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Scientific Resources

The Laboratory has established several centralized scientific resources and services to provide its scientists with access to specialized technology, state-of-the-art equipment, and technical expertise.

Cancer Center Shared Resources
CSHL is one of 60 institutions funded by the Cancer Centers Program of the National Cancer Institute. Funding from the NCI supports 10 Shared Research Resources.


Upland Farms
This 12-acre site hosts the Agricultural Field Station where specialists help raise and maintain crops used for research by scientists in the Plant Biology group.


Graphics and Production Services
This section of the Public Affairs department assists scientists in the preparation of artwork for publications, presentations and posters. It also handles all digital image capturing, processing and storage for the Laboratory.


Information Technology
The IT department handles the Laboratory’s computing needs and provides service to all scientific, administrative, and educational departments.  Support encompasses the full life cycle of all network and computer-ware such as design, acquisition, maintenance, etc.


Library & Archives
This department offers scientists on campus, including visitors, access to computerized information sources, reference services, interlibrary loans, and maintains an extensive collection of journals that are accessible online from computers throughout the Laboratory.