Parent Organization: 
Corning Museum of Glass
Five Museum Way
Corning, New York 14830
Phone: 607-438-5300


The Juliette K. and Leonard S. Rakow Library, founded as part of The Corning Museum of Glass in 1951, is a public institution that houses the world's most comprehensive collection of materials on the art and history of glass and glassmaking. The Library Collection ranges from medieval manuscripts to original works of art on paper to the latest information on techniques used by studio artists. More than 150 archives contain unique material from individual artists, galleries, companies, scholars, and organizations. The Library also presents exhibitions featuring items from its collection.

Corning Museum of Glass - Juliette K. and Leonard S. Rakow Research Library is a member of the South Central Regional Library Council.