Local Business Portal

The Sharon Public Library wants to help you start your business!

We have books and electronic resources about planning, marketing, developing your staff, and networking with local agencies and organizations.
Gale Business: Entrepreneurship - A comprehensive guide covering all aspects of starting & operating a business.

Gale OneFIle: Economics & Theory - Full-text journals & magazines related to running a business, marketing a product, analyzing trends, & more.

Boston Office of Economic Development

Massachusetts Office of Economic Empowerment (for cardholders of any Massachusetts library)

ValueLine (for Sharon Public Library cardholders)

Better Business Bureau

U.S. Small Business Administration
Mass.gov's guide on Starting Your Business includes links on registering your business, filing your company's taxes, state hiring and management policies, regulations and licensing, & more

South Shore Chamber of Commerce (or, find other Massachusetts-based Chambers of Commerce)

SE Massachusetts SCORE Mentoring

CWE Eastern Massachusetts--Women Business Center