Business and Investment

Equipment and Services

In the library, we provide photocopiers, a fax machine, wired and wireless Internet access for your laptop, wireless printing from your laptop to our print stations (black and white and color), and numerous desktop PCs.



Financial Literacy Month 2019

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April is Financial Literacy Month at your library!

We will have programs all month long with information about personal financial planning, social security, and medicare. In additon, Gateway Recycling will be onsite to securely shred your documents. Learn more on the Financial Literacy Month page.

Upcoming Business & Investment Programs

Check our event calendar for more programs.

April Is Financial Literacy Month

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Investors Interest Group

During the course of the year, Westlake Porter Public Library's Investors Interest Group features speakers with financial expertise on the third Monday evening of most months.

Please consult our bi-monthly publication Notes, our calendar of events, or contact the Reference Department for further information.

Reference Department: (440) 250-5460.

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Research Companies, Industries and Investments

We have numerous business information resources at the library including:

At our business research tables Newspapers Newsletters
  • Standard & Poor's
  • Mergent
  • Morningstar
  • Value Line
  • Kiplinger


  • Barron's the Dow Jones
    Business and Finanacial Weekly
  • Crain's Cleveland Business
  • The Financial Times
  • Investor's Business Daily
  • The Wall Street Journal


  • The Chartist
  • Dow Theory Forecasts
  • Investor's ETF Report
  • Kiplinger's Personal Finance Adviser
  • Kiplinger's Retirement Report
  • Morningstar Stockinvestor
    Reader's Guide
  • NoLoad FundX
  • The Outlook
    (Standard & Poor's)
  • Peter Dag Portfolio
    Strategy & Management
  • Kiplinger Letter/Tax Letter