Marquand Chapel, Sterling Divinity Quadrangle

Divinity Library


409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

The Yale Divinity Library supports teaching and research in disciplines related to Christianity with particular strength in Bible, theology, and the history of Christianity.  The Day Missions Collection is the strongest collection of its kind anywhere in the world.

What's Available: 

Public Computer
Natural Light
Individual Tables
Large Tables
Group Study Rooms
Chalk Board/White Board
Eli Express Delivery Location
Electrical Outlets



During the regular semester, the Divinity Library is open to the public Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am - 6 pm; Friday - Saturday, 8:30 am - 4:45 pm; and Sunday, 2 - 6 pm. A valid Yale ID with activated swipe access is required for entry after 6 pm Sunday - Thursday.

All visitors must comply with Yale COVID-19 visitor policies. For more details on library access, see COVID-19 Library Updates


The Divinity Library is located within the Divinity School building.  The main entrance is along the north driveway, past the stairs that lead into the quadrangle.  Walk up the driveway until you see a portico over the main entrance. Once inside, bear left and follow the interior corridor around to the library entrance.