Small business owners need to do their research, especially when studying the market in their area. Where to do this market research? At your library - with ReferenceUSA! This popular business database offers business listings that include address/phone, executive names, financial data and more, which are searchable by business type, business size, geographical area and other options. There’s also a residential database, as well as special business types like Healthcare and historical businesses. You can access ReferenceUSA by starting at chandlerlibrary.org. Choose the Research & Learning tab. Then click A-Z list of Resources and scroll down to choose ReferenceUSA. You can also access it from home using your library card and PIN numbers.
We’ve got even more business resources! Business travelers will be interested in Global Road Warrior, which has country-by-country information including business cultures, money and banking, travel essentials and more - even what electrical outlet adapter to bring. Check out our Business and Finance page for links to these databases and other useful resources: the Chandler Chamber of Commerce, small business startup services from the Arizona Commerce Authority, public company filings from EDGAR and more.