Business Research Databases

Last Updated 2019/09/19

Your Library card gives you free access to computer research databases. Most may be used from your home computer as well as in the library. For further information, please contact the Library. BC Stats BC Stats, the central statistical agency of the Province of British Columbia maintains the province’s largest concentration of statistical products, services and

Business Collections at the Library

Last Updated 2021/02/08

We have lots of great business resources at the Library from books and ebooks to magazines and digital resources! Try searching one of these subject areas in our Catalogue to get started: Small Business Business Enterprises Investing Success in Business Management Try a keyword search for entrepreneur, or browse the 650 or 338 sections in

Business News

Last Updated 2016/08/16

We receive several daily newspapers in the Library including The Vancouver Sun, The Globe and Mail and The New York Times Online.  If you don’t have time to come in to the Library, but you want to keep up-to-date take a look at these online sources for business news and advice. Powell River Peak Forbes

Business Resources Online

Last Updated 2021/04/12

Doing your research is an important first step to starting your business. This research will help you write a strong business plan to guide your start-up and also lead you to free training, financial supports and mentors. Begin by researching your industry and potential competitors and finally research your target community and population. We have

Business & Careers

Last Updated 2020/05/26

Let’s face it, things change pretty fast these days. If you own a business you need to be flexible enough to respond to rapidly changing conditions. Current, accurate information is one key to being effective in today’s business environment. The Library can help with this— information is what we do for you. Here are some