Library Tours, starting Wednesday, 8/28

First Floor Services Desk

Welcome new and returning students! As Fall ushers in, we’ll take you throughout all floors, from the coziest corner in the stacks, to the loveliest gallery, so you can get a better feel for the Gottesman Libraries and find your way your way around Russell Hall. Not to be missed is the Big Bear in the Zen Rock Garden — home to many a student surrounded by award-winning children’s books! We’re eager to see you, delighted to answer your questions, and happy to share exciting news about upcoming events and offerings.* 

  • Wednesday, August 28, 1pm
  • Thursday, August 29, 3pm
  • Friday, August 30, 11am
  • Tuesday, September 3, 4pm
  • Wednesday, September 4, 1pm
  • Thursday, September 5, 2pm
  • Friday, September 6, 11am
  • Monday, September 9, 10am
  • Tuesday, September 10, 12pm
  • Wednesday, September 11, 2pm

Open to members and affiliated members of Teachers College, all tours meet at the First Floor Library Services Desk, and last approximately 45 minutes. 

If you’d like to join us at another time, please let us know and we will gladly make additional arrangements.

Poster Image: Sea Harvest, by Alex Simpson, The Ziegfeld Collection of International Children's Art, Courtesy of Gottesman Libraries, Teachers College, Columbia University


To request disability-related accommodations contact OASID at, (212) 678-3689, or (646) 755-3144 video phone, as early as possible.

Last Updated: 1:25 pm, Thursday, Sep 12 , 2019