December happens to be National Write a Business Plan Month, the perfect time for thinking about starting a small business and for checking out one of the library’s newest databases, the Small Business Reference Center . This new resource contains hundreds of full-text reference books, periodicals, and videos. Browse by business area or business type, or go directly to business basics, or start-up kits and business plans. Quickly access Nolo publications, Barnes Reports, and how-to videos and lectures by Harvard Business School, and browse start-up information by state, all free of charge. For more resources search or browse the online catalog  or stop by the library. Visit the U.S. Small Business Administration  to check out their online learning center and to find local resources including workshops.