The Clarkson University Libraries are committed to providing continued access to the resources and assistance you need as we all navigate the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and work to keep our community healthy.

Hours of Operation

*Reopening Date to be Determined*

Main Campus Library (pending)
Monday-Friday 8:00am 8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 12:00pm-8:00pm

Health Sciences Library (pending)
Monday -Thursday  8:00am 4:30pm
Closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Ask a Librarian or (315) 268-6672

Circulation Desk & Interlibrary Loan or (315) 268-2292

Health Sciences Library or (315) 268-4462

Printers are available:

  • On the second floor of the ERC and TAC on the main campus. 
  • In the Health Sciences Library Commons lounge on the first floor of Clarkson Hall.

For other locations contact 

Freely available mobile apps you can use to scan documents:

 Microsoft Office Lens

Adobe Scan Digital

The printer in the Health Sciences Library Commons lounge is also available for scanning. 

Librarians are available to assist you virtually.

Information Literacy instruction is provided by request.


Electronic Resources:
Available 24/7 on our website:

Print Resources:
The print collection is NOT open for in-person browsing at this time. 

Visit the library catalog. Submit a resource delivery request for items to be delivered to an on-campus mailbox or mailed to a preferred off-campus address. 

Walk-up requests will also be accommodated but are not encouraged.  

Preferred method for Main Campus Library items is to return materials through the campus mail system to CU Box #5590

Items may also be put into the Circulation Desk book return at either library location. 

Interlibrary Loan items will be mailed to the address specified in your Interlibrary Loan account. 

Course reserves are unavailable at this time. 
(Please note that textbooks are not available through Interlibrary Loan nor are they routinely purchased for classes)

All Library equipment will be available for check out. Request items at the Circulation Desk.

* Users are responsible for sanitizing items before they are returned.

Use of the Archives is by appointment only.
Contact or (315) 268-4450.