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Library Information for Incoming Cooper Union Students
August, 2017


Engineering Student Council Donating Faculty Auction Proceeds to the Library!
March 30, 2018

On March 22 the ESC held its annual Faculty Auction in the Rose Auditorium, with coveted items up for bid such as

  • Brunch with President Sparks & Family
  • Karaoke with the Board of Trustees
  • A food tour with Lepek and Buckley
  • and many more!

We are honored that the Library was chosen as this year's recipient. $2,600 was raised!

A heartfelt thank you to the ESC, all the participants, and all the donors!


February 5, 2018

The latest exhibit from the Cooper Union Archives and Special Collections opens on Tuesday February 6th, to coincide with the inauguration of President Laura Sparks. It will be on view in the Library through March 30th.

There will be a closing reception on March 27th from 6 to 8 pm. Join us in celebrating this recently acquired collection and in honoring the alumni and faculty donors who made it all possible.

  Library Open House on Tuesday September 5 from 12 to 5 PM
August 31, 2017

Welcome to all incoming Cooper Union students, and welcome back to the rest of the Cooper community!

Come mix and mingle with your cohort and chat with the friendly Library crew. View the Night and Day exhibit about the early history of student life at Cooper Union -- items drawn from The Cooper Archives Collection. Check out the book sale and book giveaway.

There will be snacks, and a special gift while supplies last!

  Reunion Weekend 2017 Library Events, June 2 - 3
June 1, 2017

Reunion weekend is always a special time in the Library! Follow this link for details.

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  2017 Gift from Senior Class + Descendants of Peter Cooper to benefit the Library!
February 15, 2017

The Cooper Union Senior Class Challenge will raise up to $15,000 for the Cooper Union Library. We are honored that the class of 2017 has chosen to support the Library with their collective donation, and that descendants of Peter Cooper are ready to give so generously. Thank you!


Last updated March 30, 2018