Rare and Special Collections

Research by appointment

Scanning requests are available for:

  • The Kheel Center
  • Mann Library Special Collections
  • RMC

 View your item in the library catalog and click “Request Item for Scanning.” Email questions to the Kheel Center, Mann Library, and RMC. Or contact us for RMC reproduction requests.



  • Need to view a reel of microfilm?  We are now offering Zoom-based appointments with on-site staff who will facilitate remote control of the microfilm reader, allowing you to manipulate, read, and capture images of the requested microfilm from your home. Please contact us at remotemicrofilm@cornell.edu to schedule an appointment.
  • If you need a specific article scanned from a microfilm in our collection, please request a scan of that article using our Scan It service