CCNY members with a current, valid ID may access all CCNY Libraries during operating hours. Visitors with valid IDs from other CUNY campuses may also access CCNY Libraries during operating hours.
CCNY alumni with valid alumni ID cards may access all CCNY Libraries during operating hours.
Visiting scholars from other academic institutions may apply for on-site access to the City College Libraries while they are in New York City. There is no remote access to the CCNY databases outside of the library.
The following documentation is required:
Current academic credentials
A copy of the scholar's identification card from the home institution
A letter of introduction from the scholar's home institution, signed by his/her department chairperson
A brief statement of the research project for which access is requested
To apply, please submit this documentation, three weeks in advance of arrival, to:
Mario H. Ramirez
Associate Dean and Chief Librarian
Cohen Library, Room 5/333
North Academic Center
The City College of New York/CUNY
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031