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Rhode Island School of Design

Online Resources: Articles

Online resources and databases containing articles, books, images, and materials the RISD Library subscribes to as well as recommends arranged by type of resource and alphabetically.



Off Campus Access

When you access the library's licensed online resources you will be prompted for information located on your RISD ID:

  • Type in your first name or last name (as it appears on your RISD ID)
  • 14-digit barcode number (located on the back of your RISD ID)

The log in process is necessary only once per browser session

If you have any problems, please contact the Reference Desk at 401-709-5908 or


Have a citation or journal title and need to find out if the Library has it?  

Search E-Journals by journal title to find out what the Library has online and in print.  

E-Journals also know as Gold Rush is an online catalog of what journals the Library owns in all formats.  It also contains what databases index what journals.