Cornell University

Catherwood Library Kheel Center

Catherwood Library Kheel Center, 227 Ives Hall, 607-255-3183

Researcher Registration

ILGWU member sewing machine operator at work, ca. 1980Upon arrival at your initial visit, you will be required to sign the Visitors' Register and complete a Reader's Request Card. Upon subsequent visits, sign the register and add the current date to your card.

Visitors not affiliated with Cornell must present two forms of identification (one of which must be a photo identification such as a faculty or student ID) upon the initial visit. Cornell users should exhibit valid Cornell identification.

You will be asked to check all personal belongings such as books, folders, purses, computer cases and outer clothing in the reception area (lockers are available for your convenience).