Cornell University

Catherwood Library

Catherwood Library, Ives Hall, 607-255-5435

Research Services

Catherwood Reference deskThe Research Services Department of the Martin P. Catherwood Library is a partner in the teaching, research, and service mission of the Cornell University ILR School. We serve a diverse clientele, including undergraduates, graduate students, teaching faculty, administrative staff, alumni, ILR practitioners, citizens of New York State, and all others interested in workplace issues. 

Research services offered include:

  • In-person, phone, and e-mail reference assistance
  • Outreach programs
  • Fee-based research

In order to meet the changing information and technology needs of our users, the Research Services staff maintains expertise in industrial and labor relations research.

Research Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Research Services
Catherwood Library
ILR School
239 Ives Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853-3901

Tel: 607-255-2184
Fax: 607-255-2741
or contact us at

A staff member will respond to your query within 48 hours.

Research Services Staff