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Small Business

    Starting a business is more than just renting a space and putting up a sign. We offer free online courses and programs that cover a wide range of business topics, as well as resources for market research, industry reports and more. 

    Our programs are presented by industry professionals such as CPA accountants, lawyers, certified financial planners, government representatives, and local entrepreneurs.

    Professional Development

    • Lynda: Thousands of short video tutorial courses, led by experts, on topics such as accounting, business planning, career development, and many more!
    • Gale: Longer, instructor led course that let you dive deep into various topics.

    Materials and Resources

    • Business Source Elite: Whole articles from top professional publications, on accounting, banking, finance, international business, marketing, sales, and more. 
    • PressReader: Read newspapers from around the world.
    • RBdigital: Read thousands of magazines from around the world.
    • Legal Trac: Full articles from major law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals, and international legal journals.
    • Reading lists

    Lifelong learning support

    • Gale: Longer, instructor led course that let you dive deep into various topics.
    • Lynda: Thousands of short video tutorial courses, led by experts, on topics such as accounting, business planning, career development, and many more!

    Tim Xie
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    FAQs

    No, we don’t write business plans for our customers, but we can direct you to the various resources that we ha...
    Yes, we have Lynda.com and Gale Courses, both include courses on a great variety of business topics.
    You can register for a business program by clicking on Attend – Programs. Then filter by the Event Type Busine...
    In general, all programs related to business, personal finance and career development are tagged “Business” in...
    We host major business events in the Small Business Week in October and a number of financial workshops in the...
    Yes, we do. You can find Harvard Business Review in our Business Source Elite.
    Access It For Free With Your Library Card!

    Lynda

    Learn business, software, technology and creative skills with online video tutorials taught by recognized industry professionals.

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    Gale Courses

    Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online.

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    Business Source Elite

    Full-text coverage of top business, management and economics journals and periodicals.

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    RBdigital Magazines

    On June 27, 2017 RBdigital launched a new app that will improve how you access digital magazines for Libraries.

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    LegalTrac

    Use this database to find articles in all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers.

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