Rediscover the Ruth Lilly Library as the Indianapolis Art Center unveils a brand new coffee bar in partnership with BRICS. Established in 2020, The Library Coffee Bar is located inside the Art Center’s Ruth Lilly Library and aims to provide refreshments to students and a fashionably functional workspace to the greater Broad Ripple community. With plenty of natural light, abundant free parking, high-speed internet access, and over 30 electrical outlets – you can work comfortably without the hustle and bustle of larger cafes and coffee shops.

Serving up the best Indianapolis has to offer, The Library Coffee Bar prides itself on supporting locally crafted roasts and baked goods from brands like Tinker Coffee, Hubbard & Cravens, and 4 Birds Bakery. 30% of your patronage goes back into the Art Center and its continual efforts to inspire creative expression in people of all ages.

Whether or not you are able to paint, draw, or sculpt, the Art Center & BRICS looks to provide you with a unique place for productivity and creativity.




Mondays 9:30 am-3 pm

Tuesdays 9:30 am-3 pm and 5 pm-8 pm

Wednesdays 9:30 am-3 pm and 5 pm-8 pm

Thursdays 9:30 am-3 pm

Fridays 9:30 am-3 pm

Saturdays 9 am-4 pm

Sundays Closed


Click Here to Order Online!
Order ahead and pick up!





Espresso Bar

Double Shot Espresso - $3.5

Americano - $3.5

Cappuccino - $4

Cafe Latte - $4.5


Cold Brew

Java House Cold Brew - $3.5


Craft Coffees - Served Hot or Cold

Peanut Butter Latte - $5

Rose Latte - $5

Toasted Toffee Latte - $5

Raspberry White Chocolate Mocha Latte - $4.5

Mocha Latte - $4.5

Extra Shot of Espresso - $1.5


Signature Tea Lattes - Served Hot or Cold

Matcha Latte - $4

Raspberry Hibiscus Latte - $4.5

Masala Chai Latte - $4

Turmeric Ginger Latte - $4

London Fog Latte - $4


Specialty Creamers

Laird Superfood Creamer - Keto Friendly - $1

Laird Turmeric Creamer - Keto Friendly - $1


Hot + Cold Teas

- Assortment of Hubbard & Cravens Tea -

- $3.5


French Press

Small Craft - $3.5

Large Craft - $5


Milk Options


Fat Free






Build Your Own Smoothie

Fruit: strawberry, blueberry, banana, mango, kale

Juice: pineapple, apple, grapefruit, cranberry, iced tea

- $6


Cafe Toasts and Jellies

Avocado Toast - $7

Chicken Salad Toast - $7

Tuna Salad Toast - $7

Egg Salad Toast - $7

Peanut Butter & Jelly - $5

Add Hardboiled Egg to Any Toast - $1



Snack Burrito - $4

Bagel - $3

4 Birds Cookie - $3


BRICS Ice Cream Treats

Red velvet Ice Cream Sandwich - $4

BRICS Ice Cream Affogato - $4