All our Business & IP Centres are currently closed. We are, however, still able to answer your enquiries by email. Please contact email@example.com.
We are continuing to signpost to 1:1’s and to the business support offered by our partners, New Anglia Growth Hub, Menta, MH Larking Gowen and Leathes Prior, as well as developing a means of delivering our free 1:1 IP clinics over the phone. Please contact us by email for details of this service.
While we are closed, COBRA (Complete Online Business Reference Advisor) is available to Norfolk Library and Information Service customers.
To access the database, log in by typing your library card number into the Subscriber Login box.
We are working with the British Library Business & IP Centre to offer a range of webinars and events to support the business community. Full details can be found on our Eventbrite page.
The Business and IP Centres are equipped to enable you to conduct your own research. They offer PCs with office software, free access to the internet and study spaces as well as:
We can help you:
Protecting your ideas is essential when developing an invention or design. By knowing and understanding your IP rights you can ensure that you are safeguarding your creativity effectively. Our IP team can help you work with patents, registered designs, copyright and trade marks and signpost your next move. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to book a one-to-one with one of our qualified staff.
As well as the support we can provide locally, The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is the government body responsible for granting IP rights. IP for Business from the IPO is a range of online tools designed to help you understand, identify, protect and exploit your IP assets to their fullest potential.
The Business & IP Centre provides access to a great selection of free online subscriptions to help you access up to date business information. These include COBRA (Complete Online Business Advisor), IBISWorld and FAME (Financial Analysis Made Easy). Find more details and a list of all subscriptions available in Norfolk Libraries here or access COBRA, IBISWorld and FAME below.
We have a year-round programme of events including SpotlightOn workshops, webcasts, marketplaces and one-to-one advice sessions.
Business & IP Centre Norfolk
Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
Tel: 01603 774740