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  • Hours

    Access and Privileges - COVID Information

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

    Monday-Thursday: 8am - 12am

    Friday: 8am - 8pm

    Saturday: 10am - 8pm

    Sunday: Noon-Midnight

    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, AMC, WCM Alumni, 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 for current access policy and procedures for entrance.

    Library staff members are available remotely. Please contact us via chat (available on this page), email ( 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 is now open.

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

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    Stop by the SMARTDesk (or schedule a research consultation appointment) for help with an assignment or your research.

  • Holiday Schedule
    • Memorial Day: Monday, 5/30/2022 - Library Closed
    • Juneteenth (Observed): 6/20/2022 - Library Closed
    • Independence Day: Monday, 7/4/2022 - Library Closed
    • Labor Day: Monday, 9/5/2022 - Library Closed
    • Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, 11/24/2022 - Library Closed
    • Day After Thanksgiving: Friday, 11/25/2022 - Library Closed