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How-To Databases from EBSCO Publishing Offer Public Library Patrons Resources for Legal and Small Business Information
~Legal Information Reference Center™ and Small Business Reference Center™—New Do-it-Yourself Databases to be Available ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — March 24, 2010 — Libraries are busier than ever and patrons making legal decisions or looking to create or expand their small businesses need resources for their specific demands. Two new databases from EBSCO Publishing are designed to help patrons help themselves answer legal questions and research small business issues. Legal Information Reference Center™ and Small Business Reference Center™ provide exclusive full text for many of the top consumer legal and small business reference books. These “do-it-yourself” resources provide patrons with the how-to instructions they need to independently address a wide-range of legal and business issues.
Legal Information Reference Center
Legal Information Reference Center includes more than 320 full-text publications plus thousands of legal forms with more content being added on a regular basis. The database includes coverage of legal issues such as: business law, personal finance and estate planning, family law, property & real estate and rights & disputes.
Small Business Reference Center
Small Business Reference Center contains more than 500 full-text reference books, as well as more than 385 full-text magazines plus sample business plans, and videos. The database provides the everyday user with the necessary tools and detailed instructions to accomplish goals as varied as: starting a business, buying or selling a small business, managing employees, writing a business plan, understanding legal information and marketing a business.
Each database is presented with an easy-to-use interface that allows library patrons to easily search by subject or search specific books and other sources.
Both Legal Information Reference Center and Small Business Reference Center include content from Nolo, the national’s oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.
Nolo has been providing legal answers to individuals, small businesses and libraries since 1971 with books, software, and online information. Nolo offers reliable, plain-English answers to help guide people through the legal tangles of life’s big events.
About EBSCO Publishing
EBSCO Publishing is the world’s premier database aggregator, offering a suite of nearly 300 full-text and secondary research databases. Through a library of tens of thousands of full-text journals, magazines, books, monographs, reports and various other publication types from renowned publishers, EBSCO serves the content needs of all researchers (Academic, Medical, K-12, Public Library, Corporate, Government, etc.). The company’s product lines include proprietary databases such as Academic Search™, Business Source®, CINAHL®, DynaMed™, Literary Reference Center™, MasterFILE™, NoveList®, SocINDEX™ and SPORTDiscus™ as well as dozens of leading licensed databases such as ATLA Religion Database™, EconLit, INSPEC®, MEDLINE®, MLA International Bibliography, The Philosopher’s Index™, PsycARTICLES® and PsycINFO®. Databases are powered by EBSCOhost®, the most-used for-fee electronic resource in libraries around the world. EBSCO is the provider of EBSCO Discovery Service™ a core collection of locally-indexed metadata creating a unified index of an institution’s resources within a single, customizable search point providing everything the researcher needs in one place—fast, simple access to the library’s full text content, deeper indexing and more full-text searching of more journals and magazines than any other discovery service (www.ebscohost.com/discovery). For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at: www.ebscohost.com, or contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EBSCO Publishing is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.
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