Access and Privileges - COVID Information

The Samuel J. Wood Library's physical space is currently open to WCM faculty, staff, and students, and NYP/WCM employees.

Vaccinated MSK, RUL, HSS, NYBC, AMC, WCM Alumni, Cornell Ithaca, and Cornell Tech users: you may access the library during the hours of service listed below. Please have your institutional ID card with you when you come. You will be required to show us your institution's Covid survey/attestation for the day or fill out a paper attestation verifying your vaccination status before being allowed to enter.

All other affiliated patrons will not be allowed to enter at this time. 

The hours of operation are Monday- Thursday, 8am - 12am, Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturday, 10am - 8pm, Sunday 12 noon - 12 midnight

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