Scanning, Printing & Copying


Self-Service Scanners

Scanners for public use are located in:

Yale readers who make use of scanners are expected to abide by the regulations of the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code). Any violations of the Copyright Law at self-service machines are the responsibility of the reader and are not the responsibility of the Yale University Library.

Scanning Service

Scan and Deliver provides electronic copies from books and journals in the general collections of the Yale University Library.  This service is available to current Yale University faculty, students, and staff, as well as alumni with borrowing privileges.


Self-service photocopy machines are no longer available. Patrons may scan items and print the files.


Pay for printing using Uniprint at the following libraries:

Printing: $0.07 / image

Color printers are available at the Center for Science & Social Science Information and Bass Library.

Medical library

Printing from Medical Library computers is available through an arrangement with Yale Printing & Publication Service (Yale YPPS).  Resources include 7 multi-function machines including one with color capability. See Printing, Photocopying and Scanning at the Medical Library for more information.