Library Blog

New software - let us know how it is working for you

Monday, January 23, 2017

RTC Library has upgraded its library management software to provide better service.  This may affect logging into the library databases from off-campus.  Please contact us at (425) 235-2331 or if you have issues logging in.  Or come and visit us!

Some library services may be down Jan. 20-23

Thursday, January 19, 2017

RTC's Library is upgrading its software to provide better service.

RTC Library Winter Break Hours

Friday, December 9, 2016

Your classes may be done for the quarter, but if you still need computers, books, or reference help, RTC Library is open.

Use the Same Research Congress Does! Congressional Research Reports Free Online

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Need good research for a paper or project?  The US Congress has its own research service called the Congressional Research Service.

Visit the Veterans History Project for Veterans Day

Thursday, November 3, 2016

The Library of Congress has created a Veterans History Project at

Fun Science! Grunt, Gulp, and Stiff

Monday, October 17, 2016

Want to learn and be entertained at the same time? Author Mary Roach makes science fun.

New items on display

Friday, October 7, 2016

This summer Library staff weeded the RTC Library book collection for the first time in years.

DVDS and Books to Help You Succeed at RTC Library

Friday, September 23, 2016

We have resources to help you succeed, whether you’ve returned to school after several years off, or you were here last quarter. Right now we are showcasing books on school success in the library display case. We have books like The Secrets of Taking Any Test, Note Taking Made Easy, and Study Smarter, Not Harder.  Just ask at the desk if you’d like to check these out.

Welcome Back!

Friday, September 16, 2016

Whether you’re new to RTC or returning for another year, these are some things you might want to know:

Find great books at the library during the break

Friday, August 5, 2016

Need a computer, or books, or simply a cool place to read great fiction?  You can find that and more at RTC Library during the break.