The Robert T. Bolo, Jr. Business Center, located in the Grand Blanc-McFarlen branch of the Genesee District Library, is a source of quality business, career, investing, and other financial information. As the only full-scale Business Resource Center certified by the Michigan Small Business Development Center (MI-SBDC) in Genesee County, the center provides one-on-one assistance to entrepreneurs as they develop a business or marketing strategy.

In addition to our online resources, the Business Center stocks current business periodicals and other print material in the following areas:

  • Banking/Loans
  • Personal Finance/Budgeting
  • Grant Writing
  • Human Resources
  • Investing
  • Tax Information
  • Legal Guides

Genesee District Library Business Center Blog

Small Business Plan Assistance

Career Assistance

Small Business Information

Business Organizations (Local and National)

Contact the Business Center

  • Phone: 810-694-5190
  • Fax: 810-694-5313
  • Address: 515 Perry Road, Grand Blanc, MI (view map)
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Alger Newberry, the Business Center Librarian, is available to discuss your business information needs during our center hours. You are also welcome to make an appointment by phone or by email.

Business Center Hours

  • Mon & Tues: 9am - 5pm
  • Wed & Thurs: Noon - 8pm
  • Fri & Sun: Closed
  • Sat: 9am - 5pm

Please note that while the business center librarian is not available on Fridays, materials remain available for you to borrow when the McFarlen Branch is open.

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