How to access

You can consult online the Library for free with partial information viewing.

The access to the full information, including the manufacturer’s commercial contacts, and to the library, which allows  touching the materials’ physical samples, is reserved to members and to the companies having a Connected Membership.

Discover our different formulas and start browsing our database!

The physical library is located in Viale Sarca 336 and hosts more than 5.000 materials.

The library can be visited by members on appointment, from Monday to Friday 9.00-13.00, 14.00-18.00.

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If you wish to make the payment, please find below our bank account:

IBAN IT 51 Y 056960 161900 0003164X69
SWIFT: POSOIT22

For more information about our subscriptions, please contact infoswitzerland@materialconnexion.com or call +39 0286891721

Type of access

Online annual

  • full access to our online database
  • duration : 1 year
  • Library is not included
  • 210 CHF

Professional

Annual subscription for professionals

  • 1 account to access the online database and physical Library of Milan for one year (unlimited, on appointment)
  • duration : 1 year
  • 276 CHF

Small companies and studios

Annual membership for small companies and studios

  • 3 account to access the online database and physical Library of Milan (unlimited, on appointment)
  • Special prices for the purchase of other Material Connexion Italia’s services
  • Free and exclusive participation to our Connected Meeting
  • Gift of your choice between Materials Matter and Material Box
  • duration: 1 year
  • 553 CHF

* Up to 50 employees or 10millions of turnover

Corporate Italia

Annual membership dedicated to Italian and Swiss companies

  • 12 accounts to access the online and physical database (in Milan) (unlimited, on appointment)
  • Workshop of introduction to the library
  • Special prices for the purchase of other Material Connexion Italia’s services
  • Free and exclusive participation to our Connected Meeting
  • Gift of your choice between Materials Matter and Material Box
  • Duration: 1 year
  • 1658 CHF

Corporate International

International membership

  • Access to the online database and to all physical Libraries of the Material Connexion network (New York, Milan, Bangkok, Tokyo, Daegu, Skövde, Bilbao and all Satellite libraries.
  • Workshop of introduction to the library
  • Special prices for the purchase of other Material Connexion Italia’s services
  • Free and exclusive participation to our Connected Meeting
  • Gift of your choice between Materials Matter and Material Box
  • Duration: 1 year
  • from 2210 CHF

Please contact us for more information

Student

Annual membership reserved to students (it is necessary show the validity of the university card)

  • 1 account to access the online database and physical Library of Milan for one year
  • Duration: 1 year
  • 56 CHF

Academic

Annual subscription for Universities or Schools

  • 3 fix IP access to the online database
  • 2 visits to Milan’s Library (max. 30 students each visit, it can last up to 2 hours)
  • Material Matter books at a special price
  • Possibility to realize an internal Library (additional service)
  • Duration: 1 year
  • 829 CHF

Academic Program

Collective memberships for Universities or Schools

This membership formula allows Universities or Schools to activate annual subscriptions for their students for the special price of 22,10 CHF

The offer is valid for minimum 30 students.

Price from 663 CHF

(accounts can be activated by 12 months from the purchase date and valid for 1 year from the activation date)

Fact-finding visit

Individual visit to the Library of Material Connexion Italia, plus consultation on site of the online database

Duration: 1 year

(Booking required. Purchase can be done online or on site)

Group visit

Reserved to visitors group

It is possible to take guided tours at the physical materials Library (duration of the visit is approximately 2 hours), for maximum 30 people. The consultation of the online database is not included.

Price for the group visit: 221 CHF