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Yale Library Zoom Backgrounds: Find Your Virtual Study Space

How to Use Zoom Backgrounds

Whether you're on campus or off, recreate the feeling of working in your favorite Yale Library location by adding a Yale Library Zoom background to your next online class or meeting.

  • Follow the directions (available here) to add the Virtual Background option to your personal Zoom account.

If you're on-campus this semester, find your favorite on-campus study space at library.yale.edu/places/to-study.

Select a Library Image to Download

A photo of the Bass Library Model Research Collection.A photograph of the inside of Bass Library. Photo from the Yale Daily News and Emily Tian.

A photograph of the inside of the Beinecke Library.

A photograph of the Morse Reading Room.

A photo of the Medical Historical Library.

Find a full set of Divinity School Zoom backgrounds at divinity.yale.edu/about-yds/virtual-backgrounds.

A photograph of the inside of the Divinity Library.

A photo of the Trowbridge Reading Room at the Divinity Library.

A photo of the first and second floors of the Gilmore Music Library.

A photo of the reading room at Haas Arts Library.A photo of the iconic orange chairs at the Haas Arts Library.

A photo of the inside of the Lewis Walpole Library.A photo of the reading room at the Lewis Walpole Library.

A photo of the main reading room at the Lillian Goldman Law Library.A photo of the entrance of the Lillian Goldman Law Library.

A photo of the reading room at Manuscripts & Archives in Sterling Memorial Library.A photo of the Gates classroom at Manuscripts & Archives in Sterling Memorial Library.

A photo of the periodicals room at the Marx LibraryA photo of the study room in Marx Library.

A photo of the inside of the Sterling Memorial Library stacks.

A photograph of the inside of the Yale Film Archive.A photo of the theater at the Yale Film Archive.