Book a Librarian is available for one-on-one online appointments or by email to teach you how to use the library's electronic resources for growing your business, discovering sources for research projects, and performing job searches. We are not currently offering in-person meetings.
The library is currently offering reference assistance at firstname.lastname@example.org or on the chat on the website. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the library's physical location is closed until further notice.
When St. Louis businesses prosper, the local economy becomes stronger and the next generation has more opportunities for success. St. Louis County Library supports local businesses through engaging programming, reputable resources and friendly service. Entrepreneurs and small business owners need data that is fast, accurate and relevant to their needs. Get your business off to a great start—or grow your existing business—with help from the St. Louis County Library. We provide a variety of resources that will help you:
gather accurate demographic data for business plans and marketing
find potential sources of funding
evaluate potential business locations for traffic flow, local competitors, and market size
create lists of potential customers (both companies and individuals)
take eCourses through Gale Courses, Lynda.com, and Creativebug on topics including social media marketing, business management, writing grants, bookkeeping, and more.
We are open for your business. You can schedule an appointment with a librarian at our Headquarters location for a one-on-one session where you will learn how to use our business databases. We can also come to your incubator, co-working center, business, or organization to train you and your staff. Call us at 314-994-3300, or email us at email@example.com to discover how library resources can help your company reach new heights. Book a Librarian!