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subject description and guidelines

  • The Libraries seek to support research, instruction and outreach in the area of natural resources.The major areas of scholarship explore how to maximize biodiversity, enhance and sustain ecosystems, mitigate climate change, and manage natural resources, such as wildlife, forests and fisheries.


  • The collection is used by faculty, staff and students of the Department of Natural Resources. Other constituencies include a variety of disciplines such as Applied Economics and Management, Biochemistry, Entomology, and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. The associated Graduate Field of Natural Resources encompasses its research on Cornell's Ithaca campus.