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Library Services for Yale-New Haven Hospital Staff


  • 2 Months at all Yale libraries

Books may be paged from the general collection to the circulation desk for patron pick-up.

All circulating library materials may be recalled by another reader.

How many books can I borrow?

50 includes all Yale libraries

Is there a late fee?

The following overdue fees apply:

  1. Modern and historical collections: $0.50 per day per item past due date ($15.00 maximum)
  2. Course reserves: $0.05 per minute per item returned late ($25.00 maximum)

The Medical Library appreciates the timely return of books.

Payment is accepted via check, cash or charge at the Circulation Desk.

Remote Access to Resources

Remote Access to Resources

The proxy server is available for employees and affiliates of Yale-New Haven Hospital.

You can request a proxy server account by completing the brief online form on the Medical Library Proxy Server signup page

If you have a Yale University affiliation you should use the Cisco AnyConnect VPN for remote access.


Interlibrary Loan

  • Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
    Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to obtain books, articles, and other research materials from a large network of suppliers. Books are often available for pick up at designated Yale libraries within 2 weeks. Copies of articles can be delivered to you electronically and are often available in a few days.

We recommend that you create an ILLiad account.