Business Research Essentials

Category: Event Calendar

  • Thursday, Feb 11, 2021 12:15 - 1 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb 4, 2021 12:15 - 1 p.m.

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Join us for a quick overview of the free resources available at the library that can help you start a business. Register to receive a Zoom link.

The Akron-Summit County Public Library offers access to many types of resources for creating or building your business: demographics, competitor information, business plans, market trends, etc. Please join us via Zoom for an overview of these items on the first two Thursday afternoons in February and learn how you can utilize them, if you are thinking about starting your own business. Each lunch session will begin at 12:15 pm and last approximately 15 - 25 minutes, including time for questions. 

Dates and topics:

February 4th:  Small Business Reference Center, Business Source Premier and Business Plans Handbook

February 11th: ReferenceUSA and IBISWorld

Click here to review business and other databases available for free from the library.

Additional Information:

This program will be presented on Zoom.

You will receive an e-mail with the participation weblink 3 days before the program. Please contact the Library if you are unable to attend.

A webcam and microphone may be necessary to participate fully in this interactive event. If you have one or neither of these, your participation may be limited.

Please contact the Business & Government division at 330-643-9020 or bgdiv@akronlibrary.org for more information.