Web Site Redesign

The Library’s web site’s new look went live in January 2013 and continues to evolve. Major content continues to be moved from the old web server to the library’s new YaleSite (run by Yale ITS and OPAC). 

Library IT staff working on the project

Primary contacts: Steve WiedaMeng Tang


Web Strategy


Completed Spring and Summer 2014, Fall 2015

  • Digital Collection Highlight pages
  • Divinity home page redesign
  • MSSA redesign
  • Libguides new subject headings 
  • Personal Librarians look up and web page 
  • Libguides integration with ClassesV2
  • Revised taxonomy for subjects, subject specialists and databases 
  • Fortunoff Video Archive web site redesign
  • Music Cataloging
  • News

Ongoing Spring 2015

  • Staff Directory
  • Accessibility review, recommendations to the library for improvements (working with central ITS)
  • Maps Migration
  • Legacy Exhibits to Omeka

Summer 2015 

  • Home page refresh (review of links)
  • Addition of unified search link to the home page
  • Exhibits moved to Omeka
  • Libguides 2.0 live (end of summer)
  • Lewis Walpole

Fall 2015

  • Work starts on unified search box on home page (live January 1)