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Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit


  • Yale students, faculty, and staff:
    Active Yale ID holders can request swipe access to the Cushing Center by registering on this Qualtrics form. Please allow 2 business days for your request to be processed or pick up a pass at the circulation desk.
  • YNHH employees:
    Register on this Qualtrics form and pick up a pass at the circulation desk.
  • Members of the public:
    Visitor access to the Cushing Center is by guided tour only. Tours are available Fridays at 10am and 2pm.

    We also offer tours by request for groups of over 4 individuals.


Cushing/Whitney Medical Library
Yale School of Medicine
333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520


The Cushing Center is located in the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library in the sub-basement (2 floors down from main level). There is no wheel-chair accessible elevator to the Cushing Center.


  • Fridays at 10am and 2pm

Tours start at the Medical Library entrance near the circulation desk. Email cushing.center@yale.edu with special requests. 


To request a group tour of 4 or more individuals, please fill out this form.

Photography is not permitted in the Cushing Center. 

For media inquiries, please contact the staff at the Center at cushing.center@yale.edu. Specify “media inquiry” in the subject line.

Please be aware that security cameras are in use in the Cushing Center.