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I’m looking for data about Dallas. Where do I start?

Whether you’re looking for information for a business plan, grant application, or research project – or you just want to know more about the place where you live – there are a wealth of resources available online and in the … Continue reading

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I’m starting my own business. How can I find my target market and who my competitors are?

If you have industry research questions for your new or established business, consulting with the B.R.A.I.N. staff is a good place to start. The Dallas Business Resource And Information Network (B.R.A.I.N) is a partnership between Dallas’ Office of Economic Development … Continue reading

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What can the Dallas Library do to help me with auditions?

Auditions are the “make or break” moment in performing arts. Regardless of how many acting, comedy, and dance classes you attend, all of it comes down to your audition. Auditions are job interviews – except you don’t need to dress … Continue reading

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My New Year’s resolution to read more isn’t coming along very well. Can the Library help?

Never fear!  The Dallas Public Library offers inspiration and motivation. Did you know that we host more than 15 book clubs?  You can find a complete list on our homepage at http://dallaslibrary2.org/services/readersAdvisoryBookClubs.php. You can also visit our readers’ advisory page at … Continue reading

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My children love to play on my tablet and phone. Are there any good apps or sites that will help them learn?

This is a great question! In the age of the tech-savvy toddler who can access YouTube with ease, there have to be internet sources that will promote learning more than entertainment. Educators have identified this trend and have found ways … Continue reading

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