Books and other media can be placed on reserve for your students at the Circulation Desk, and a list of reserve materials will be posted on the library website for your class to use. We can also post PDF articles and links to streaming and open content.
If you have a film(s) you want to assign for class via Canvas, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Some films can be sourced from Library streaming platforms, and titles from the physical Library collection can be scanned and inserted into your Canvas class page via Panopto player. Please let us know what it is and we’ll source it.
Turnaround time is anywhere from a week to month, depending on varying factors, so please try to give us as much lead time as possible.
You can assign a students or Teaching Assistant to be a Deputy Borrower. This will permitted the student or TA to check out library materials for a you.
Materials handled by Deputy Borrowers are checked out to the faculty member’s RISD library account. Deputy Borrowers must show their RISD ID in order to check out items for faculty. Each faculty member may have one Deputy Borrower at a given time.