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Starting a Business in El Paso County

This guide will help those thinking of starting a business and not sure where to start. It will provide resources and contact information for small businesses starting out.


Pikes Peak Library District provides resources and services to help with small business needs. 

Databases are available to help with research topics such as Business Plans, Demographics and Market Research.

The tabs on the left will provide you with information on each topic.

Click on the database tab for a concise listing of Library Databases.

Library 21c, East and Sand Creek have Makerspace which include 3D printers, CNC machine, laser cutters, sewing machines and more. 


Studio 21c at Library 21c is available where you can learn to operate video and still cameras, record, produce and edit videos, and even check out recording equipment. 

Meeting Rooms and other services may not available at this time due to Covid-19. Click here to get updated information on services.

PPLD offers a variety of classes for the community. 

Classes will be virtual due to Covid-19. 

Events Calendar 

Additional Business Guides