What's New

Library Information for Incoming Cooper Union Students
August, 2018

  The Cooper Union Library News, November 2018
November 5, 2018

Extended End-of-Semester Hours!
December 7, 2018

The Library will stay open later than usual from Monday, Dec. 10 through Tuesday, Dec. 18. Follow this link for details.


1/2 Price Book Sale
November 26, 2018

Just in time for holiday shopping! All book sale prices have been lowered by half! Come see what's available before the pickins are picked over.


New and improved BobCat!
June 26, 2018

A new interface for the 'Primo' version of the online catalog, BobCat, is now available. Follow this link to try it out.

Please send comments and questions by email to reference@cooper.edu. Your feedback is greatly appreciated!


The Chicago Manual of Style Online
May 10, 2018

The Chicago Manual of Style Online is now available campuswide and off-campus (for authorized users). Description from their website: "the indispensable reference for writers, editors, proofreaders, indexers, copywriters, designers, and publishers, informing the editorial canon with sound, definitive advice."

For those who prefer a print book, the latest edition is available in the Library Reference Collection, call number Z253 .U69 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!

  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 December 7, 2018