Databases

Databases by what you can do with them start a small business.


Business - Gale OneFile

Gale OneFile Business provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice. Users will understand the activities of companies and industries  worldwide through business and trade publications, complemented by a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Business Insights : Essentials

Business Insights : Essentials provides business and industry content in the following areas: Periodical articles, news articles, and press releases. Detailed information for domestic and international companies and associations, including information on:

Replaces Gale Business Resources
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Entrepreneurship - Gale Business

Search Entrepreneurship to learn how to plan, fund, start or manage your small business. Resources include; sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and websites.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Entrepreneurship - Gale OneFile

Gale OneFile Entrepreneurship provides access to academic journals and magazines perfect for both business school students and entrepreneurs. The database offers content that includes insights, tips, strategies and success stories.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Gale Business: Plan Builder

Using this resource, customers will easily turn small business ideas, plans, and finances into a comprehensive business plan. Gale Small Business Builder is a step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit. Users will be guided through Ideation, break-even analysis and financial projections. The product includes steps needed to create and run a non profit organization.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Legal Forms

Find a wide selection of legal forms including real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. These forms are appropriate for use in Maryland and reflect Maryland law and legal practices. A comprehensive Maryland attorney directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language are also included.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor’s)

NetAdvantage Features: 

Access to the Industry surveys section  permitted only at Pratt Library locations.  Remote access is not available.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

ReferenceUSA : Business Database

ReferenceUSA: Business Database is a directory database of over 11 million U.S. businesses. Search by company name, type, size or location of a busines or a combination. Parent/subsidiary information is also available.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)