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ReferenceUSA is the premier source of business and residential information. Used by entrepreneurs, businesses, students, and job-seekers. ReferenceUSA provides access to information on tens of millions of businesses and hundreds of millions of consumers.
ReferenceUSA is available 24/7 @ http://www.tulsalibrary.org/databases/R
Interested in learning more about how ReferenceUSA can help your business grow? Check out these webinars!
Day/Date: Fridays, June 20 & 27
Designed for anyone new to using our database, this hour-long session will cover all the basics of getting started with ReferenceUSA.
Day/Date: Mondays, June 16, 23 & 30
Entrepreneurs and business owners will learn how to use ReferenceUSA to find the mission critical information necessary to start, manage and grow a business. Topics include:
• find investors, venture capitalists and angels
• network with other businesses in your area or in your industry
• develop relationships with related business for co-branding opportunities
• understand community demographics
• survey locations for expansion
• conduct competitive analysis
• plan delivery routes and service areas
Day/Date: Tuesday, June 17
Ever wonder how marketers and advertisers ‘target’ specific messages to you? Find out how you access the same type of data for your neighborhood or city. Anyone who is interested in understanding the purchase preferences of a community will find this data both interesting and informative.
Day/Date: Tuesday, June 24
Data Visualization is the next BIG thing in data. Going beyond static lists of information, ReferenceUSA can help you ‘visualize’ data elements on a map. Learn how to build a map to display results and how to manipulate the mapping tools to your advantage.