Beacon Journal staff


The Hudson Library & Historical Society will offer a free workshop from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13 on various uses of business research databases, including finding sample business plans, market reports and listings of companies by size and geographic area.



The workshop will focus on three databases: Business Source Premier, ProQuest Entrepreneurship and Reference USA. Two other databases will be briefly discussed: Hoovers and First Research.



The library subscribes to more than 90 specialized databases, most of which are accessible from home.



Seating is limited. Registrations are requested. To register, go online to www.hudsonlibrary.org and click on the Adult/programs tab.



For more information, call the library’s reference desk at 330-653-6658, ext. 1010, or email askus@hudson.lib.oh.us.