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:
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
Documentation sent in PDF format is acceptable. Please submit to firstname.lastname@example.org
Retired CCNY faculty may access databases on-site, as well as borrow CCNY books and request material via both CLICS and ILL.
For retired CCNY faculty to use the library:
Friends of the Library with a current, valid Friends ID may access all CCNY Libraries during operating hours.
Find more information on becoming a Friend of the Library here.