Rensselaer Architecture Library
Rensselaer Libraries
Greene Building 308, 3rd Floor
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(518) 276-6465

Rensselaer Architecture Library

The Architecture Library was established in 1929 to support the core curriculum of the University's Architecture Program and to supplement the instructional and research activities of the School of Architecture. It houses monographs, periodicals, slides and other multimedia material on architecture and related subjects. The library is located on the third floor of the Greene Building. To reach staff at our service desk, call (518) 276-6465.

Architecture Library Hours (Fall and Winter Break)

Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 9:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday 3:00pm - 9:00pm

Our fall schedule is in effect from Monday, August 25th, to Tuesday, December 16th

Exceptions to the regular schedule:

Tuesday, December 16th - 8:30am - 5:00pm

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday Closed

Our winter break schedule is in effect from Wednesday, December 17th, to Sunday, January 25th

Exceptions to the regular schedule:

Wednesday - Friday, December 17th - 19th - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday - Wednesday, December 22nd - 24th - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, December 25th - Sunday, January 4th - Closed (Holiday Break)

Monday, January 19th - Closed (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

To view full schedule click here.

Evening and weekend access to the building requires a valid RPI ID card issued to current School of Architecture students, staff & faculty.