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Business Plan Research: Getting Started

This guide will help you locate information used in the development of a business plan.

Templates and Examples

The following online and print resources include sample plans, templates, and additional information about business planning.

Books on Business Planning

Books categorized under the following subjects may be useful in developing a business plan. Click on the links below to browse subjects and titles in Minerva.

This list is not comprehensive, so ask a librarian if you don't see what you need.

News and Trends

The following print and electronic sources include news and/or information on current business trends. The databases cover a wide variety of newspapers, newsletters, trade publications, etc. 

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