Library Visitor Policy


Under special circumstances, some visitors (Non-affiliated individuals) may be granted access to the library between the hours of 8 AM - 8 PM. Non-affiliated individuals may enter the library during these hours only after first visiting the Security Office and providing appropriate credentials such as  one of the following pieces of photo identification:

  • driver’s license, state ID card,
  • passport or military ID.

Registered Non-affiliated individuals will be given an ID sticker that must be visibly worn while visiting the library. The Non-affiliated individual's pass will expire at 8 PM.

Non-affiliated individuals are defined as: 

  • Researchers who have made prior arrangements with a librarian
  • Visiting researchers with a letter of introduction from their home institution
  • Faculty with a valid ID from a college or university
  •  Non-affiliated individuals with a valid ID sticker

*In all cases, children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
*Non-affiliated individuals will not be permitted access to the library during finals
*The distribution of Visitor's ID sticker may be subject to on-campus parking availability. 

The library’s hours are posted on the library’s website: https://www.concordia-ny.edu/library/hours.


Updated: 12/20/2019