Ornithology Library

Housed in the Imogene Powers Johnson Center for Birds and Biodiversity, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology Adelson Library became Cornell's newest library when it opened in May 2004. The collection contains a rich array of historical and contemporary ornithological materials, including an extensive selection of monographs and journals. Visitors to the Library can also take out binoculars for bird-watching at the Sapsucker Woods facility. The library is named for trustee Ellen G. Adelson '58, in recognition of her gift to underwrite its construction.

Holdings
13,471 print volumes

Hours

Library Hours for Academic Semester

Ornithology
Summer 2015
May 20, 2015 - August 24, 2015

Default Hours

    Sunday: Closed All Day
    Monday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Saturday: Closed All Day
Note: Closed daily from noon-1:00pm

Exceptions

May 25 (May 25, 2015 - May 25, 2015)

    Monday, May 25: Closed All Day

July 4, 2015 (July 4, 2015 - July 4, 2015)

    Saturday, July 4: Closed All Day

Website

Contact

Reference

(607) 254-2165

Circulation

(607) 254-2165

Address

Johnson Center for Birds & Biodiversity
159 Sapsucker Woods Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

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