Visiting Scholars

Scholars from many parts of the world regularly travel to Cornell to study its extensive collection of cuneiform tablets. The Cuneiform Collection staff facilitates this research by baking, cleaning, and photographing materials of special interest to these visitors.




Other scholars who have studied the Cornell Collection include:



Professor John A. Brinkman
Oriental Institute
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Middle Babylonian Archives


Professor Mark Cohen
University of Maryland
College Park, MD
Sumerian literary texts


Dr. Massimo Maiocchi
Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia
Venice, Italy
Sargonic Archives


Dr. Rudolf H. Mayr
Assistant Curator
Rosen Collection
New York, NY
Garšana glyptic
Cf. CUSAS 6


Professor Thomas Richter
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt, Germany
Late Old Babylonian texts


Professor Walther Sallaberger
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Munich, Germany
Orthography and language of the Garšana texts