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Patrons of RCLS member libraries who wish to check their library account, renew items, search, and place holds may use this generic RCLS catalog or the customized catalog available at their home library.

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Ramapo Catskill Library System, working cooperatively with member libraries, provides coordinated services, guidance, training, support and leadership to member libraries to sustain their effort to be responsive, proactive, vital community institutions that meet the changing needs of their users

Career Help@Your Library

Our career counselors will help you assess your needs, skills and interests.  He/She will answer any career questions you may have and will guide you through a step-by-step approach to your job search, job interview, re-entry into the workforce, or to rebuild your resume.  (up to a $161 value, FREE to you)

2018 Assembly Hearing on Library Funding

On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the Assembly Standing Committee on Libraries and Education Technology held a three-hour public hearing in Albany. The purpose of the hearing was for the Committee to review the impact and effectiveness of funding of libraries in New York State including funding for library construction and the allocation of State Aid to libraries.

RCLS Board Meeting

Board GavelThe next meeting of the RCLS Board of Trustees will be held on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the System Headquarters. Directors, trustees, staff and Friends as well as the public are welcome to attend.

Digital Downloads

To access digital materials at Ramapo Catskill Library System, you will need:
1) A valid library card
2) Access to the Internet
3) Free software for the computer and/or device. For more information go to


New York Library Trustees Online (NYLTO) has essential tools and resources for today's public library Trustees.

System Orientation

CompassThe next System Orientation will be held on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.  RCLS staff will conduct a tour of System headquarters. Any member library's staff, trustees, volunteers or Friends are invited to attend. You will meet with the RCLS director and the various department heads to get a total picture of the services offered to member libraries.

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