Rensselaer Libraries

Library Survival Guide

Posted: Aug 19, 2014

Welcome to the Libraries! Rensselaer Libraries on the Troy Campus is comprised of two libraries: Folsom Library which houses the main collection and the Architecture Library located in the Greene building. With an emphasis on the collections and services of the Folsom Library, this survival guide summarizes information needed to use our collections and services successfully. If you are looking for a guide that focuses on the Architecture Library, please visit the Architecture Library Survival Guide.



  • Building Hours
    • expand/contract Service Desk Hours (Folsom) 518/276-8310; (Architecture) 518/276-6465
    • expand/contract On-Call Librarians 518/276-8320
    • expand/contract Architecture Library (Greene Building) 518/276-6465
    • expand/contract Institute Archives and Special Collections (Folsom Library) 518/276-8340
    • expand/contract Library Café (Folsom Library, Main Floor)
  • expand/contract Your RCS ID and Password or Library Account Information
  • expand/contract Class Reserves
  • expand/contract Online Catalog
  • expand/contract Borrowing Library Materials
  • expand/contract Find a Book in Folsom Library
  • expand/contract ConnectNY
  • expand/contract Printing from Library Workstations
  • expand/contract Scanners
  • expand/contract Photocopier
  • expand/contract Study and Meeting Rooms
  • expand/contract Library Instruction
  • expand/contract Center for Communication Practices 518/276-8983


Maintained by Instruction Librarian, Folsom Library, Troy, NY.

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