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Engineering Library

Open 24 Hours - Full Hours /


The Engineering study spaces in Carpenter Hall include the first-floor main reading room, which is open to any current Cornell faculty, staff or student via their ID card 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except for December week break through New Years. The main reading room includes 25 computers, plus there are other rooms – Blue, Orange, Red, and Green Rooms with additional computers, which may be reserved.

Except for holidays and weekends, reference librarians are usually available from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.

  • Email reference librarians
  • Phone: (607) 254-6261
  • Visit us or send postal mail to the Engineering Library, 313 Campus Road, Carpenter Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca NY  14853. Engineering librarians are in rooms 103A, 103B.
  • Student Employment- Students working in Carpenter are employed by Cornell Information Technologies – see this listing of all student jobs at Cornell and email with specific questions about the CIT labs.

Questions or comments about the library in general?  Contact Christina Sheley, Director Business, Engineering, & Entrepreneurship Librarian.