Skip to main content
University Libraries
MSU Home | myGate | RacerNet | Canvas
Facebook Twitter Youtube Instagram Pinterest

Small Business Guide

Naming Your Business

Kentucky's Name Availability Search - Choose a name for your company; avoid problems of duplication.

Kentucky Industry Info

For those of you interested in historical information, the MSU Library houses the city and county economic profiles, and the Kentucky Deskbook --all originally in print -- from around 1975-2005.  The profiles found at ThinkKentucky are current only.

Licenses & Permits

Kentucky Commission on Small Business Advocacy

"The Commission looks at issues such as licensing/permitting requirements, taxes, and other areas of government that affect small business."

Affiliated with the Cabinet for Economic Development. 


Contact at CED:

Economic Development Tim Back