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Community Users

Community users may:

  • Obtain a community patron borrower's card by presenting photo ID at the circulation desk. 
  • Borrow "regular" library material such as books, DVD's, maps, etc, subject to our Borrowing Policies. (Limit of 5 books and 2 DVDs at a time for community borrowers.)
  • Use the computers just to the right of the Help desk for Government Documents requiring other programs (e.g. spreadsheets of Census data) and to print (there is a nominal charge per page).  To log in, username is Internet and the password is internet.
  • Request Interlibrary Loan privileges by filling out the ILL community borrower form.


Community users may not:

  • Borrow equipment such as digital cameras or laptops
  • Borrow items which have been placed on reserve for student use
  • Use group study rooms


Crumb Library: 315-267-2485
Crane Library: 315-267-2451

Text Us!: 315-277-3730

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SUNY Potsdam College Libraries
44 Pierrepont Ave
Potsdam, NY 13676