Have you ever searched through the library resources for small businesses and investors? Albany Library has a wide variety of resources available for you: in-person, electronic, reference, and items to checkout.
San Francisco Business Times Book of Lists 2016 and East Bay Book of Lists 2016 give you insight into questions like “who was the highest paid Bay Area athlete in 2015?” or “what is the largest woman owned business in the Bay Area?” The Book of Lists provides a wide range of information on construction projects, hospitals, CEO salaries, IPO’s and more. Both of these annual editions can be found at the Information Desk.
The Value Line Index and Value Line Investment Survey is a weekly periodical dedicated to stock information and investments. These are kept at the Information desk
Circulating Periodicals like: Forbes, Money, Fortune, Business Week are available for checkout, as well available to download through our eResources Flipster and Zinio.
Business Source Complete (Library card required) Allows you access to over 2,000 journals and 1,000 peer reviewed publications. Business Source Complete gives you a wide range of topics and articles that you can read from home.
Reference USA (Library card required) Gives you access to businesses profiles from across the country. Want to know what businesses were started in the last 6 months in your town? Need to know the SIC code for a company? Reference USA can tell you this.
Small Business Resource Center (Library card required) Provides NOLO press books as well as information on creating business plans.
Susie O’Bryant provides one-on-one coaching at the Albany Library. Sessions are 30 minutes each, and you can sign up at the Information Desk. Call 510-526-3720 to schedule.
Berkeley One-Stop Career Center will be providing a series of workshops beginning next month for those interested in learning more about Resumes, Job Skills, and Interviewing techniques.
Business head shots. Coming soon, the Albany Library will be providing monthly photo sessions for you to use on your business cards or LinkedIn profiles.
A wide variety of books are available throughout the library, including books geared towards Small Business. What items are you interested in us adding into our collection?