Nature Lab Room Request Form
The Nature Lab schedules the use of its Main Collection Room and Bone Room (rooms 22 and 22A), our Microscopy Lab (room 12), the Biodesign Makerspace (room 11) and the Loeb Design Science Collection. We suggest that reservations be made at least a week in advance (preferably earlier) to assure that needs are met and you are able to secure the space you need. Students, faculty, staff and visitors may all use this form.
INDIVIDUALS DO NOT NEED TO MAKE A RESERVATION. ONLY USE THIS FORM IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BRING IN A GROUP/CLASS TO USE THE NATURE LAB.
OUR FALL 2021 OPERATING HOURS ARE:
Natural History Collection (room 22) and Bone Room (room 22A) :
Mon & Wed: 8am–10pm
Tue, Thu, Fri: 8am–6pm
Microscopy Lab (room 12) and Biodesign Makerspace (room 11):
Mon - Fri: 8:30am–4:30pm
Saturday: 10am–4pm [subject to change]
Loeb Collection (Carr Haus):
No regular hours. Opened upon request.
A staff member will respond to all submitted forms as soon as possible, usually within 24 hours.
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Room being requested
Nature Lab Main Collection (room 22)
Microscope Study Room (room 12)
Loeb Collection (Carr Haus)
RISD- Apparel Design
RISD- Continuing Education
RISD- Continuing Education- PreCollege
RISD- Digital + Media
RISD- Film, Animation + Video
RISD- Foundation Studies
RISD- Furniture Design
RISD- Graphic Design
RISD- Industrial Design
RISD- Interior Architecture
RISD- Jewelry + Metals
RISD- Landscape Architecture
RISD- Liberal Arts
RISD- Teaching + Learning in Art + Design
RISD- Textile Design
Other RISD Department
What best describes your affiliation with RISD?
The Nature Lab is not a public facility. Limited space is available to non-RISD groups interested in visiting the Lab.
Number of Visitors
Course Title (if applicable)
Contact Phone Number
Age of Students
Students 8 and under will require one chaperone per 4 students.
Teen (13 -18)
Youth (12 and under)
Media Being Used
Charcoal and dust-producing media are not allowed in our Microscope Study Room. Oil-based paints are not allowed in any of our spaces.
Specimen & Equipment Needed
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