Cornell Faculty and Programs

Blaschka Gallery

An online photo library of Cornell's priceless collection of glass sea life sculptures created by 19th century glass artists Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka.  Cornell is one of a handful of academic institutions with a collection of invertebrate sculptures by the renowned father-son Blaschka... more

Classic Works Knowledge Database

A  relational database and specialized link resolver software that seamlessly links abstracts to the works they cite. Cornell University Library and Cornell’s Classics Department developed this tool, which allows scholars to access online, full-text versions of the primary sources that their... more

Cornell Open Access Publication (COAP) Fund

The Cornell Open Access Publication Fund underwrites article processing fees for open-access journals for Cornell faculty, students and staff when funds are not otherwise available.  Cornell is one of five original signatories of the Compact for Open-Access Publishing Equity along with Harvard... more


A video collection of interviews with leaders in business, government, & nonprofits that brings the authentic voices of entrepreneurship, business and leadership into the classroom. Created by faculty and staff in the Cornell Department of Applied Economics and Management Staff, eClips... more

Grants Program for Digital Collections in Arts and Sciences

The program supports collaborative and creative use of resources through the creation of digital content of enduring value to the Cornell. Funded by the College of Arts of Sciences and coordinated by the Cornell University Library, the emphasis of the program is to build a library of resources... more

Mellon Collaborative Studies in Architecture, Urbanism and the Humanities

A seminar series supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to engage Cornell’s strong programs in the humanities, architecture and urban design.  Focused on the intersection of urbanism, design, and the humanities, the Mellon Seminars bring together faculty and students from multiple colleges... more

Partners in Animal Health

A collection of multimedia resources created by veterinary experts at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) for veterinarians and pet owners. Resources offered include instructional videos, 3D models, literature overviews, printable guides and more.

Research Data Management Service Group (RDMSG)

A collaborative, campus-wide organization that links Cornell University faculty, staff and students with data management services to meet their research needs. The RDMSG’s broad range of science, policy, data, and information technology experts provide timely, professional assistance for the... more

Sustaining the Specialized Monograph: A University Publishing Partnership for Scholarship in German Studies

In collaboration with Professor Peter Hohendahl (German Studies and Comparative Literature), a partnership between Cornell University Library and the Cornell University Press to develop a sustainable business model for monograph publishing in the humanities.  CUL and CUP are co-publishing ... more

Undergraduate Research Initiative

A collaboratively-designed seminar course for undergraduates looking for independent research in the humanities and interpretive social sciences. Offered for the first time during the spring 2013 semester, the course is a joint initiative of the Library and the Office of the Vice Provost for... more

VIVO: Research and Expertise Across Cornell

A web-based faculty and researcher profile service that connects researchers and resources across Cornell University and facilitates the discovery of who does what, where and how in all areas of research and scholarship. With funding from the Office of the Provost, librarians and information... more