Fleet Library at RISD

Fleet Library at RISD is a place for inquiry and inspiration, occupying the first and second floors of 15 Westminster Street. With over 100,000 books and periodicals, institutional archives, special collections, artists' books, material samples and picture collection, there is much to explore on site. Fleet Library also provides the RISD community with access to a wide range of digital resources, along with professional expertise to help navigate both online and physical resources for classroom instruction, individual research support and creative work.


Emily Begin
Digital Production and Cataloging Specialist
401 709-5936

Laura Browne
Senior Library Assistant, Circulation & Reserves
401 709-5907

Anne Butler
Visual Resource Center Assistant
401 709-5934

Marc Calhoun
Librarian III
401 709-5941

Claudia Covert
Librarian IV
401 709-5927

Emily Coxe
Assistant Director, Access Services
401 709-5908

Donna DeForbes
Senior Library Assistant, Acquisitions
401 709-5945

Douglas Doe
Digital Archivist
401 709-5922

Amy Doyle
Administrative Coordinator
401 709-5912

Robert Garzillo
Technical Services Librarian
401 709-5944

Andrew Martinez
401 709-5920

Stephen McCaughey
Senior Library Assistant, Circulation and Serials
401 709-5906

Margot Nishimura
Dean of Libraries
401 709-5909

Ellen Petraits
Research and Instruction Librarian
401 709-5905

Mark Pompelia
Librarian IV
401 709-5935

Mark Sweeney
Lead Library Assistant, Stacks Management and Resource Sharing
401 709-5906

Alecia Underhill
Materials and Picture Collections Supervisor