Category Site Information Provided
Taxes IRS Newsletter IRS Newsletter for Small Businesses
General Information SBA – Starting Your Business

SBA Web Home Page

 

Startup Kit; First Steps; Research; Training; Business Plans; Counseling Help; Patents & Trademarks; Shareware; Outside Resources; Workshops; Business Resources, and Export Assistance.

State Government State of California 

California Office of Small Business

Doing Business

Resources for doing business in California
Business Permit Requirements CalGold

This database provides detailed information on the business permit, license and registration requirements from all levels of government. The information identified is specific to the type of business and its location in California.

Business Databases San Jose Library San Jose Library buys many business databases and makes them available to you for free.
Government 
e-Commerce websites
Compiled by
East Bay SCORE
List of useful Federal (and one California) Government websites. (PDF)
Veterans military.com Jobs, GI bill, education and more

E-Commerce Websites for NASA

NASA Small Business

NASA Internet Services

NASA email notifications

National Aeronautics Space Administration - Doing Business with NASA facilitate Small Businesses - Office of Small Business Programs

Participation Electronic Commerce Online for National Aeronautics Space Administration   

Federal Registration Requirements Central Contractor Registration The U.S. Small Business Administration, the Department of Defense, the Office of Management and Budget and the General Services Administration have taken steps to simplify the federal contracting process by creating an integrated database of small businesses that want to do business with the government.
International Trade Exporting

International Trade Administration

International Trade

Diplomatic Contact

Resources for doing business internationally
Research The Library of Congress Many on-line assets available
Selling to government agencies  

General Services Administration

How governments buy; how to get registered, certified, & listed; essential contacts in every agency; contract requirements & regulations; how to find bid opportunities & do businesss with agencies electronically.

Patents and Trademarks US Patent and Trademark Office General Information about Patents & Trademarks; Searchable Databases; Inventor Resources; Printable Forms; Document Formats
Business Law Business Law An online resource guide designed to provide legal and regulatory information to America's small businesses. Topics covered range from the most basic and crucial, such as choosing a business structure or hiring a lawyer, to highly specialized issues such as e-commerce and exporting.
Academic AcademicInfo Academic links related to business
Manufacturing MANEX Consulting services to small and large businesses on manufacturing issues.