Answered By: Jennifer Yao Weinraub
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018     Views: 2106

Material ConneXion is a source of cutting-edge materials for design.  The New School has access to their searchable database as well as their physical library located in Midtown Manhattan.

To access the database,

  1. Go to the library website at  (If you're off campus, sign into My New School and click on the "Libraries" link in the Apps Locker.)
  2. Click on the 'Browse Databases' box within the 'Books & More' box.
  3. Once you're on this new page, click on M and then scroll down until you get to "Material Connexion."
  4. Click on the link.

To visit the library in person, Contact Material ConneXion and make an appointment, stating that you are a Parsons student or faculty member.  Due to space limitations, classes and groups may be limited to visits from 6-8pm.