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In Person

Librarians are available at the Reference Desk (1st Floor) during the regular semester from:

  • Monday - Wednesday: 11am - 9pm
  • Thursday: 11am - 7pm
  • Fridays: 11am - 5pm
  • Saturdays: Not Available
  • Sundays: 12pm - 5pm


Call the reference desk at: 845.758.7281.


Text a librarian at: 845.397.1115


Chat with the librarian on the Reference Desk. The chat is available during the semester from 9am to 9pm Monday through Thursday, 9am to 5pm on Friday, and 10am to 5pm on Saturday. It may take a few moments for us to respond so please be patient. If no one answers the chat, call the Reference Desk at 845-758-7281. You can also send us an email using the form in the next window.


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