Ives Squared | CIR & EIR

The New Haven Free Public Library, an anchor institution of the Elm City Innovation Collaborative, is excited to launch the second round of in-residence appointments for Ives Squared.


Creative-In-Residence
The Creative-In-Residence (CIR) aims to connect local creatives, artists and makers with the New Haven community and especially library users. This residency offers the opportunity to share skills and knowledge through workshops and classes, to experimenting with a new idea in a public context, and/or to create and implement a collective community project contributing to growing Ives Squared and the creative culture of New Haven.

CIR Guidelines

CIR Application


Entrepreneur-In-Residence
The Entrepreneur-In-Residence (EIR) embodies the spirit of innovation and the transference of practical information. This residency offers the opportunity to impact emerging entrepreneurs by sharing skills and knowledge through workshops and classes, conducting one-on-one office hour sessions, and creating an active community of inquisitive users helping to grow Ives Squared and foster the innovative talent of New Haven.

EIR Guidelines

EIR Application


Ives Squared is made possible with support from: