Whether you're looking for the latest research materials online, a good book to read, or a popular video, the Alfred University libraries are ready to meet your needs. The libraries open their doors both physically and virtually to students and faculty in all University programs.

State-of-the-art technology connects students to library holdings, selected course reserves and other instructional materials anytime, anywhere via the world wide web. We invite you to browse the libraries' home pages to find more about the specific policies and services offered by each.

Front of Herrick Library

Herrick Memorial Library

Herrick provides comprehensive yet straightforward access to outstanding scholarly resources for Alfred University's programs in the liberal arts & sciences, education, and business.

Herrick Memorial Library
Front of Scholes Library

Scholes Library of Ceramics

Scholes provides information services that support the mission of the NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University to advance knowledge in art, science, & engineering. The library also serves the broader research community as a specialized center for information on ceramics & glass.

Scholes Library