Gale Business: Plan Builder

Gale Business: Plan Builder

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Gale Business: Plan Builder, formerly Small Business Builder, helps you plan and optimize your business or nonprofit. It provides a step-by-step process that helps you produce complete business plans and other documents essential for gaining access to capital and growing your enterprise.

Get Started:

  1. Go to Gale Business: Plan Builder. You will enter your library card number for verification.
  2. Click Sign In in the upper-right corner.
  3. On the Sign In page, click Get Started.
  4. Create your own username and password.
  5. The Small Business Builder account is not linked to your library card number or the My APL catalog login.

Small Business Builder seamlessly includes information from these resources: DemographicsNow, Gale Business: Entrepreneurship and Texas Legal Forms.


Watch these video tutorials for tips.

For additional resources, the City of Austin Small Business Program provides business training, educational events, and coaching to empower entrepreneurs.

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