The Lillian and Milford Harris Library is one of a few libraries in the country dedicated entirely to social work literature and scholarship.
The staff at the Harris Library is dedicated to helping you secure the information you need to succeed. Don't hesitate to reach out.
Local phone: 216.368.2302
Toll free: 800.944.2290 (ask for the Harris Library at Ext. 2302)
Summer 2021 Library Hours
For the health and safety of our patrons, Harris Library is open to current CWRU students, faculty and staff only. To enter the Mandel Building, you must have a valid CWRU ID card. Any visitors without a CWRU ID card, including alumni, prospective students and family members (including partners, parents and children) may not visit at this time.
Physical Hours (June 1 - August 22)
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
June 18 – Juneteenth Remembrance (Observed)
July 5 – Independence Day Holiday (Observed)
Librarians are available to conduct virtual research consultations by email, phone or Zoom. We continue to offer library instruction and faculty support..
OhioLINK and Interlibrary Loan
All borrowing of physical items (e.g., books, videos) via OhioLINK and interlibrary loan will be reinstated soon.
Please keep any books and other materials that you borrowed until the library reopens. We will waive any fines and late fees accrued during the University closure. .
Do you have further questions? Please contact us:
Zoom: by request
Samantha C. Skutnik
Director / Librarian
M.L.S., Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.
B.A., Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.
Reference & Instruction Librarian
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
M.S.I., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
B.A., Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio.
Circulation & Access Services Coordinator
Administrative Library Assistant