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Small Business Resources

Business Support

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The Newport Beach Public Library provides resource databases for Small Business Support within our community. On this page, patrons can access databases to aid their business.

The City of Newport Beach also offers Support For Small Business that, at this time, focuses on resources available to help small businesses financially impacted by the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis.

Patrons who need a library card may register for a temporary barcode number online. 

Business oriented resources for large, small and privately owned companies.
AtoZ Databases
Offers 30 million business & executives profiles, 220 million residents, 2.3 million job/internship opportunities, Interview Tips, Résumé Templates, and more.
Digital version of the Business Plans Handbook series.
Gale Directory Library
Search directories of associations and broadcast media companies.
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Find up to date proprietary editorial content covering more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives.
Provides directory information for U.S. businesses and residents.