Small Business


(Sponsored by First Tennessee Bank)

The small business collection contains print and video information on setting up a business, start-up guides for specific businesses, buying and selling a business, business plans, legal and tax information, marketing, financing, home businesses and franchising. Located on the 2nd floor of the library at the rear of the Palmer Room. Online resources include: Oxford Reference Online, downloadable audio books/ebooks through R.E.A.D.S., and under the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) Infotrac Small Business Collection, General Business File, General Business File International, and Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center.
Useful web sites:
Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE)

Health Care Reform Options for Small Business Owners

The U.S. Small Business Administration has a Web page and a blog, Health Care Business Pulse, to help educate small business owners about the Affordable Care Act.