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  • Hours

    Access and Privileges - COVID Information

    Beginning October 5, 2020, and until further notice, the Library's hours of on-site operation will be:

    Monday-Thursday, 8am - 10pm

    Friday, 8am - 8pm

    The Library's physical space is open to WCM staff and students and NYP/WCM staff, but only if they have their ID with them and that ID card automatically opens the library gates. This policy allows for the contact tracing required by New York State and  provides "no touch" entrance. 

    MSK, RUL, HSS, NYBC, Cornell Ithaca and Cornell Tech users: please contact us during business hours (above) via phone (646)962-2570 or chat, or email us anytime at Circulationdesk@med.cornell.edu for current access policy and procedures for entrance.

    Library staff members are available remotely. Please contact us via chat (available on this page), email (circulationdesk@med.cornell.edu) or by phone (646) 962-2570.

    Live CHAT support is available at the following times:

    Monday - Thursday: 8am - 12am

    Friday: 8am - 8pm

    Saturday: 10am - 8pm

    Sunday: 12pm - 12am

    The 24-hour space will remain closed overnight until further notice.

    The ITS SMARTDesk continues to require appointments for service. Please visit wcmc.simplybook.me to make one online.

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  • Holiday Schedule
    • Martin Luther King Day: Monday, 1/18/2021 - Library Closed
    • Presidents Day: Monday, 2/15/2021 - Library Closed
    • Memorial Day: Monday, 5/31/2021 - Library Closed
    • Independence Day: Sunday, 7/4/2021 - Library Closed
    • Independence Day (Observed): Monday, 7/5/2021 - Library Closed
    • Labor Day: Monday, 9/6/2021 - Library Closed
    • Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, 11/25/2021 - Library Closed
    • Day After Thanksgiving: Friday, 11/26/2021 - Library Closed
    • Christmas Eve: Friday, 12/24/2021 - Library Open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Christmas Day: Saturday, 12/25/2021 - Library Closed
    • New Year's Eve:Friday, 12/31/2021 - Library Open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • New Year's Day: Saturday, 1/1/22 - Library Closed