Adult Services

Elizabeth Cisek, Reference/Circulation

Phone: (845) 477-8377 Ext. 105

E-Mail: ecisek@rcls.org

Our Adult area has several tables with comfortable chairs to sit at while reading or working on a personal project. The Reference area includes new study cubicles equipped with electric and USB charging ports as well as a morning coffee bar and a large table with chairs where you can enjoy the newspaper or a magazine with coffee or tea. The Adult area includes the following resources:

Book Collections

  • New Arrivals
  • Fiction
    • Mystery
    • Regular Fiction
    • Graphic Novels
    • Holiday Novels
    • Local Authors
    • Westerns
    • Large Print
    • Science Fiction
    • Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Non-Fiction
    • Books on All Subjects
    • Biography
    • Local History
      • Special Emphasis on Greenwood Lake
      • Currently being digitized
  • Periodical
    • Newspapers
    • Magazines

Reference Materials

  • Almanacs
  • Encyclopedias
    • General
    • Subject
  • Dictionaries
  • College Guides
  • Village of Greenwood Lake & Town of Warwick Code
  • Literary Criticism
  • Contemporary Authors
  • Books in Print
  • and much, much more...

Ready Reference

  • Phone Books
  • Value Line
  • Kovel's Antiques
  • Harvard Health Letter
  • Mayo Clinic Health Letter
  • Reference Questions Answered
  • Questions: Contact Elizabeth Cisek, Reference Services, Ext. 105 or info@rcls.org

Media Collections

  • Books on CD
  • DVDs and BlueRay discs 
  • Music CDs
  • Video Games(Located in the Computer Area)
  • Playaways

Computer Services

  • Scanner
    • Operated by a staff member only;  appointments suggested 
  • Public Access Computers
    • Internet
    • Word Processing
    • Reference
    • Research
    • Tutorial and general use
    • Computer Policy
  • Wi-Fi Access
  • Computer Classes at designated times
  • ANSER (Automated Network Services that allows computerized public access to all the libraries in the Ramapo Catskill Library System

Library Services/Offerings

  • Library materials renewed in person, by phone, and online

  • Library materials placed on hold in person, by phone, and online

  • Collectibles Displays – Contact Adult Services, Ext. 108
  • Works of Art Display – Contact Adult Services, Ext. 108
  • Museum Passes – Contact Jill Cronin, Ext. 103 , Available only to patrons with a Greenwood Lake Public Library card
  • Photocopying – Black & white 10¢ per page; Color 50¢ per page
  • Fax Machine – Outgoing: $2.50 for first page and cover sheet, $1.00 each
    page thereafter; Incoming: $1.00 per page
  • Puzzle Table for adults only
  • Morning Coffee Bar – For adult patrons only – Click here for rules

Other

  • Civil Service job postings
  • Unbound information file
  • College catalogs and financial aid information
  • Federal and state income tax forms. These can be accessed via the Internet as well.
  • Continual book sale
  • Community bulletin board