General Info & Library Tech

addresses various commonly asked questions, as well as those pertaining to technology

Can I use a conference phone?
IP Phones in Study Rooms All of our study rooms are outfitted with Polycom SoundStation IP6000 conference phones. They can be connected over Ethernet to th...
Wed, 29 Jul, 2020 at 12:49 PM
Can I use PayPal at the library?
For fine payments and other services, library patrons may use PayPal for Library Payments. This can be a useful alternative to using a credit card.
Fri, 24 Jul, 2020 at 8:32 PM
Can I use Zoom in library group rooms and classrooms?
Yes, but you will want to bring your own device. For more general information on library rooms, see this article: https://library.tc.columbia.edu/p/room...
Fri, 24 Jul, 2020 at 8:24 PM
How can I cancel a room reservation?
Click on the cancellation link included in the initial confirmation email. You will be sent a confirmation of your cancellation. If you've deleted ...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 4:20 PM
How do I apply for a part-time job at the library?
The library employs part-time associates to work in all aspects of library operations. With a focus on service to meet the needs of the TC community, these ...
Fri, 24 Jul, 2020 at 3:31 PM
I am a TC student working on my dissertation/thesis. Why can’t I access e-resources?
Library privileges accompany registration.  You must be registered each semester in order to borrow library materials or access electronic resources rem...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 6:43 PM
Important phone numbers
The main line for Teachers College, Columbia University is 212-678-3000. You may reach a number of offices around the college by substituting the final four...
Tue, 1 Sep, 2020 at 5:17 PM
Library Group Study Rooms
Please see our Room Reservation Guidelines for an overview of using library group study rooms.  Here is detailed information on each group study room av...
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019 at 12:15 PM
Registration questions
TC Students Registering for a Credit Course: Office of the Registrar  Email: registrar@tc.columbia.edu  Phone: 212-678-4050  Fax: 212-678-3005  Not ...
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018 at 11:30 AM
Requesting a wireless microphone
In order to use a wireless microphone in the library please:  Go to the 1st Floor Service Desk  Check out a wireless microphone for the particular room (...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 6:18 PM