Research Services

Library Assistance:Reference desk attendant
The Main Library has a full Reference Department, with a librarian always available to help find the book or information you need. We can also answer quick reference questions by telephone or e-mail, or help you use library resources from your home computer. Call the Reference Librarian at (518) 274-7071, email us:, or complete our contact form.

Interlibrary Loan
If we don’t have the book or article you need, we can request it for you through our interlibrary loan system. The material will be delivered to Troy Public Library for you. Please ask at the Information Desk for assistance.