Locating Materials at Yale
The collections of the Yale University Library are represented
in multiple online catalogs that have been converted to electronic form from
card catalogs and other special
catalogs. Together, Orbis,
Morris (the Law Library
catalog), and the Center for Research Libraries (CRL
) constitute the Yale University Library online catalog. Use these catalogs
to determine what materials (books, journals, archival collections, etc.)
are held by Yale, and where these items are located.
- Orbis in the Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC).
For help using Orbis:
Library Catalogs at Yale
- Catalogs for library materials not accessible, or not easily
accessible, through Orbis..
for Research Libraries Catalog
- The CRL Catalog is the online catalog of the Center
for Research Libraries in Chicago. Its primary purpose is to collect
those research materials not targeted by the North American research institutions.
All resources in the CRL Catalog are available to Yale University faculty,
staff, and students through Interlibrary