Cornell University

Catherwood Library

Catherwood Library, Ives Hall, 607-255-5435


Mennonite woman, Jennie Noll, sewing in a garment shop

The Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation & Archives was founded in 1949 as the Labor-Management Documentation Center. Its continuing purpose is the preservation of original source materials relevant to the history of American labor unions, management theory as it applies to labor and industrial relations, and the history of employees at the workplace.

Kheel Center Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
                         1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

The Kheel Center is closed on University Holidays: Memorial Day, Fourth of July, the Thursday and Friday of Thanksgiving week, and between December 25 and January 1.

Contact Information

Kheel Center
Catherwood Library
School of Industrial & Labor Relations
227 Ives Hall
Ithaca, New York 14853-3901

Tel: 607-255-3183
Fax: 607-255-2741
or contact us by E-mail

Kheel Staff