Small Business Development Center

The South Carolina Small Business Development Center is a critical gateway resource for beginning entrepreneurs, offering one-on-one consulting, training programs and access to a wide variety of resources. Serving as a great access point to the entrepreneurial ecosystem, their team of consultants can provide guidance through the maze of regulations,…

Research Support

Richland Library provides customers with support as they explore business ideas, helping them to study potential competitors’ products while refining their own. Members have access to a wide variety of publications and search tools, in addition to training opportunities through platforms such as Lynda.


i3 is a social-sector innovation incubator based out of the UofSC College of Social Work. It provides education, consulting and traditional incubation services – mentoring, networking, testing and more – to students and community organizations.