Space Rental

Scribe Video Center makes unique setting for private events such as seminars, screenings and community meetings. Anyone interested in the Scribe Video Center spaces may contact the Media Center Manager however, the spaces cannot be used for events that are primarily commercial. An on-site manager must be scheduled to provide building over-site during event to set-up and clean-up.

The Central Space

With its openness, this is an ideal spot for a meeting, a lecture or a screening. The Central Space may be equipped with a large screen and projector. It accommodates 50 in lecture-style seating at a flat-floor set-up. It can also be arranged with seminar or conference tables.


Events may be held from 6:00 PM to midnight. Scribe-sponsored educational programs and co-sponsored events have first priority for the use of Scribe's space. Smoking is not permitted in the Scribe Video Center. Food and beverages are not allowed outside of the rental spaces.

Kitchen Area

The Scribe Video Center does not operate on-site catering services. We have a small kitchen located on the the right of the elevator entrance. The kitchen is equipped with a sink, a microwave and limited prep areas.


The center owns a collection of audio-visual equipment, microphones, multimedia projectors, and TV/DVD/VCRs. Rental charges apply for the use of this equipment. Renters must arrange for any additional equipment needs or specialized technical assistance.

Scribe has 50 chairs, 2 folding 6 foot tables, all of which may be used at no additional charge. Please check with the event coordinator regarding the availability of this equipment. There may be additional charges for audio visual equipment.


Scribe's West Philadelphia office space is accessible by elevator. We have wide doorways, hallways and ADA-compliant bathrooms. The front door or our new building is outfitted with an automatic opener.