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Material ConneXion Library: Welcome


Material ConneXion Library

The Material ConneXion Library, a Sheridan Library and Learning Services collection, features leading-edge material samples sourced world-wide by Material ConneXion, a global leader in material innovation and sustainability. See and touch our 1,000 materials (and growing). Research for further information on our online Material ConneXion database.  Specifically curated for Sheridan students, this collection is here to inspire design ideas or provide solutions to design challenges. 

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Hours and Location

Two Locations:  Main Library: HMC B-Wing, Room B410; Satellite Library: Trafalgar Library, Creative Collections Room (Room C101)

HMC Material ConneXion Library hours: 11 AM to 2 PM, Monday to Friday, Fall and Winter terms. 

Trafalgar Library hours: Ask at the Information Desk for access or contact us at 


Softgel: Polyurethane elastomer gel
LuxCore: Translucent laminate panel
Laminated Blank:Laminated wood blank
PSMS+Color: Injection moldable polymer
Polymer Material - Engineered thermoplastic honeyc
Fidlock® SLIDER Fasteners: Compact, lightweight
Process Material - Seaweed Dye
Polymer Material – Colour shift pigment flakes
Polymer Material - High performance textile
Polymer Material- Continuous self-cleaning surface
Polymer Material - Music Cloth
Process Material - Art Glass Tile
Polymer Material - Retro-reflective mesh fabric
Polymer Material - 3D Printing material
Polymer Material - Retro-reflective mesh fabric
Polymer - Flex Electroluminescent Lighting Sheet
Polymer Material - Cast acrylic sheet material with colour
Polymer Material - Quilted textile & foam backing
Polymer Material - Lightweight recycled fabric pan
Polymer - Optical depth effect mirror panel
Polymer Material – PET bottle décor panels
Process Material - Antimicrobial Powder Coatings
Process Material - 3D film technology