Library Blog

1.5 Stay Alive – Climate Change Meets Music (New Library DVD)

Friday, January 5, 2018

The Caribbean islands are in a position to be catastrophically affected by climate change – think hurricanes. Caribbean musicians were challenged to discuss their experiences with climate change and thoughts on how to deal with it. They did so, in song.  Listen to the songs, learn about the science. 

How We Can Help You This Quarter

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Welcome back to Winter Quarter! Find out how the library can help you this quarter.

Interesting New DVDs for Your Holiday Break

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Interesting New DVDs for Your Holiday Break

Library Winter Break Hours and Closures

Friday, December 1, 2017

RTC Library will be open regular hours for finals week, December 4-8, 2017. The Library will be closed December 25, 2017 and January 1, 2018.

Thanksgiving Hours and Rumble!

Friday, November 17, 2017

RTC Library will be closed from 4:30 PM Wednesday, November 22, to 7 AM Monday, November 27th, for the Thanksgiving holiday. But you can still get eBooks, magazines and journals for your final projects, and even librarian help. 

Be the First to Check out RTC Library’s New Books and Videos

Friday, November 3, 2017

Want to know what new books and DVDs the library has added lately?  Check out the RTC Library New Materials Guide.

Next Week: Advising Day and Veterans Day Hours

Monday, October 30, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, is an Advising Day, and the library will be open reduced hours, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The entire Renton Technical College campus - including the library - will be closed on November 10, 2017, in observation of Veterans Day.

Trying to Log in to Library Databases and Getting an Error Message?

Friday, October 20, 2017

The login to RTC Library databases from off-campus is your RTC email address and email password. The system, however, recognizes the default password and will give you an error message if you enter it. You will need to log into your student email at least once and change your password from the default password to one you select.

Library is Open From 10-2 on Oct 25, Advising Day

Friday, October 20, 2017

The library is open from 10AM to 2PM on October 25.

Is It Fake News Or Real?

Friday, October 13, 2017

Sometimes you read a story on the internet, and wonder “is that real?” Librarian Debbie Crumb has a Fake News LibGuide with tips on how to tell if what you’re reading is creditable or not.