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Library Hours

Hours are subject to change

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Monday 8:30 4:30
Tuesday 8:30 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 4:30
Thursday 8:30 4:30
Friday 8:30 4:30
Saturday Virtual assistance
Sunday Virtual assistance

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    Location: Elston 132


    Phone: 518-381-1235

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Have you registered for spring 2021?

If not, please contact your advisor at

Mentee program

This semester will not be a normal term, but you don't have to do this on your own! Join the mentoring program today!

If you are interested, email Dr. Babette Faehmel at 

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Want to borrow a book?

The library is offering "curb side" pick-up of books and media. Please contact us at 518-381-1235 or for help.


Computer Use

There are two computers for student use in Elston 132.  Usage is limited to research and quiet course work.

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Need help?

  • In-person, walk-in research help is offered on a limited basis.
  • Make an appointment for in-person research help. This will guarantee you can get help when you need it.
  • Make an appointment for online research help from a librarian.  
  • Use Ask Us 24/7 for immediate online research help

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Flyer for virtual long night against procrastination. Week of November 30. Live events Monday November 30 11a.m. - 1p.m. and Thursday December 3 6p.m. - 10p.m.