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General Business

Cover of The Women's Small Business Start-up Kit Cover of The Women's Small Business Start-up Kit
Cover of Stand Up to the IRS Cover of Stand Up to the IRS
Cover of The Small Business Start-up Kit Cover of The Small Business Start-up Kit
Cover of Nolo's Guide to Single-member LLCs Cover of Nolo's Guide to Single-member LLCs
Cover of Tax Savvy for Small Business Cover of Tax Savvy for Small Business
Cover of Start your Own Etsy Business Cover of Start your Own Etsy Business
Cover of Start your Own Construction and Contracting Business Cover of Start your Own Construction and Contracting Business
Cover of The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers Cover of The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers
Cover of How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line Cover of How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line
Business Resources

Customer & Contact Prospecting

Access databases for customer and contact prospecting. Find names of officers, locations, website links, phone/fax numbers, sales, employee counts, credit ratings and much more for any location and for every type of operation from businesses to non-profits to government. Content is downloadable for personal retention and use. Visit our Market Data & Industry Research page for a list of resources,

Market Data & Industry Research

Access databases for competitor intelligence, market research and industry reviews with published market reports, industry surveys, and extensive demographic data systems for identifying best customers and targeting outreach in both business and consumer markets. Visit our Market Data & Industry Research page for a list of resources.

Starting a Business

Access tools for business planning and market research, as well as legal guides for business. Read industry news, connect with local organizations that support small business, and more. Visit our Start a Business page for a list of resources. 

Industry Standards

Find technical specifications and criteria for a variety of industries. Visit our Industry Standards page for more information.

Patents, Trademarks, & Copyright

Find links to information pages and searchable databases on our Patents, Trademarks, & Copyright page. 

Finance & Investments

Access company histories & financial information, stock analysis, and industry reports. Visit our Finance & Investments page for more information.

Our Services

Tailored Individual and Group Tutorials

Our Research Wizard department offers tailored individual and group tutorials by arrangement on specific subjects or resources of interest. Visit the Contact us Section on the Research Wizard website to schedule your customized class.

Programs on Business Topics

Our Research Wizard department offers a variety of scheduled programs, including the popular Show Me How Business Series, throughout the year. See the Show Me How page on the Research Wizard website to learn more. 

Impromptu Training

Stop by Central Library for impromptu guidance and instructions from Research Center staff. We can help you locate library resources, give you guidance on using our business databases, and more. Contact the Research Center for more information.

Online Classes on Business Topics

Find online courses for learning a wide variety of business-related skills through Lynda.com and Universal ClassBoth learning platforms are accessible 24/7 with your library card.

Books & eBooks

Business Center Collection

Browse our extensive collection of current business books and other publications in print and in downloadable electronic format. Search the Tulsa City- County Library website for titles on topics such as entrepreneurship, or search the Small Business Reference Center database for current downloadable legal books, including NOLO titles.  

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