Business Patents



Copyright Office of the U.S. Library of Congress 

Copyright Resources from the Library of Congress 


Directory of Patent Information Centres in Europe 

Franklin Pierce Intellectual Property Information 

NERD WORLD"S; Copyright and Patent; Resources 

Oppedahl; Larson Patent Law Web Server. 


SBH Patent Marketing Group 


U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Patent Databases 




A Consumer Guide to Buying a Franchise 

American Association of Franchisees and Dealers 

Be The Boss 

Business Opportunity Scams 

Federal Trade Commission -- Franchise and Business Opportunities 

Franchise Registry 

International Franchise Association 

The Franchise Market 

The National Fraud Information Center 



American Chamber of Commerce Executives 


Bureau of Census Population Survey Site 

Business to Business Portal for Electrical Industry 

Business to Business Portal for Electronics 

Business to Business Portal for Food Processing 

Business to Business Portal for Gems 

Business to Business Portal for Hotel Industry 

Business to Business Portal for Leather 

Business to Business Portal for Paper 

Business to Business Portal for Pharmaceuticals 

Business to Business Portal for Plastics 

Business to Business Portal for Pollution Control 

Business to Business Portal for Power Projects 

Business to Business Portal for Powerplants 

Business to Business Portal for Printpack 

Business to Business Portal for Project Supplies 

Business to Business Portal for Rubber 

Business to Business Portal for Supplies for Labs 

Business to Business Portal for Synthetics 

Business to Business Portal for Telecommunications 

Business to Business Portal for Textiles 

Business to Business Portal for Water 

BuyerZone - Human Resources and Benefits Info 

Increase Your Business 

Insider Secrets to Successful Business Marketing 

Internet Link Exchange Advertising Network 

Marketshares - Business and Technology 


Small Business 2000 

Small Business by 

Technology Advancement Program - University Maryland 

Test Your Marketing IQ 

The Conference Board - Business Membership and Research Org 

The Marketing Resource Center 


Work from home


Business @ Home 

Home Business Works 

Home Office Association of America 

Homeworks - self employment information 

Independent Homeworkers Alliance 

National Association of Home Businesses 

Realtor"s Information Network 

Small and Home Based Business Links 

Small Office Home Office Resources 

SOHO America -- Small Office Home Office 

The American Association of Home Based Businesses 

Work at Home Schemes 

Your Small Office - Home Office Computing 




13 CFR 143 Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements to St 

CA - The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) - Grants and Scholars 

Department of Commerce"s Federal Grants Page 

Department of Education"s - CFO Grants and Contracts Information 

Department of Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) - Grants and Contracts 

Department of Justice - Ten Grants 

Department of Labor - Grant and Contract Information 

Department of Labor (DOL) - Employment and Training Administration - Welfare-to-Work - Gra 

Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Admn - Universities and Grants Programs 

Department of Transportation (DOT) - Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) gra 

DOT"s State Highway Program Grants 

e-GRANTS, The Department of Education"s (ED) portal site for electronic grants 

EPA"s 2001 Environmental Research Grant Announcements 

EPA"s Grants Information Overview 

EPA"s Region IV Grants and Financial Assistance 

FinanceNet - Federal Gateway for Grants Resources 

Grant Writing Tips - 

GrantsNet - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 

Health Resources and Services Administration - Grants and Contracts 


HRSA - Office of Rural Health Policy - Grants 

HUD - Funding Announcements 

Inter-Agency Electronic Grants Committee - IAEGC 

MT - Senator Burn"s Grants Resources 

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) - Multidisciplinary Design and Optimi 

National Cancer Institute - Research Projects Grants 

National Endowment for the Humanities - Grants and Applications 

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - Business and Grants Opportunities 

National Park Service (NPS) - Grants and Tax Credits 

National Science Foundation (NSF) - Overview of Grants and Awards 

Native American Programs - Grant Programs - Points of Contact 

NIH - Grants and Funding Opportunities 

NIH - National Center for Research Resources - Grants Information 

NOAA Sponsored - National Sea Grant 

NOAA"s National Marine Fisheries Service - Alaska Region - Grants Information 

Office of Electronic Commerce - Grants 

Office of Naval Research - Grants, Contracts and Acquisition 

OSHA"s Susan Harwood Training Grants Program 

PA Senator Santorum Grants Website to Help Pennsylvania 

Social Security Administration - Office of Acquisitions and Grants 





ASP Directory 

Association of Federal Information Resources Management (AFFIRM) 

Bugnet - Computer Bugs 

Capital PC User Group - Washington D.C 

CD-ROM Users Group 

CIO WebBusiness 

Doctor HTML - Will Analyze Your Web Site for Errors 

Find a domain name - register a domain name 

Guide to Computer Vendors - NOT AFFILIATED WITH SBA. 

InfoAdvantage Internet Guide 

Internet Access Providers Meta-List 

Internet for Associations 

Internet Surveys 

Internet World 

Intranet Design Magazine 

McaFee Virus Detection Home Page 

SBS - Doing Business on the Internet 

Search Engine Watch 

Software & Information Industry Association 

Survey of Personal Home Pages 

The Internet Society 

The Well Internet Learning Center 

Web Developer"s Virtual Library 

World Wide Web Acronym and Abbreviation Server 

Worldwide Server Standards & Guidelines 

Starting a business


(PDF) Application for Employer Identification Number 

A Web of Online Dictionaries 

A Web of Online Dictionaries Business Glossary Business Glossary 

Acronym Finder 

Acronym Finder 

American Chamber of Commerce Executives 

American Success Institute, Inc 

Articles on Basic Management Skills 

Business Glossary and Acronyms 

Business Glossary and Acronyms International Business Glossary International Business Glossary 

CCH Business Owner"s Toolkit 

CNET Computer Glossary 

CNNfn Glossary of Business Terms 

Common Abbreviations and Acronyms in Electronics 

Common Abbreviations and Acronyms in Electronics 

Dartmouth Business Process Glossary 

Dept of Labor: Small Business Compliance Assistance Information Inventory Matrix 

Dictionaries, Thesauri, Acronyms and Encyclopedias 

Dictionaries, Thesauri, Acronyms and Encyclopedias 

Duke University Financial Glossary 

E-Business Glossary from Web Monkey 

E-Business Glossary from Web Monkey 

E-commerce Glossary 

Economic Glossary 

Economic Glossary 

Entre World - Starting Your Business 


eWeb - St Louis University Entrepreneurship Program 

Federal Standard 1037C - GSA Terms 

Federal Standard 1037C - GSA Terms - Human Resources and Benefits Info 

Forbes Financial Glossary 

Gartner Group Glossary of Terms 

Glossary of Census Terms 

Glossary of Census Terms 



A Consumer Guide to Buying a Franchise 

Accounting Resources on the Internet 

Accounting Tips 

ACE-Net - Angel Capital Electronic Network 

America"s Business Funding Directory 

American Savings Education Council 

Business Exchange Network 

Business Funding Directory - Search 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange 

Computer Loan Network 

Consumer Price Indexes 

Cost Accounting Implementation Guide 

CPA Journal 

Critical Precious Metals Research and Investment Info 

Dun & Bradstreet News 

FinanceNet - salary calculator for various parts of the U.S. 

Insider Reports 

International Real Estate Digest 

Internet Bankruptcy Library 

Investor"s Free Forum 

Investor"s Online Financial Catalog 

Inzap! - Help With Getting Paid Faster 

IRS Tax Info for Businesses 

IRS Tax Regulations 

LiveCapital - Access over 70 business lenders 

Microloan Info - Washington State - Tri-Cities Enterprise Association 

Money Words 

Mortgage and Consumer Loan Info and Rates 

Mortgage Quotes 

Mutual Fund Lists 

NASDAQ (Stock Market) 

National Center for Employee Ownership 

National Credit Counseling Service 

National Financial Services Network 

National Venture Capital Association 

North American Securities Administrators Association, Inc. 

PCQuote"s Free 15-min Delayed Stock Quotes 

Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration - Includes Retirement Savings Info 

Primestreet - Free Credit Checkup 


Search Engine info


AltaVista Search The Web 

Business Libraries - Yahoo 

Business Libraries - Yahoo 

Business Schools - Yahoo 

Direct Search 

Electronic Commerce - Yahoo 

Excite - Search the Internet 


Find a Business - Altavista 

Free Email - Altavista 


Intellectual Property - Yahoo 

Labor - Yahoo 


Management Science - Yahoo 

Marketing - Yahoo 


SBA Collection of Phone Books and Directories 

Small Business Administraton - Lycos 

Small Business Information - Lycos 

Small Business Information - Yahoo 

Starting Point - Internet Search 

Statistics - Yahoo 

Switchboard - Search for Businesses 

Taxes - Yahoo 

Technology Policy - Yahoo 


Trade - Yahoo 

Translate From One Language to Another - Altavista 

Transportation - Yahoo 


WebCrawler"s Small Business Search Area 


Yahoo"s List of Small Business Sites