Laptop loans Fall 21

RISD is continuing to offer three types of loans of laptops for Fall 21: Laptop loaner program: Semester long loans are available to those who have needs due to not owning a laptop, financial constraints, etc. Please send your inquiry for this type of qualifying loan directly to David Chandler, Supervisor, RISD Media Resources @…

Checkout location

For all who are new to Campus… The Media Resources checkout is located in the main lobby of the RISD Auditorium, 17 Canal Walk. Pleas use the Qless app to make your appt and see you soon!

All classroom presentation issues

If you have an issue with projections/presentation systems in any classroom/studio/conference room, please CALL the main Media Resources number for assistance and we will send an AV technician to you ASAP to insure continuation of instruction/meeting, etc. 454-6129.

Qless for checkout

Just a reminder that Media Resources will continue to use Qless for the equipment checkout.  The policies and procedures for checkout are here:mrc.risd.edu You will need to sign the loan agreement when you pick up.  There are three ways to access the RISD queues in QLess: From the MyRISD App (or my.risd.edu from your computer) – click the Queuing & Appointment…

Final returns of all loaned equipment

Dear MRC checkout users,  Media Resources needs your assistance in the return of all loaned equipment used for presentation and documentation in the Academic Year 2020-21 . For Graduating seniors and second year grads the deadline is May 28. Webcheckout will send auto reminders of this due date. If you are graduating and need more time to…

New Lighting equipment available at Checkout

In anticipation of final project documentation needs, we have been able to provide new lighting kits for your use. There are now 5 kit options to use for a range of applications. Please visit the equipment page (under Services tab) of the website and click on the variety of kit options to see specs.,etc. Here’s…

More on presenting work

Here are a few links to explore possibilities and recommendations for presentation of your work. We hope this is helpful. This first one is via RISD specifically. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1e68CaLWagnzQRT96YtpT2qgNtNjjqRIj3lBXSa_DPGs/edit This is for designers in the professional environment, but the principles apply in Higher Ed and the critique culture. https://www.invisionapp.com/inside-design/how-to-present-design-work/ There are a ton of similar prefab…

Equipment Page Link Updates

When choosing equipment from the Qless app, you are not able to know exactly what the specifications are for the piece you are choosing. NOW you can go to the equipment page, click on the name of the piece of equipment and be linked to a page with the product description and specifications. This way…