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Small Business: Finding Books & Videos

A guide for small business research.

Why Use Books?

Use books to find comprehensive and in-depth coverage of various topics, background information, and overviews of big topics, as well as book chapters on more specific topics.

LibrarySearch book search

Results here are limited to books, ebooks, and book chapters.

  Find Books in Entrepreneurship & Small Business

The search box above will perform a basic keyword search.  An advanced search will let you search by keyword, publication title, author, subject terms, or call number.  Once you find a relevant book or two, look within those records for promising subject headings: click on one of them to perform a new search on that term to find more. Be sure to browse the shelves in the area where you find a promising book.

Sample search terms include:

      Business planning
      Family-Owned Business Enterprises
      New Business Enterprises
      Small business

Browse the Shelves by Library of Congress Classifications: the following Library of Congress classifications may be useful when browsing in the library for books on Entrepreneurship:

HD 30.28 and HD 62.5 are Business Plans
HD 30-69, HD 2346, HF 2341-8036, and HG 4027 are Small Business
HD 62.25 is Family Business
HD 5429 and HD 30 are Franchises

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