About Us

Welcome! In a time of rapid change, Cornell University Library continues to stand at the center of intellectual life on campus. With world-class collections and services — print, online, and in person — our Library serves as an indispensable partner in study, teaching and research at the university.


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Visitor Information

Get information about visiting the Library and visitor privileges.


Learn about the Library Executive Group and Library employment.

Alumni Access and Giving Opportunities

Find information about alumni access and services, donations to the library and an explanation of our campaign priorities.

Partnerships and Initiatives

The Library partners with faculty, departments and corporations to advance the university’s mission.

Public Policies

Policies relating to collections, computing, privacy and security, and library spaces.