Business Resource and Innovation Center

Services and hours are subject to change — please call in advance.

1901 Vine Street, Ground Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Open today 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, 5/22 Closed
Monday, 5/23 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 5/24 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 5/25 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, 5/26 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 5/27 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. *
Saturday, 5/28 Closed
  • * Friday has hour changes – preparation for the Memorial Day holiday
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

  • Mon., May. 30 : Closed Memorial Day
  • Sun., Jun. 19 : Closed Juneteenth
  • Mon., Jun. 20 : Closed Juneteenth (Observed)
  • Mon., Jul. 4 : Closed Independence Day
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Upcoming Events

Virtual Ask a Business Consultant: Office Hours with Temple Small Business Development Center

Wed, June 1, 2022 1:00 P.M.

Temple Small Business Development Center  (SBDC) is here to answer your business questions! We’re hosting virtual office hours with a business consultant who can help current and…

Virtual Full Circle Career Workshop: Changing Careers, Branding and Elevator Speech

Tue, June 7, 2022 12:00 P.M.

Are you unsure of how to introduce yourself in networking situations? Are you unclear about what others think and feel about you professionally? If yes, this is just the workshop for you! In this…

Virtual Ask a Nonprofit Expert: Grant Writing

Wed, June 8, 2022 10:00 A.M.

Most nonprofits apply to foundations and other grant-giving organizations for funding. At your meeting with your consultant, you can discuss how to identify suitable grantors, what they expect in…

Lunch & Learn: Reference Solutions For Business Expansion

Wed, June 8, 2022 12:00 P.M.

Learn how to use the Reference Solutions  U.S. Business and Consumer Modules to target specific groups of businesses or individuals who may most likely be interested in your…

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