MPL has programs and resources available to help you start a new business, develop a business plan, research company information, and look for industry trends.
Explore the variety of print and electronic resources available at MPL to help you realize your personal and professional goals.
Many organizations in York Region can help support your business regardless of what stage you’re in. Courtesy of Start Up York, here is a document that lists the different organizations available: Start Up Resources in York Region [PDF]
Search online databases using our all-in-one search engine. MPL has an extensive collection of online databases for business research. Some popular databases are listed below.
- Career Cruising
Search for careers that suit your interests. Find out where to get the education to start your career.
- EBSCO eBooks
Access eBooks in the areas of business, marketing, leadership, accounting, e-commerce, economics, finance and more.
- Gale Courses
Offers hundreds of engaging online courses, covering every topic from Accounting to Web Design.
Access over 5000 newspapers and magazines from more than 100 countries in their original format.
- Reference Group – Canadian Businesses
Provides information on Canadian businesses and Canadian households. Searchable by name, phone number, location, business type, sales volume, employee size, ticker symbol, etc.
- Small Business Collection
A comprehensive collection providing insights, tips, strategies and success stories for entrepreneurs and business students alike.