The Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Reference Center offers over 250 full text journals, monographs, magazines and trade publications with a strong focus on business continuity and disaster recovery, as well as other closely aligned issues. Topics include disaster mitigation, emergency preparedness, and business continuity management.
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GeauxBiz, a service of the Louisiana Secretary of State, is a "licensing information center" for prospective small business owners; it provides current and potential business owners a single place to go for all the necessary information to operate within the state. Approval for all licenses and permits still comes from the individual agencies, but GeauxBiz is a clearinghouse for regulatory information.
GrantSelect is an extensive online grants database owned and operated by Schoolhouse Partnersopens a new window, and it contains more than 16,000 funding opportunities provided by more than 5,100 unique sponsoring organizations.
Locates information about a business based on the business name, SIC, or category of business. Includes small local businesses as well as national companies. Information provided includes the name of the business, location, number of employees, owner(s), subsidiaries and other data.
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This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Provides up to date information from EBSCO on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business. The database contains nearly 400 full-text periodicals and over 450 full-text reference books.
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