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Yale Related Materials

The official archives for the Yale Medical School is Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library. However, the Historical Library holds a large collection of Yale medical publications and Yale 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

Medical school publications

  • Catalogs of the Medical School, the School of Nursing, and the School of Epidemiology and Public Health
  • Yearbooks
  • alumni directories
  • sets of Yale Medicine, Yale Nurse and Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
  • bound departmental publications
  • miscellaneous reports and ephemera

Medical school 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

Medical school digital theses

Search digital theses

  • 2003-2005 – incomplete
  • 2006 – present - complete

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


  • Medical 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