Visual Resource Center

The Visual Resource Center is closed except by appointment during the Fall 2020 semester. VRC services (printing, scanning and computing stations) are not available. 

The Visual Resource Center (formerly the Art History Slide Room) is located on the first floor of the Center for the Visual Arts in Room 155. The center provides assistance to faculty, staff, and students in finding images for research, teaching, or other university activities. Our teaching collection includes digital database of 25,000 images. Also available to the university community through the University Library collection are several images databases: Artstor, the OhioLink Digital Resource Commons, and AP Images.  Please contact Renée Roll to request a user account for MDID.

School of Art image collection, MDID

Kent State University Library image resources

The Visual Resource Center also provides computing stations, printing, and scanning.  For more information on printing, follow the link below.

Large Format Printing Information

A digital photo lab is located in the VRC and is available to students (School of Art majors and minors) during scheduled times.  For more information or to schedule a time slot in the photo lab, follow the link below.

Digital Photo Studio Information