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SiLL Business resources and databases

Business resources and databases

Check out our wide variety of books in the Business and Management section of all our libraries in Bexley.


Access our e-resources and databases



Designed for people who either want to set up a business or have started a small business. It provides information on how to start and run a business, write a business plan, find grants and reliable and practical content that explains regulations, trading issues, opportunities and developments in over 550 small business trades and sectors.

Cobra can be accessed both remotely (24/7) or in Bexley libraries using your Bexley Library card.

View the Cobra User Guide here.






Access to Research gives free, walk-in access to over 15million academic articles in participating public libraries across the UK including all Bexley Libraries. You can access a wide range of published acadmic research covering many different subject areas including medicine, art, business, engineering, history and the sciences.

All content provided is digital and can be fully ccessed from your designated library terminal.

You can search the articles and journals of the database remotely (24/7) and then visit your library where you can view the full text.




NewsBank allows you to easily search and browse over 875 national, regional and local news sources from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

The collection is comprised of daily, weekly and online newspapers and sources, each with authoritative, staff-written news coverage so you can stay informed and up-to-date on local, national and world news topics.





A free resource with brilliant tips and videos on a variety of career paths including Entrepreneurship.

Career Active can be accessed both remotely (24/7) or in Bexley Libraries using your Bexley Library card.