Whether you’re getting out of town and doing some traveling, or enjoying a quiet staycation at home, Mann Library can help you make the most of your fall break!
Heading out of town? Use Passkey to access library resources
When you’re off-campus, you can connect to databases, journals, and e-books that would otherwise be restricted or hidden behind paywalls through Passkey. Just install the Passkey bookmarklet on the web browser of your choice. Next time you hit a restricted website, click the Passkey icon. If the Library has a subscription to the resource you are trying to access, you will be prompted to sign in with your NetID and password.
Enjoy our wide selection of e-books and audiobooks!
Looking forward to some pleasure reading over the long weekend? OverDrive allows current Cornell students, faculty, and staff to check out and download e-books and audiobooks. There are multiple options for accessing e-books and audiobooks via OverDrive:
- Install the Libby app to download books to a computer, phone, or other device.
- Read or listen online directly through your computer browser with OverDrive Read.
- Use your Amazon account and either a Kindle device or app to download Kindle formats.
In addition to Cornell’s OverDrive offerings you can sign up for a Tompkins County Public Library Card to take advantage of their collection. New York State residents may also apply for a New York Public Library Card and/or a Brooklyn Public Library Card to access their OverDrive content as well as other online resources.
Staying in town? Come visit us!
Mann will be open with limited hours during fall break:
- Friday, 10/7 8am to 5pm
- Saturday, 10/8 1 to 5pm
- Sunday, 10/9 CLOSED
- Monday 10/10 8am to 5pm