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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 pollock@cshl.edu.

Contact the Library

1-516-367-6872
9 A.M. to 9 P.M.
libraryhelp@cshl.edu

Library & Archives, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

Position E-mail Phone
Ludmila Pollock Executive Director of Libraries and Archives pollock@cshl.edu 1-516-367-8493
Paula Abisognio Catalog Librarian, Evening 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
Jannette D’Esposito Electronic Resources Librarian, ILL Librarian 1-516-367-8352
Mary Longan Special Collections Archivist 1-516-367-8414
Sasha Luks-Morgan Science Informationist 1-516-367-6987
Stephanie Satalino Archivist 1-516-367-8491
Alexander Sosnovski Institutional Document Management & Knowledge Administrator 1-516-367-5402
Alistair Sponsel Historian of Life Sciences 1-516-367-8493

Interlibrary Loans phone Jannette D’Esposito at: 516-367-8352

Email:
ill@cshl.edu

Address:
Library & Archives
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
One Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

Library Hours

Main Library in the Carnegie Building:
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Librarian/research assistance:
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.

Visitor Hours

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 pollock@cshl.edu 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.

graphic of sketch of CSHL campus map

For Long Island Railroad Schedule and Fare Information to Cold Spring Harbor
https://new.mta.info/

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.