The CSHL Library is open to all Laboratory staff and students, as well as meeting and course participants. Library branches in other buildings may not be accessible after hours. Please contact library staff if you need a book or journal and cannot get to the library you need.
The Library is open to visitors from outside the Laboratory by appointment only. Please contact Mila Pollock, 516-367-8493 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact the Library
Library & Archives, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
|Ludmila Pollock||Executive Director of Libraries and Archivesemail@example.com||1-516-367-8493|
|Paula Abisognio||Catalog Librarian||1-516-367-8479|
|Tom Adams||Systems and Operations Manager||1-516-367-6898|
|Tara Bonet-Black||Assistant to the Executive Director||1-516-367-5020|
|Matt Dunn||Research Informationist / Grant Writer||1-516-367-8825|
|Gail Sherman||Document Delivery Services/Business Librarian||1-516-367-8852|
|Alexander Sosnovski||Institutional Document Management & Knowledge Administrator||1-516-367-5402|
|Alistair Sponsel||Historian of Life Sciences||1-516-367-8493|
Interlibrary Loans phone Gail at: 516-367-8352
Library & Archives
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
One Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
Main Library in the Carnegie Building:
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
After hours, the library is available to CSHL researchers, students and staff with their CSHL ID/Door-Access cards.
The CSHL Main Library is open to outside students and researchers who need to use our unique molecular biology and genetics collection by appointment only. Please call 516-367-6872 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange you visit.
From West: Take the Long Island Expressway (Route 495) east to Exit 41N toward Route 107/106. Bear to your right when the road forks to stay on Route 106. Travel approximately 4 miles (6.4 Km) north to Route 25A. Make a right, and travel east for 4 miles (6.4 Km). A sign marking Bungtown Road precedes the entrance to the Laboratory. Make a left at the traffic light. You will see a lighted CSHL sign and a large gold Victorian house by the entrance. You have gone a little too far if you pass route 108.
From East: Take the Long Island Expressway (Route 495) west to Exit 44N which is the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway (Route 135) north. Take Exit 14E toward Woodbury. Turn Right onto Jericho Turnpike (NY-25 E). Make a left onto South Woods Road and follow to its end. Make a right onto Cold Spring Road and merge onto Route 25A eastbound. A sign marking Bungtown Road precedes the entrance to the Laboratory. Make a left at the traffic light. You will see a lighted CSHL sign and a large gold Victorian house by the entrance. You have gone a little too far if you pass route 108.
From South: Take Southern State Parkway to the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway (135) north. Go to exit 14E Jericho Turnpike. Make a left on South Woods Rd. and take that to its end. Make a right on Cold Spring Rd. and merge onto 25A going east. A sign marking Bungtown Road precedes the entrance to Cold Spring Harbor Lab. Make a left at the traffic light. You have gone a little too far if you pass route 108.
Directions to the Main CSHL Library located in the Carnegie Building: Once you enter the CSHL campus proceed straight ahead to the stop sign. Approximately 100 feet after the stop sign, you will come to a fork in the road. Bear right and drive down to the harbor. You will now be facing the harbor. Make a right turn. The harbor will now be on your left. Go to the first building on your left. The name of the building is the Carnegie Building. Limited parking is available in the back of the building. This building is identified as #8 in the following map of campus.
For Long Island Railroad Schedule and Fare Information to Cold Spring Harbor
Shuttle Service from Syosset Station to the Lab
There is a shuttle service available from the Syosset Train Station to the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.