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Visual Resource Center

About the VRC

The Visual Resource Center (VRC) at the Department of Art & Design is a digital and analog image, book, and materials samples library used in classroom instructions, student presentations, and research. The VRC is open to all students, staff, and faculty.

The VRC is home to the Innovative Materials library, to an ever-growing image library of over 30,000 digital images of works of art, and a library of art reference materials, books, and journals about art, design and visual culture.

VRC space

The VRC is located in the Arts Building on the second floor. It is open to all CSUSB students, faculty and staff for research and study from 10am to 5pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, and 10am to 2pm on Tuesdays. The VRC is closed on University recognized holidays (see the academic calendar for specific dates)


Header image credit: Stravinsky Fountain, Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris, Île-de-France, France), photographer: Scott Gilchrist