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*[http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/webusers.htm SEC - Edgar Database]
 
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'''Local Business Links'''
 
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*[http://www.sjchamber.org/ Chamber of Commerce of St. <br>Joseph County]
 
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*[http://www.ibrc.indiana.edu/ Indiana Business Research <br>Center]
 
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*[http://in.gov/sos/business/ Indiana Business Services from <br>the Secretary of State]
 
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*[http://www.in.gov/labor/ Indiana Dept. of Labor]
 
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*[http://www.dollartimes.com/calculators/inflation.htm/ Dollar Times]
 
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*[http://www.iedc.in.gov/ Indiana Economic <br>Development Corporation]
 
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*[http://www.southbendbcg.com/ North Central Indiana Small Business Development Center]
 
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*[http://www.ivytech.edu/business Ivy Tech Business]
 
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*[http://www.michiana.bbb.org/ Michiana Better Business <br>Bureau (BBB)]
 
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*[http://www.projectfuture.org/ Project Future]
 
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*[http://searchmichiana.com/ Search Michiana]
 
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*[http://www.sba.gov/in/ Small Business <br>Administration Indiana]
 
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*[http://www.southbendin.gov/business/economic_development Economic Development]
 
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*[http://www.southbendtribune.com/bizbio/index.html South Bend Tribune Business <br>Biography & Profile]
 
'''Other Links'''
'''Other Links'''
*[http://bloomberg.com/ Bloomberg Market Data]
*[http://bloomberg.com/ Bloomberg Market Data]
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==Company Information==
 
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See our business databases to the right for company information.
 
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==Personal Financial Planning & Investing==
 
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Browsing our shelves (Dewey Decimal System call numbers): Investing ~ 332.
 
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The library has many resources to help you plan your financial future.  So whether you're just starting out on your own and need advice about how to budget and save for your future, or finishing up your career and considering retirement, visit SJCPL in person or online for assistance.
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== SJCPL Business Resources ==
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*Did you know that you can download your personal credit report from each of the three major credit reporting companies for free every year?  Check out [http://www.annualcreditreport.com the website] to get started. 
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'''Books'''
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'''Investment Information:'''
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Business                         [http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/c?SEARCH=650&searchscope=2 650]
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Stocks:'''
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Business enterprises         [http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/c?SEARCH=338.7&searchscope=2 338.7]
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*Value Line Ratings & Reports
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*Value Line Small and Mid-Cap Edition
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Business in the home [http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/c?SEARCH=658.041&searchscope=2 658.041]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=morningstar+stockinvestor&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Morningstar StockInvestor]
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Bonds, Mutual Funds & Other Investment Guides:'''
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Business letters         [http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/c?SEARCH=651.74&searchscope=2 651.74]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=Y&searcharg=mergent+and+bond+and+record&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Mergent's Bond Record]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=Y&searcharg=mergent+and+dividend+and+record&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Mergent's Dividend Record]
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Business plans                 [http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/c?SEARCH=658.4012&searchscope=2 658.4012]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=morningstar+mutual+funds&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=50&submit3.y=11&submit3=Search Morningstar Mutual Funds]
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*Mergent's Investment Guides
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*Mergent's Manuals & News Reports
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'''Databases'''
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Access our business databases [http://www.sjcpl.org/databases/#business here.]
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'''Business Magazines'''
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A listing of our current business [http://www.sjcpl.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Business magazines.]
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== Local Business Resources ==
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'''Local Business Links'''
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*[http://www.sjchamber.org/ Chamber of Commerce of St. <br>Joseph County]
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*[http://www.ibrc.indiana.edu/ Indiana Business Research <br>Center]
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*[http://in.gov/sos/business/ Indiana Business Services from <br>the Secretary of State]
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*[http://www.in.gov/labor/ Indiana Dept. of Labor]
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*[http://www.dollartimes.com/calculators/inflation.htm/ Dollar Times]
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*[http://www.iedc.in.gov/ Indiana Economic <br>Development Corporation]
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*[http://www.southbendbcg.com/ North Central Indiana Small Business Development Center]
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*[http://www.ivytech.edu/business Ivy Tech Business]
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*[http://www.michiana.bbb.org/ Michiana Better Business <br>Bureau (BBB)]
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*[http://www.projectfuture.org/ Project Future]
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*[http://searchmichiana.com/ Search Michiana]
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*[http://www.sba.gov/in/ Small Business <br>Administration Indiana]
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*[http://www.southbendin.gov/business/economic_development Economic Development]
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*[http://www.southbendtribune.com/bizbio/index.html South Bend Tribune Business <br>Biography & Profile]
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==Company Information==
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Use this database to search company information:  [http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/webusers.htm SEC - Edgar Database]
==Starting and Running a Small Business==
==Starting and Running a Small Business==
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'''The Reference Department at the Main Library has a number of resources for small business owners and potential owners. Call or stop on by and ask our knowledgeable librarians for help getting started.'''
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'''Starting a Business:'''
'''Starting a Business:'''
*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=how+to+set+up+your+own+small+business&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search How to Set Up Your Own Small Business]
*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=how+to+set+up+your+own+small+business&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search How to Set Up Your Own Small Business]
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*Franchising & incorporating your business
*Franchising & incorporating your business
*Writing business plans & grants
*Writing business plans & grants
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'''Import & Export:'''
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/texport+import/texport+import/1%2C3%2C3%2CB/frameset&FF=texport+import&1%2C1%2C Export Import]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/timporting+into+the+united+states/timporting+into+the+united+states/1%2C2%2C2%2CB/frameset&FF=timporting+into+the+united+states+a+guide+for+commercial+importers&1%2C1%2C Importing into the U.S.]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=Y&searcharg=commerce+and+clearing+and+house+and+osha+and+standards&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search CCH OSHA standards]
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*for the Construction Industry
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'''Other opportunities for learning about developing a small business:'''
'''Other opportunities for learning about developing a small business:'''
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*Contact the Small Business Development Center for more information about starting a small business at (574) 282-4350.
*Contact the Small Business Development Center for more information about starting a small business at (574) 282-4350.
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*[http://www.cfda.gov/ Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance] offers a database to help with grant searching.
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*[http://www.cfda.gov/ Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance] Is a government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities that provide assistance or benefits to the American public.
==Industry & Marketing Books==
==Industry & Marketing Books==
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'''Tax Information:'''
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/tcapital+changes+reporter/tcapital+changes+reporter/1%2C3%2C3%2CB/frameset&FF=tcapital+changes+reporter&1%2C1%2C CCH Capital Changes Reporter]
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'''Industry & Business Directories:'''
'''Industry & Business Directories:'''
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'''Business Newspapers'''
'''Business Newspapers'''
*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Business Business Newspaper]
*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Business Business Newspaper]
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==Personal Financial Planning & Investing==
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Browsing our shelves (Dewey Decimal System call numbers): Investing ~ 332.
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The library has many resources to help you plan your financial future.  So whether you're just starting out on your own and need advice about how to budget and save for your future, or finishing up your career and considering retirement, visit SJCPL in person or online for assistance.
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*Did you know that you can download your personal credit report from each of the three major credit reporting companies for free every year?  Check out [http://www.annualcreditreport.com the website] to get started. 
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'''Investment Information:'''
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Stocks:'''
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*Value Line Ratings & Reports
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*Value Line Small and Mid-Cap Edition
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=morningstar+stockinvestor&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Morningstar StockInvestor]
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Bonds, Mutual Funds & Other Investment Guides:'''
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=Y&searcharg=mergent+and+bond+and+record&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Mergent's Bond Record]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=Y&searcharg=mergent+and+dividend+and+record&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=0&submit3.y=0&submit3=Search Mergent's Dividend Record]
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*[http://stjos.sjcpl.lib.in.us/search/?searchtype=t&searcharg=morningstar+mutual+funds&SORT=D&SORT=R&submit3.x=50&submit3.y=11&submit3=Search Morningstar Mutual Funds]
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*Mergent's Investment Guides
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*Mergent's Manuals & News Reports

Revision as of 21:06, 16 March 2012

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Contents


SJCPL Business Resources

Books

Business 650

Business enterprises 338.7

Business in the home 658.041

Business letters 651.74

Business plans 658.4012


Databases

Access our business databases here.


Business Magazines

A listing of our current business magazines.

Local Business Resources

Local Business Links

Company Information

Use this database to search company information: SEC - Edgar Database

Starting and Running a Small Business

Starting a Business:

Other opportunities for learning about developing a small business:

  • IUSB's School of Business and Economics.
  • Contact the Small Business Development Center for more information about starting a small business at (574) 282-4350.
  • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Is a government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities that provide assistance or benefits to the American public.

Industry & Marketing Books

Industry & Business Directories:Marketing & Business Ratings:Business MagazinesBusiness Newspapers

Personal Financial Planning & Investing

Browsing our shelves (Dewey Decimal System call numbers): Investing ~ 332.

The library has many resources to help you plan your financial future. So whether you're just starting out on your own and need advice about how to budget and save for your future, or finishing up your career and considering retirement, visit SJCPL in person or online for assistance.

  • Did you know that you can download your personal credit report from each of the three major credit reporting companies for free every year? Check out the website to get started.

Investment Information:

Stocks:

Bonds, Mutual Funds & Other Investment Guides:

Personal tools