External Resources

External Resources

Advanced Media Studio

The NYU Advanced Media Studio (commonly known as A.M.S.) provides many printing, laser cutting/etching, 3D printing/scanning services to the NYU community and those affiliated with NYU.


Name Location
Dimensional Communications, Inc. Northvale, NJ
Showman Fabricators Long Island City, NY
MC-2 (MC Squared) Chestnut Ridge, NY
Maltbie Exhibits Mount Laurel, NJ
Local Projects New York, NY
Hadley Exhibits Buffalo, NY
Taylor Group Toronto, NY
Explus Exhibits Dulles, VA
HB Stubbs Warren, MI
1220 Exhibits Nashville, TN
Group Delphi Alameda, CA
Chicago Scenic Studios Chicago, IL
The Nassal Company Orlando, FL

Name Location
Batwin + Robin New York, NY
Unified Field Northvale, NJ
The Lab NYC New York, NY
Eyeball New York, NY
Potion New York, NY
Trollback New York, NY
Richard Lewis Media Group (RLMG) Boston, MA
Boston Productions Inc. (BPI) Boston, MA
Cortina Washington, DC
Redmon Group Washington, DC

Name Location
Audio, Visual and Control (AV&C) New York, NY
Dimensional Communications, Inc. Northvale, NJ
Electrosonic New York, NY
Production Resources Group (PRG) New York, NY
BBI Engineering, Inc. San Francisco, NY
Edwards Technology Inc. (ETI) El Segundo, CA
MAD Systems Orange, CA

Material Connexion

All students wishing to visit the Materials Connexion Library should first do research online at http://library.materialconnexion.com/home.aspx — you can only access it while on the NYU network (wireless, wired, or VPN). Then contact Material Connexion to schedule a visit. If you need more services than what is offered by just a visit, talk to John Duane, ITP Tech staff in the Shop.

The address is:

Material ConneXion
1271 Avenue of the Americas, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10020

Telephone: +1 917 934 2898
Fax: +1 212 842 1090

Visits to the library must be made by appointment at least 24hrs. in advance. You will be required to present your NYU ID before entering the library.

  • Library Visitation Policies:
  • All personal property must be deposited in the coat closet at the entrance to the library. You will be allowed to bring only a single notebook and pen/pencil into the library.
  • Absolutely no food or drink will be permitted in the library.
  • No photography is allowed in the facility.
  • Care must be taken when handling any sample of materials. DO NOT REMOVE ANY PORTION OF THE SAMPLE OF THE MATERIAL.
  • If you remove samples from the stacks and take them to another location, please leave them on the table and notify a staff person who will re-shelve them.
  • Submit to personal inspection any brief case, computer case, parcel, book, notebook, or other personal property before moving it from the facility.

A library staff person is present on all visits and will be available to assist in the use of the library etc but they are not there to do material research for you.

Note: You may visit, without appointment or coupon, the current exhibition in the library reception area. This changes every 3 months or so.

NYU Library

The NYU Library provides many useful services, including:

  • Library Guide for ITP
  • Ask a Librarian
  • Research Consultation