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Yale-Related Materials

The official archives for the Yale School of Medicine is Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library. However, the Historical Library holds a large collection of Yale School of Medicine publications and photographs, as well as some manuscripts.

Yale University Catalogs and Histories

  • catalogs of Yale University
  • alumni directories
  • Yale alumni magazine
  • histories of Yale
  • miscellaneous publications and ephemera

Yale School of Medicine Publications

  • catalogs of the Yale School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the School of Epidemiology and Public Health
  • yearbooks
  • alumni directories
  • sets of Yale School of Medicine, Yale School of Nursing and Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
  • bound departmental publications
  • miscellaneous reports and ephemera

Yale School of Medicine Theses

Locate theses records in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog.

For theses through 1900, search by non-LC call number, Archives T113. A finding aid is also available in the Library.

  • 19th-century theses (handwritten and typed) and some from Sheffield Scientific School.
  • Theses 1901-1974 are stored at an off-site area, LSF, and can be requested through Orbis
  • 1975-present

Yale-New Haven Hospital Publications and Ephemera

  • annual reports of New Haven Hospital, Grace Hospital, Grace-New Haven Community Hospital, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • histories
  • miscellaneous publications
  • ephemera

Yale School of Medicine Photographs

  • class photographs
  • department staffs
  • photographs of individuals and groups

Connecticut Medical Publications and Ephemera

Finding aid available in the library.

  • Set of the Proceedings of the Connecticut Medical Society
  • annual reports of hospitals (19th-early 20th centuries)
  • annual reports of nurse training schools
  • reports of various state, local, and private health-related agencies