Now you can personalize ReferenceUSA. Learn how at #LVCCLD

REFUSA PERSONAL ACCOUNTSReferenceUSA’s new feature Personalization Features is now available. Show Them How to Take Advantage of New Personalization Features.
The new personalization features take the user experience to a whole new level. Now your patrons can:


  • Create user profiles
  • Save searches
  • Generate customs search lists
  • Access a personalized home page

REFUSA HOW TO SETUPWant to learn more? Visit Hot Topic – How to Use the Databases – ReferenUSA to view videos and visit the ReferenceUSA YouTube Channel.

Learn How to Take Advantage of New Personalization Features in ReferenceUSA

computer with refusaThe new personalization features in ReferenceUSA take the user experience to a whole new level. Now you can:

  • Create user profiles
  • Save searches
  • Generate customs search lists
  • Access a personalized home page

Want learn how to set up a personal account from the ReferenceUSA Home page?

Want to learn more about how ReferenceUSA can help you with finding a job or grow your business?

Come to one of five free workshops and we will show you everything you need to know.

  • Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Dr. Feb 25, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Windmill Library Virtual Lab, 7060 W. Windmill Ln. Feb 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. Feb 26, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Dr.  Feb 27, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Rd. Feb 27, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.



Are you a small business owner? We can show you how to market your business with a free resource at the library!

small business ownerSmall business owners can do market research and development using business profiles and mapping tools. Best of all it’s free with your library card! To get started with ReferenceUSA join us at one of our workshops February 25, 26 or 27 at the following libraries.

February 25, 2015 10:30 a.m.
Centennial Hills Library

February 25, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Windmill Library

February 26, 2015 10:30 a.m.
Enterprise Library

February 26, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Sunrise Library

February 27, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Clark County Library


Are you looking for a job? Are you a business owner? or Are you looking to start a business?

historical data2Data Springs Eternal! The Library is hosting ReferenceUSA trainer Nancy Spidle  at the following locations:

Monday May 5th
10:30 a.m. Centennial Hills Library
1:30 p.m. Mesquite Library

Tuesday May 6th
10:30 a.m. Rainbow Library
3:00 p.m. West Charleston Library

These workshops are intended to give anyone wanting to use ReferenceUSA a deeper understanding of how to be effective and efficient when using the resource.
The newest module to be introduced is ReferenceUSA’s Historical US Businesses data.  This module delivers incomparable access to anyone wanting to have a historical reference for their city, an industry or even an individual business.  This powerful insight will be beneficial in recognizing trends and opportunities for businesses, entrepreneurs and community planners.

While intended for the general public, librarians are always welcome!  (in case you were wondering, these are free!) Why not join us?

What’s New with ReferenceUSA?

refusa competive advantageDecember Database Updates for ReferenceUSA

U.S. Business

  • NEW fields added!
    • Accepts credit cards
    • Date business opened
    • Accepts American Express
  • New sourcing for medical records, which added:
    • 47k physicians
    • 17% more podiatrists
    • Medical school and graduation year for many records

U.S. Consumer:

  • 8 new TargetReady™ Models added, including Smartphone users, Online Music, and Hybrid Cars
  • 1.9MM new movers added