Feinberg Library

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Library & Information Technology Services

Scheduling Group Tours & Research Visits at Feinberg Library

Getting Started

Please begin by completing our online Tour Request Form or by contacting Barbara Criss at telephone (518) 564-5188 or e-mail crissbs@plattsburgh.edu

Tours generally take 30 minutes. Visitors are asked to comply with library guidelines.

Tour Guides are trained student associates. When appropriate, librarians may be scheduled to conduct a tour.

Tours for SUNY Plattsburgh Groups

For a general tour of the library

Please submit your request at least two weeks before the date of your visit. Complete the Tour Request Form or contact Barbara Criss (tel. 564-5188 / crissbs@plattsburgh.edu). She will schedule the tour and provide a guide. Tours start from the Service Desk by the second-floor entrance to the library.

For a class visit without a tour...

Faculty are asked to contact Tim Hartnett (hartnetc@plattsburgh.edu; 518-564-5205) so that Reference staff can be prepared.

For a Library Instruction Session

Faculty who would like a library instruction session for their class, covering specific library materials, are asked to fill out the Course-Related Instruction Request Form, or contact Elin O'Hara (oharaea@plattsburgh.edu; tel. 518-564-5187) at least two weeks in advance.

For a tour of Special Collections

Contact Debra Kimok (kimokdm@plattsburgh.edu; tel. 518-564-5206) at least two weeks in advance.

Guest Tours and Research Visits

We provide group tours for groups of visiting guests and researchers; however, these are available only during SUNY Plattsburgh breaks and intercessions. Kindly submit your request at least two weeks in advance. Contact Barbara Criss (tel. 564-5188 / crissbs@plattsburgh.edu). She will schedule your tour and provide a guide. Tours start from the Service Desk by the second-floor entrance to the library. The size of the group may affect scheduling.

View our academic calendar.

Guidelines and Expectations for Library Tours and Research Visits

Contact Information

For more information about Library tours and visits, please contact:

Barbara Criss
Circulation Supervisor
Phone: (518) 564-5188
E-mail: crissbs@plattsburgh.edu