About the Saranac Lake Campus Library
The North Country Community College's main library is at the Saranac Lake campus. This library houses more than 60,000 books and a variety of non-print media. The library also houses the Adirondack Collection and the Nettie Marie Jones Fine Arts Collection. The Adirondack Collection consists of historical materials pertaining to the Adirondacks, dating back to the early 1800s. The Nettie Marie Jones Fine Arts Collection consists of the former Lake Placid (NY) Center for the Arts' Fine Arts Collection.
In addition, the library provides access to electronic resources, including full-text article databases, indexes, encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference guides, and ebooks. The library participates in a number of regional consortia providing access to books, journals, and other learning materials owned by libraries worldwide.
Study carrels, casual seating, and desks equipped for viewing and listening provide a comfortable environment for research and study. Librarians are available to assist patrons with using library resources effectively, locating materials, and connecting users with information outside the library. The library houses 20 computers available for student, staff, and community use.
Saranac Lake Hours
2017 SUMMER Hours (through August 29):
Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
The Saranac Lake Campus Library will be closed on weekends, holidays, and whenever the College is closed. The Saranac Lake Campus Library will be open the Sunday afternoon of midterm and final exam weeks.