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GSD Materials Collection Primer

Visit the GSD Materials Collection

All users of any collection in Special Collections must create an account in HOLLIS Special Request; this includes users of the GSD Materials Collection.  In addition, your Harvard ID must be presented to staff at each visit.

PRO TIP:  Save time upon your first visit to the Materials Collection – create your HOLLIS Special Request account prior to arrival.

Special Collections Hours
Monday-Friday, see the hours page for daily hours and holiday closures.  No appointment necessary.  Staff always available to assist.

Materials Samples Circulate! 
1-week loan for GSD students and faculty.  Materials do not circulate during Design Discovery.
Samples are for reference use only.  No testing or damage to samples is permitted.