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Guide for New Faculty Library Orientation 2022

Welcome to Yale Library's guide for New Faculty Orientation 2022


Yale University Library New Faculty Orientation - 2022

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022

Time:  9-11 AM

Place: Selin Courtyard and Lecture Hall, Sterling Memorial Library, 120 High St.

Register here.


Join us for a continental breakfast and an open-house orientation to meet subject specialist, course-reserves, interlibrary loan, data, geographic information systems, and digital humanities librarians who will share information about Yale’s collections and related services.

Scheduled information sessions in the Sterling Library Lecture Hall include (please plan to attend those that interest you):

  • 9:20 am – 9:40 am: Course reserves and purchase requests
  • 9:40 am – 10:00 am: Teaching with Library Staff – Undergraduate courses, Graduate/Professional courses, Using Special Collections for instruction
  • 10:00 am – 10:20 am: Research Support Services – Data support, GIS, statistical analysis, digital humanities, bioinformatics, and related services
  • 10:20 am – 10:40 am: Tour of Sterling Library and Bass Library

Connecting to Library Staff & Services

Yale Library includes a range of specialists who are available for individual research consultations, collaborations, classroom visits, workshops, and general library support.

The library also provides material support for your classes.

  • The Course Reserves Guide provides information on creating and managing course reserves for your classes in Canvas. While electronic reserves is the preferred option, both electronic and physical reserves are available for Fall 2022.

For other questions, please contact:

Access to Materials & Resources

General information

Electronic resources

Print resources*

Special collections*

*Please check the library's COVID-19 Updates page for the latest information on print checkout procedures and special collections access.