As one of the great academic research libraries in the United States, the Cornell University Library is a highly valued partner in study, teaching, and research at the university, offering a full spectrum of resources, from rare books and manuscripts to a rapidly expanding network of digital materials, along with cutting edge services. Other special libraries on campus augment the mission of the University Library. Together, they serve as integral components in the variety of educational programs and research projects under way at Cornell.

"...if you are in need of recharging your have only to step into the library."

Juan Carlos Esguerra '73, Colombian statesman and former ambassador to the United States

Clocktower at dusk with Uris library

Clocktower at dusk with Uris Library