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OFPC Library at the Academy of Fire Science search catalog

Welcome! The Library located at the Academy of Fire Science in Montour Falls is ready to help you!

OFPC Library Information Sheet

Notice: Library Schedule for November 2015

  • We offer phone reference, referral, and research help. All New Yorkers are welcome to come in, browse, and borrow! Just ask -- we'll try to help, whether it's by lending materials or reference assistance. Take a moment to read about what's new (9/2015 - 10/2015).

  • We are often open Monday through Saturdays, many days to 8pm. Call for this week's schedule.

  • We have an excellent collection of books, journal, and audiovisual materials on fire/arson investigation, building codes and construction, EMS, rescue, fire suppression, fire protection engineering, and HazMat.

  • We can even help you get passwords into some databases for at-home access for you and your family.

  • Our database of over 58,000 print, software and media items helps you find up-to-date information. There are over 10,000 links to full online content to help you get what you need, right now! Find out how to order our videotapes and DVDs.

  • We will lend, email or supply photocopies as appropriate usually the same day, with no charges.

  • To sign up for monthly e-mail of news & new arrivals, send a request to OFPC.Library@dhses.ny.gov

Contact the Library

Diana Robinson, Librarian
Academy of Fire Science Library

600 College Avenue
Montour Falls, NY 14865-9634
Phone: (607) 228-3137
Fax: (607) 535-4841

Email: OFPC.Library@dhses.ny.gov

Bryant D. Stevens

State Fire Administrator

The members of OFPC are dedicated to the advancement of sound fire safety practices by all citizens of NY and increasing the effectiveness and proficiency of the State's fire service.
This website is part of these efforts and we trust that the information provided will assist all of us in achieving a more fire safe NY.