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Rhode Island School of Design

Materials & Materiality: Material Resource Center

A guide to locating physical materials as well as print and online sources on materials and their properties


Materials Collections beyond RISD

Materials collections located in art & design schools and other academic institutions.

Visit the Material Resource Center - 2nd floor room 204

above: 2009-2012
below: 2012-present


Mon - Fri    9:00am - 4:30pm
Sat             closed
Sun            closed

Click here for today's hours.

Up to 30 material samples may be borrowed for 14 days

For class visits or more information, contact
Mark Pompelia
, Visual + Material Resource Librarian
401 709-5935


MRC in the News
core77 article

Images courtesy of d. seliger, core77

Innovative Materials at RISD's Material Resource Center