AtoZdatabases - Reference and marketing database that includes 30 million business profiles and contact information for 200 million residents. Sales leads, mailing lists, market research and employment opportunities.

Business Searching Interface - Company and industry profiles, market research reports and business videos.

Business Source Complete - Full-text, indexing and abstracts back to 1886.

Computer Source - Information and current trends in technology.

Magazines, Journals and Newspapers - Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry, arts, sciences, sports and more.

Morningstar Investment Research Center - Unbiased guidance, including the Star Rating, to help investors make informed decisions.
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O'Reilly for Public Libraries (formerly Safari Tech Books) - 50K+ books, 30K+ hours of video, curated learning paths, case studies, interactive tutorials, audiobooks, and O'Reilly conference videos.
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Regional Business News- More than 80 regional business publications.

Value Line - Comprehensive investment research information.

Vocational and Career Collection - More than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals.

Find Items to Check Out

Finance; Raising Capital - 658.022

Guides to Starting a Business; Business Plans - 658.11

Leadership - 658.4092

Marketing - 658.8

Small Business Guides and Forms - 346.0652

Consult Reference Materials

Silicon Valley, San Jose Business Journal Book of Lists - R 338.4 B INFO. CNTR.

San Francisco Business Times Book of Lists - R 338.9794 B INFO. CNTR.

Proquest Statistical Abstract of the United States - R 317.3 P INFO. CNTR.

Locate Community Resources

Starting and Growing Your Business - Resources from the City's Economic Development division to assist business owners.

Silicon Valley Chapter of SCORE - Small business advice, how-to resources, tools, and templates to help small businesses succeed.

Last Updated: May 21, 2021