General Lab Information

About the Division

Our mission is to provide services that support and assist the world-class scientific research performed at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Our services are available to all Brookhaven departments, divisions, guests, users, and visiting researchers.

The Guest Services office is located in Building 400A, 20 Brookhaven Avenue. Get maps and directions.


The cafeteria at Berkner is closed at this time. Micro-marts with ready-to-eat options are open 24/7 in Buildings 400 and 740. Mobile Food Vendors are also scheduled to visit the site daily.

Food Services


BNL attracts more than 4,500 visiting scientists from all over the world each year. To support our guests, 333 on-site housing units are available for rent.

On-site Housing


The BNL Mail Room handles all official U.S. mail, through our on-site U.S. Post Office, all intra-Laboratory mail as well as facsimiles, telex and cable transmission.

Mail Services


We offer an on-site courtesy shuttle, an off-site shuttle and Enterprise car rental is available.

Transportation Services