Business Resource and Innovation Center

Services and hours are subject to change — please call in advance. Before you visit, please review our new COVID-19 guidelines.

1901 Vine Street, Ground Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Open today 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed
Monday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed

Upcoming Closures

  • Thu., Nov. 11 : Closed Veterans Day
  • Thu., Nov. 25 : Closed Thanksgiving Day
  • Sat., Dec. 25 : Closed Christmas Day
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Upcoming Events

Virtual Trademarks 101: Learn the Basics

Wed, October 27, 2021 10:00 A.M.

Do you want to protect your logo, brand name, or slogan with a trademark?  Join us to learn more about the three different types of trademarks available for businesses and entrepreneurs…

VIRTUAL - Resume Review

Wed, October 27, 2021 2:00 P.M.

Book a virtual appointment with the Workplace between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to have your resume reviewed! Email workplace@freelibrary.org to reserve your spot.  Once your…

Virtual Introduction to Foundation Directory Online Essential

Thu, October 28, 2021 10:00 A.M.

Learn how to use everyone's favorite foundation funding database, Foundation Directory Online  (FDO). The user-friendly interface makes it easy to find funders that are…

VIRTUAL - Book Discussion Group

Thu, October 28, 2021 2:00 P.M.

This month we will be talking about Women Talking , by Miriam Toews .  “A feminist manifesto that delicately unwraps the horror, but also bubbles with the love and wry humor that…

Whether you are an emerging entrepreneur or an established small business owner, the Business Resource and Innovation Center is here for you!

If you are running a successful company, thinking of growing your business, or just planning your first venture, start here! Dedicated to assisting the professionals of Greater Philadelphia in all stages of business growth, the BRIC offers a variety of resources to help fit the needs of the community. Are you looking to narrow down your target market? Find your ideal demographic? Identify and analyze your competition? We can help you do that!

Questions? Visit our website or email us at bric@freelibrary.org