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Assessors Database for Fresno County
A completely searchable listing of real property assessments within Fresno County. Can be exported (with no limitations) for direct mailings. Available at Central Branch Only in CD-ROM. Ask for help at the Information Desk.
Business Source Complete
Company and industry news, trends, financial data, case studies, investment and industry reports.
Fresno Community Scorecard
The Fresno Community Scorecard is presented by the Fresno Business Council and ValleyPBS, a partnership formed to raise awareness about important leading indicators for building a healthy, prosperous and sustainable community.
Starting & Growing a Business in Fresno County
Library staff developed this list of local resources for growing your new or existing business.
Reference USA
Find prospects, competitors, suppliers and more using these business and residential directories. Also contains an extensive listing of physicians and dentists.
Small Business Reference Center
Industry news, profiles and business plans.


card Morningstar Investment Service
Research stocks, funds and investment topics. Also includes portfolio management tools.
card FINRA.org

Get investor alerts, check the background of investment advisors or submit complaints about brokers.

card Investor.gov

An investor-friendly website setup by the SEC. It introduces key investing concepts and useful information for new and experienced investors.

card SaveAndInvest.org
This website is a project of the FINRA Investor Education Foundation. It provides money information for service members and their families, and advice on how to spot and avoid investment fraud.

Fundraising for Grants & Nonprofits

Foundation Center Grants to Individuals Online
Find grants that support students, artists, researchers, and other individuals. Available at Central Branch Only.
Foundation Directory Online Professional
Premier online tool for non-profits looking for grants. Available at Central Branch Only.
Foundation Maps
Foundation Maps is Foundation Center's premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world.
Grants & Nonprofits Center at Fresno County Public Library
The Library has more tools for finding grants and non-profit resources including one-on-one training.