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Welcome to the Newly Renovated Wallace Center!

Welcome to the Wallace Center!    This summer was one of excitement, noise and dust as the Wallace Center spent several weeks under construction. The first floor of the Wallace Center has been transformed to better support the academic success and scholarship of our students and faculty.  Complementing services already offered by the Wallace Center’s RIT Libraries, Faculty Development and RIT Production, the new design features the addition of the Writing Commons and the RIT American Sign Language & Deaf Studies Community Center that were previously located in the SAU.

Wallace Center Entrance Repairs - Find the Latest Information Regarding Construction Closures

Urgent repair work is underway in the Wallace Center entrance lobby area.  As work progresses, the following impacts and closures are anticipated:

 A-level impacts:

Tuesday August 20 until Monday August 26, 2013 - The A-level circulation adjacent to Room A-400 will be closed.  Adjacent rooms may be entered either from the north or south but through circulation will be closed during this period.

Faculty/Staff Campus Delivery Form

Faculty / Staff campus delivery:

No time to come to the library to pick up your items? Request delivery. This service includes RIT owned items, ConnectNY, and Interlibrary Loan materials. Course Reserve materials, laptops or other non-circulating items do not apply. Delivery of items will occur during business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm. to your office location. If you are not available to accept the delivered items, they will be left with your department office.

Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective of Music on Campus

The opening for the exhibit Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective, will be held on May 2nd from 4-8 pm and will include music, refreshments, and a look at some well-known musicians and one-hit wonders you may have heard of or seen perform. Our DJ will be spinnin’ the vinyl hits of these entertainers.


The exhibit will run from May 2nd – October 31st, 2013 in the RIT Museum (3rd floor) and the Gladys Taylor Gallery (1st floor) of the Wallace Center.


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Database Finder: a new service for finding library databases.

The RIT Libraries have launched a Database Finder -- a new service for finding and browsing our extensive collection of library databases. The new Database Finder allows for browsing or searching databases by title, subject, description, or resource type and includes the ability to create and share custom lists of databases.