Engineering Library

Engineering Library

Today's Hours

  • Open
    12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
    For summer, holidays or recess hours, please consult the full schedule

Contact Us

Friend Center
 (609) 258-3200


Office hours
The Engineering Librarian holds office hours on Wednesday afternoons, from 2:30pm to 4:30pm, in room 107. No appointment necessary; just stop by and have all your library related questions answered. For research consultation appointments email Willow Dressel wdressel@princeton.edu or schedule an appointment online.

iPads can now be checked out at the Engineering Library circulation desk!

The exhibitions "Art of Spanish Bridge Design", which helps tell the story of a selection of Spanish bridges and “Evolution of German Shells: Efficiency in Form,” which celebrates and examines German thin-shell structural design are on display on the first floor of the library and is open to the public during library’s open hours. Both exhibitions are a result of "CEE463: A Social and Multi-dimensional Exploration of Structures".


The Engineering Library is located in Friend Center and supports the research and education mission of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and its affiliated programs and centers. The Library is part of the Collection Development Department of the Princeton University Library System and works closely with other library units and divisions to serve the needs of over 140 faculty, over 1200 undergraduate students and over 500 graduate students.