Websites and Databases

ABI Inform

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For business and company research. National and international business and management information.  Features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, exclusive access to key business and economics periodicals, country- and industry-focused reports, and major news sources.

A to Z Databases

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Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents.  Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!
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World Wide WebEntrepreneur 

Entrepreneur is for businesses owners, offering inspiration and information on marketing, management, technology, the latest trends and strategies. Topics include marketing, management, technological advances, and more, offering a wealth of information about multiple aspects of business operations

Learning Express Workforce Solutions

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Provides the most comprehensive collection of job search and career exploration tools anywhere — all in one place and always available online. It includes resume and letter builders with targeted samples and tips, millions of job and internship postings, interviewing advice and a personal dashboard to track users’ work.

Small Business Reference Center

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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.

The Small Business Administration

World Wide WebThe Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U. S. Virgin Islands and Guam.

The State of Connecticut Department of Revenue Services, Business Information Portal

World Wide WebThe State of Connecticut Department of Revenue Services, Business Information Portal

This site connects you with information about registering your business, information having to do with the daily operation and record keeping of your business, as well as information on when to file returns, electronic mandatory requirements and common filing misconceptions by tax types. It also provides important links to related agencies and other resources.


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The official web portal of the United States federal government, s designed to improve the public’s interaction with the U.S. government by quickly directing website visitors to the services or information they are seeking. Popular topic include Jobs & Unemploment, Laws and Legal Issues , Small Business, Money and Consumer Issues, and Education.

Zip Recruiter

World Wide WebZip Recruiter

An online employment marketplace, connecting millions of employers and job seekers through mobile and email services.

Community Resources

Hamden Chamber of Commerce

Address: 2969 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518
Phone: (203) 288-6431
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Hamden Economic & Community Development

Address: 2750 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT, 06518
Phone: (203) 287-7030
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Address: 110 Washington Avenue, 3rd floor (Main New Haven Office)
North Haven, CT, 06473
Phone: 203-865-7645
Web Site: SCORE

Women’s Business Development Council

Address: 184 Bedford Street, Suite 201
Stamford, CT 06901
Phone: 203-353-1750