The Seattle Public Library Will Help You Develop a Plan to Launch Your Small Business


Having a plan is imperative to building a successful small business. Because of this, the Seattle Public Library is offering free business planning seminars during the following times.

January appointments are available at the South Park Branch, 8604 Eighth Ave. S., 206-615-1688, for the following times and dates:

  • 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 4 and 18
  • Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 11 and 25

February appointments are available at the Delridge Branch, 5423 Delridge Way S.W., 206-733-9125, for the following times and dates:

  • 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 7 and 21
  • Noon to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 14 and 28

Seattle entrepreneurs can make an appointment with a librarian trained in business reference and market research. Per a Seattle Public Library Press Release

“Librarians will work with entrepreneurs at all stages of business development to find information and data for planning a business or operating a current business. The Library has print and digital resources which can help with many kinds of business questions, including finding industry information, writing a business plan, sizing a market and identifying customers”.

Those interested can make an appointment on the Seattle Public Library website. For more information, call the Seattle Public Library at 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian.