Accessing Books, eBooks, and Audiobooks | Joan Weill Adirondack Library

Print Books

Library staff will retrieve items for you to pick up at your convenience and in the manner that you feel most safe.

We can take requests through in-person, phone, email, or online through the library catalog search results.

Students and Faculty: We will fulfill book requests within 24 hours of receiving them. We will do our best to accommodate requests requiring a faster turnaround time.

3 ways to receive your books for students and faculty:

  1. Pick up at the front desk
  2. Pick up "curbside" in the lobby between the library and the Hutch.
  3. Faculty office delivery: faculty can request print materials be delivered to their offices.
    1. You will receive a confirmation that your book is available and an estimated confirmed time of delivery

Please use the chat function on our website or email us at with any questions. You can also request an appointment with us through Starfish.

Ebook Vendors

Ebsco eBook Academic Collection: ~175,000 academic electronic books on a wide array of subjects.
JSTOR eBook Collection: A focused collection of academic books largely related to College programs.
APA PsycBooks: A collection of ebooks on psychology from the American Psychological Association.
Overdrive Audio and e-Books: New in 2018: A collection of e-books and audiobooks for general audiences. The easiest way to use this collection is through the Libby App from Overdrive, get instructions here.