The Saint Paul Public Library will be closed May 27-29.

The Rondo Library will be closed for renovations, beginning June 1.

Small Business Resource Center

The Small Business Resource Center at the Rondo Library is the place for information for entrepreneurs and small business owners.


Free workshops offered by the Neighborhood Development Center.


  • Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios - comparative financial data benchmarks and trends.
  • Business Plan Pro - sample business plans and business plan formats.
  • Demographics Now - demographic information and thematic maps for analyzing customer bases and spending potential.
  • NAICS/SIC database - identifies the NAICS and SIC numbers for businesses.
  • eStatement Studies: Financial Ratios Benchmarks - Risk Management Association (RMA) database of composite financial data for hundreds of industries.
  • SRDS Local Market Audiences - an online market research tool that provides detailed reports and maps about new markets, target audiences, their behaviors and lifestyles.
  • More small business resources

About the Small Business Partnership Project

The business center at the Rondo library is generously supported by the St. Paul Travelers Foundation.