Business Education and Research
TED Talks will connect you to dozens of video
presentations related to business. Let industry experts
and scholars introduce you to some exciting, bold ideas
that can make a difference in your business and your
Start Your Own Small Business and
Start and Operate Your Own Home-Based Business. Discover new
home-based business opportunities or learn how to plan,
finance, and grow your existing small business. All of
the courses include expert instructors, are fun, fast, and convenient,
and are FREE to BMPL card holders.
Gale Small Business Resource Center to learn how to
start, finance or manage your small business. Resources
include sample business plans, how to guides, articles
features 24/7 access to information on over 14 million
US and Canadian businesses, over 200 million US and
Canadian consumers and over 800,000 physicians, surgeons
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business can use:
Small Business Resource Center
Regional Business News
and much more.
Local Business Links
selected links to business and commerce web sites from
Batesville, Ripley County and the State of Indiana.
Batesville Area Chamber of
Information on the Batesville Community, local businesses, job
opportunities and "Batesville Bucks Gift Certificates."
City of Batesville
Batesville, Indiana information, city departments, calendar and links.
Ripley County (IN) Chamber of
News and events for the Chamber and the county.
Ripley County (IN) Economic
County facts and demographics, major industries, industrial sites and
Indiana Small Business Development
"offering a wealth of free and
low cost information, management counseling, and
Inside INdiana Business
Indiana business news, top stories, special reports and more.
Libraries Mean Business
Batesville Memorial Public Library in Batesville,
Indiana, is home to the Mary Stewart Center for
Entrepreneurship. The MSCE is open to the public
during regular library hours:
through Thursday ... 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday ... 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday ... 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday (October through April) ... 1:00 - 5:00 pm
The public may use any materials from the
MSCE while in the library. To check out materials,
you must have a valid Batesville Memorial Public Library
Mary Stewart Center for Entrepreneurship and the
Batesville Memorial Public Library offer free Wi-Fi
access to the Internet from your laptop or PDA.
Wi-Fi FAQs for more information.
Memorial Public Library