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  • Business Collection
    Provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice.

  • Business Economics and Theory Collection
    Cover topics like starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends, constructing economic models, investing for the future, researching rates, and more.

  • Business Insights: Essentials
    Focuses on detailed company and industry news and information.

  • Entrepreneurship
    Ideal for business schools and entrepreneurs, this collection provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories.

  • Foundation Center Directory Online
    Directory and profiles of grantmakers to see who is receiving funding and why. During the COVID19 emergency, Candid is offering remote access for our patrons at home. Please use this link to login.

  • Foundation Center Grants to Individuals Online
    Resource for finding grants and fundraising opportunities. Only available at a library branch.

  • Insurance and Liability Collection
    Connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals.

  • Morningstar Investment
    Designed to help you reach your investment goals.
    Use this link if you are trying to access from home.

  • Value Line
    Value Line is an online database that gives investors and market researchers access to professional quality data and research tools. If you are accessing this outside of the library, you will need your library card number.



Accel5 Business Library
A resource from the Library of Virginia. Accel5 helps you develop critical skills in minutes. Business book summaries, videos and articles from top business thinkers will help you keep up with the latest business thinking and accelerate your career. Use this link to sign up for a free account.

Alexandria Small Business Development Center
The Alexandria Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides free tools, resources, and confidential services to small businesses in the City of Alexandria.

Alexandria Licensing and Tax Guide for Non-Profit Organizations
A summary of issues of interest to nonprofits operating in the City of Alexandria.

Alexandria New Business Guide
A summary of issues of interest to new businesses in Alexandria.

Arlandria Chirilagua Business Association
The Arlandria-Chirilagua Business Association's mission is to promote the prosperity and visibility of our members within the community of Arlandria-Chirilagua in Alexandria, Virginia.

Business One Stop
State of Virginia website for business owners.

Community Business Partnership
Business and entrepreneurial assistance serving Northern Virginia.

DC Business Center
Makes it easier for entrepreneurs to start, grow, and maintain businesses in the nation's capital.

Del Ray Business Association
The Del Ray Business Association is an organization of business owners and professionals that strive for growth, visibility and success of our members within the community of Del Ray in Alexandria, Virginia.

Maryland Business Express
State of Maryland website for business owners.

Old Town Business Association
The common voice for all businesses east of Alexandria’s Union Station to the Potomac River. Its purpose is to provide activation, advocacy, and networking opportunities for its members and to promote Old Town Alexandria as a progressive business district.

SBA -- U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration is an independent agency of the federal government that offers assistance to small businesses.

Washington D.C. SCORE
SCORE, America’s premier source of free and confidential business advice for entrepreneurs and small businesses.

West End Business Association
The West End Business Association (WEBA) of Alexandria, was formed in 2005 to unify, strengthen and serve the West End business community.


Last updated: September 2022