Starting a new business? Expanding one?
These resources from the library will help you stay on top of trends and opportunities.
AtoZdatabases is the premier Reference, Research, Marketing, Mailing Lists/Sales Leads, and Job-Search Database.
Business Insights: Global is a fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals.
DEMOGRAPHICSNOW is the ideal resource for those in need of a comprehensive business and residential reference and research tool.
(in-library use only) Industry profiles which include industry overview, recent developments, business challenges, trends and opportunities, executive insight, call preparation questions, financial information, industry ratio's, industry forecast and rating, web links and acronyms.
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.
The Virtual Reference Library is a multidisciplinary collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other specialized reference sources available to you from home, school or work.
With current and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.
Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others.
Select from a broad range of technology, business, and professional video tutorials ranging from one to thirty minutes long. In addition, self-paced learning paths guide students through courses with a comprehensive goal. If using the LinkedIn Learning app, enter "dpl" without the quotes as the identifier.
Morningstar Investment Research Center helps you make smart investment decisions. Find a stock or fund to meet your needs, research current or prospective holdings, or see how your investments fit together.
News, business and legal sources from LexisNexis including U.S. federal and state statutes, regulations and published court cases from the 1770s to present and the Shepard's citation service. Available on public internet computers and via wifi at all DPL locations.
Whether you’re a beginning investor or a veteran looking for high-impact ideas, Value Line can position you for financial success quickly and easily. The uncontested authority in reliable, unbiased information, Value Line puts you in the driver’s seat with accurate and insightful investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies.
Everything you need to know about doing business in Oregon.
Business and economic data from the U.S. Census.
THE place to find and apply for Federal grants.
The official National Information Clearinghouse of the U.S. Small Business Administration.
An award-winning online publication for small business owners, entrepreneurs and the people who interact with them. It is one of the most popular independent small business publications on the web.
This independent agency of the federal government provides aid, counsel, assistance and protection regarding the interests of small businesses.
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