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Library Hours

Reminder: Virtual Assistance is ALWAYS available.  Chat online with a college librarian 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with Ask Us 24/7.

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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 Closed  
Sunday Closed  

Contact Us

    Location: Elston 132

    Email: libraryservices@sunysccc.edu

    Phone: 518-381-1235

    Make an appointment

   Ask Us 24/7

eBook Survey

The library is conducting a survey on student awareness and preference of eBooks.  The results of the survey will be used to help us plan and build the library collections for the future. Thank you for your participation!

Link to Survey

Check it out!

Caroline wearing a mask

I'm here to help!

SUNY Schenectady Librarian Caroline Buff

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

Govie wearing a mask

I'm here to help!

SUNY Schenectady Librarian Giovannine Matheron

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

Larry in a mask

I'm here to help!

SUNY Schenectady Librarian Larry Rogers

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

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 faehmeb@sunysccc.edu. 

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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 libraryservices@sunysccc.edu for help.

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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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America's News

Use this database to search a single newspaper, a select group of sources, or the entire collection.
New content added daily from more than 3,000 full-text news sources nationwide. Online access to local news, information and obituaries, available 24/7 in the library as well as remotely.