How do I find information on starting a small business and general data on small businesses?
Go to U.S. Small Business Administration, and see their pdf called Research Resources of the Office of Advocacy. It is filled with links to websites on this topic.
Go to Small Business Resource Center - Infotrac and discover resources for sample business plans, how-to guides, articles and websites.
- Entrepreneur's Reference Guide to Small Business Information
Go to ABI/Inform - ProQuest and search small business which splits into 8 subcategories in this database, many of which contain business information
Go to Business Source Complete - Ebsco for access to content of thousands of magazines and scholarly journals, both U.S. and global.
Go to Business.gov for information on popular business topics like:
- Find Small Business Grants and Loans
- Register a Business Name (Doing Business As)
- Learn how to Incorporate a Business
- Start a Home-Based Business
- Get Started in Government Contracting
- Learn Ten Steps to Hiring Your First Employee