of the Yale Divinity Library's restricted circulation holdings are shelved
at the off-campus Library Shelving Facility. Please complete and submit
this form at least two business days before you wish to view the materials.
1. Application for permission to examine restricted circulation material:
If you have not already done so, please register for use of restricted circulation materials at:
Please note that registration is a three-step process:
- You must submit the web form linked to from the URL above.
- You must respond to the confirmation link that you will receive via email.
Please submit the web form and respond to the confirmation email before you come to the library if possible.
- In order to be cleared for examining restricted circulation material you must bring identification with you to the Special Collections Reading Room. Acceptable forms of identification are 1) a Yale ID or 2) a current passport or 3) two types of ID of which at least one must be a government-issued ID bearing your name, photograph, and an expiration date indicating current validity (e.g., driver's license, state-issued ID card). Second IDs for verification can include collegeIDs, credit cards, etc.
Patrons without borrowing privileges who wish to view off-site circulating items in the Special Collections Reading Room must also submit the form below and go through the registration process.
2. Items requested:
call number plus title or author for each book or pamphlet. Also use this form for requesting restricted circulation microform collections - list call number and reel or fiche numbers.
will be held in the Divinity Library Special Collections Reading Room
for three days following this date. Please call 203 432-5301 or email
Joan Duffy if you are unable
to come use the material within that time period.