Setting up a business? Job hunting? Researching market or company information?
At Welwyn Garden City Central Library you can use a range of online services, books and directories for free. These include:
- COBRA (Complete Business Reference Adviser) – practical information on starting up and running a business. Also available in Bishop's Stortford, Borehamwood, Harpenden, Hatfield, Hemel Hempstead, Hitchin, Hoddesdon, St Albans, Stevenage and Watford.
- FAME – company records for all UK limited companies.
- Market Line – global market research reports.
- Mi Ventures – real-time business advice using live chat. Also available in Bishop's Stortford, Borehamwood, Harpenden, Hatfield, Hemel Hempstead, Hitchin, Hoddesdon, St Albans, Stevenage and Watford.
- British Standards Online – includes British, adopted European and International standards.
- Company REFS (Really Essential Financial Statistics) – latest investment facts and figures for London Stock Exchange listed companies.
- Mintel – UK market research reports covering Beauty, Food, Leisure and Clothing Retail. Reports can't be printed or downloaded.
If you don’t have time to visit us, contact us and we can help you find the information you need.
We also offer the following services for a small fee:
FAME searches (Financial Analysis Made Easy)
Get detailed financial reports of over 7 million companies in the UK and Ireland.
15 minutes of research and results emailed – £15
Company REFS service (Really Essential Financial Statistics)
Check financial information for companies listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Company profiles emailed to you each month – £15 per quarter.