Library Blog

Spring Break 2015 Library Hours

Friday, March 13, 2015

Spring Break is approaching.  But for those of you who cannot resist our comfortable chairs, ample computers and collection of over 50,000 books and videos, the library will be open!

The Adventure of English - New DVD Series

Monday, March 9, 2015

Where did the English language come from?  How did it grow? And how did it become today's dominant language of business and science?  This eight part series answers all these questions. Available in the RTC Media section at 420.9 ADVENTU 2009e.

Need an Article for Your RTC Studies from Another Library? Ask Us.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

We can get copies of articles or borrow books from other libraries for RTC students, faculty and staff.  Just come to the library and fill out an Interlibrary Loan form. 

ProQuest Maintenance in February, 2015

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

ProQuest - our source of millions of articles on everything from Art history to Zoology - will be down for system maintenance for five hours on Saturday night.

New Health Care Titles for February, 2015

Thursday, February 5, 2015

RTC Library adds many new resources on health care each year.  Two recent items deal with privacy and mathematics.

Need to Charge Your Phone? The Library Can Help

Friday, January 30, 2015

The library has phone charging cords and adapters that can be checked out for in-library use. 

Bet You Didn't Know We Had These....

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

RTC Library carries books on thousands of subjects, from nursing care plans to English textbooks.  And we carry some books you wouldn't expect, too.

Microsoft Imagine Academy (Formerly Microsoft IT Academy) Offers Free Classes to Upgrade Your Computer Skills!

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Microsoft's IT Academy has changed its name! It is now Microsoft Imagine Academy.  The Washington State Legislature has partnered with Microsoft to provide over 400 computer courses free of charge to Washington State residents, through Microsoft Imagine Academy. Take a free computer class or twenty, and upgrade your skills today.

Library Closed January 19, 2015 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 12, 2015

The library will closed on January 19 - as will the rest of the college - in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day.

Welcome Back from 2015 Winter Break!

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

We're so happy to see RTC's new and returning students on this first day of Winter Quarter!