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ILR Research Informs Multiple Audiences

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ILR’s teaching and outreach is based on the school’s research, which scholars, students, journalists and the public rely on to inform their work.

The ILR School is known worldwide for its research on unions, organizing, collective bargaining and many other topics related to workers.

As worker activism increased in the past two years, many turned to Cornell University Library’s eCommons to tap ILR research. A sampling of ILR research related to U.S. unionizing includes:

Additional ILR research is available at Cornell University Library’s eCommons. Another resource for research reports and publications on unions and workers is available at ILR’s Worker Institute.