Business information

Find a wealth of business and intellectual property information & assistance at Aberdeen City Libraries to help develop and grow your business.

Premium resources and services to help you :

  • Protect your ideas
  • Source manufacturers and suppliers
  • Access technical standards
  • And much more..

Start-up opportunities for young entrepreneurs

The Aberdeen City Council Employability team in partnership with Business Gateway has created a seed fund, as part of its Young Person Guarantee, to support 16 - 24 year olds who live in Aberdeen City and who are not in education, employment or training to set up their own business.

 ​Premium e resources


British Standards Online (BSOL)

 British Standards Online (BSOL) provides bibliographic, citation and full text access to over 60,000 British, adopted European and International Standards. Why not benefit your business by complying with the relevant standards?

Free view only access to BSOL is available on the public PCs in all Aberdeen City Libraries service points. Please ask any member of staff for assistance.

EasyBusiness by Kompass

EasyBusiness by Kompass is a premium global resource containing in-depth information on B2B businesses. Access EasyBusiness by Kompass anywhere with your Aberdeen City Libraries membership.

  • 44 million companies in 70 countries worldwide.
  • 35 million executive contacts
  • Use more than 60 search criteria to pinpoint specific markets

To access EasyBusiness by Kompass, simply click on the relevant link below:


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Business and Employability
Central Library
Rosemount Viaduct

AB25 1GW
Tel. 01224 652514

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