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subject description and guidelines

  • The Library Science collection seeks to support research, instruction and outreach of professional librarians employed by Cornell University Library. Wide-ranging statistical compilations and any statistics pertaining to research libraries are collected in depth. Works on cataloging, collection development, and reference are added regularly if applicable to college and university libraries. Recent emphasis is on user studies as it relates to academic libraries and their constituents as well as information literacy and its relationship to higher education instruction.


  • Cornell University Library librarians and staff are the primary constituencies for this collection.