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Library Quick Tips and Info for West Campus

Resources & Research

Catalog: Orbis Yufind Search Cushing/Whitney Medical Library Center for Science and Social Science Information Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library

Selected Services

Borrowing and Circulation Interlibrary Loan Borrow Direct West Campus Delivery Service

Welcome to the West Campus library page.

Three important things you need to know about Library Services for West Campus.

  1. Electronic resources
    Databases, journals and books are readily available electronically through the Yale University Library. Access these through one of the Libraries listed below.
  2. Book Delivery Services
    Print Book delivery service is available from Yale University libraries. Books should be delivered to West Campus within 24 hours, except for weekends. After locating a book in our library online catalog, Orbis select: “Request Recall or Delivery”. Choose either “West Campus” or “Yale School of Nursing” (for YSN community only) as a delivery location. Requestors will receive an email notification when the book arrives, or an explanation regarding the inability to fill the request. Responses to unfilled requests will provide information about other service options for acquiring the material needed. To return borrowed items, books may be placed in any of the convenient library return drop boxes located on the West Campus.
  3. Remote Access
    When away from Yale Campus, Library resources can be accessed on computers and mobile devices using Yale VPN. For more information visit the ITS Off-Campus Access page

For more complete information about the services and collections see either:

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