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NEW SERVICE - 24 HOUR REFERENCE HELP!!, though not necessarily with a Herkimer College Librarian. Click here for a chat with a Herkimer College Librarian when we are available.

Herkimer College is proud to be home to the Ronald F. Williams Library building. The Library staff is dedicated to helping and teaching users to navigate the often-complex world of information.

New Service: New York Times Online Free for all students, faculty and staff, including mobile and tablet apps.

Flipping through a digital magazine is fun and easy using Flipster.  Available via the Library Website (Databases—Flipster).  Magazines are viewable on desktop computers and mobile devices.  Off campus access requires log on using MyHerkimer credentials.


The Library now has Kobo E-Readers available for student use and they can be borrowed for 3 weeks.  Free books are available from EBSCO and Springer and can be accessed by using the Library online catalog.  See a Librarian for details!

FACULTY: learn about the options available for Library Instruction and schedule your class today.

Located on the second and third floors of the Library building, the Library’s hours for student and faculty use are:

Regular Semester Hours | September 3 - December 19

  • Sunday: 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. (Closed holiday weekends)
  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed

Closed October 12 - 15; November 27 - Dec. 1

Summer Break Hours | May 20 - September 2

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed


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 Our full-service Library offers:

Have a suggestion for the Library? Let us know.

Need a form? It may be here.

Want to know more about our policies? View this page.

Want a lot of info about the Library in print?  Here is the Student Library Handbook.

To ask questions or learn more, contact us at:

Reference Desk: 315-866-0300 ext. 8394 or text 315-836-3796
Reference Desk, Toll-free: 1-844-GO4-HERK ext. 8394
Circulation Desk: 315-574-4007

Not feeling chatty? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page or text questions to 315-836-3796.