Skip to Main Content

Management Databases

All of Kettering's Management Databases in one place

Small Business Reference Center

Using Small Business Reference Center

Content Includes

  • More than 400 full-text periodicals
  • More than 450 full-text reference books
  • More than 630 business videos

Features Include

  • State-specific resources
  • Business basics
  • Start-up kit and business plans
  • Industry information by small business type
  • A unique, user-friendly interface

Small Business Information Delivered

Small Business Reference Center offers readers a collection of state-specific resources supported with demographic data and other local information. Business videos include interviews, "lessons learned" features, lectures and how-to videos to help foster success in all aspects of managing a business.

Searching Small Business Reference Center

Small Business Reference Center has a variety of ways to search. For the simplest search, input your search term into the basic search bar, or select advanced search for more options. If you are looking for images or videos, take advantage of the tab at the top of the screen to search for these items in particular.


In the center of the screen, you also have options to search by category or popular sources. Searching by category can be a great place to start if you know your general search area, but need some help narrowing by topic. 

To use the "search by category" feature, simply click on the category of interest.



From here, select your subtopic of interest and then a search term or phrase.



You be be given a number of articles, and after selecting one, can view them as a pdf, save them or print.



About this Guide

Information in this guide provided compliments of EBSCO.

Library Homepage

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter