RISD library makes list of best in the world

Jan 18, 2013

(PROVIDENCE, RI) The Fleet Library at the Rhode Island School of Design is listed on "The 50 Most Amazing University Libraries in the World."    The list was compiled based on unique, beautiful or intriguing architecture as judged by BestMastersPrograms.org.

Fleet Library at RISD
Credit RISD.edu

BestMastersPrograms.org says it included the RISD library because of “its innovative restoration of a historic bank building.”

On the BestMastersPrograms.org Top 50 library list are academic libraries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Other New England colleges and universities which made the international library list were Yale University, the University of Connecticut, Harvard University, and Boston College.

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