Mathematics Library


12 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511

The Mathematics Library acquires books, conference proceedings, and journals in the area of pure mathematics, mostly at the graduate and research levels. Books are organized by a local classification scheme into the following subject groups: algebra, algebraic geometry, complex variables, conferences, differential equations, differential geometry, Yale dissertations, elementary, festschriften, geometry, history, lives and works, group theory, logic, number theory, physics and applied mathematics, probability, problems, reference, and topology. Journals are shelved in alphabetical order by title.

What's Available: 

Public Computer
Natural Light
Large Tables
Chalk Board/White Board
Cell Phone Service
Eli Express Delivery Location
Food Allowed



The Mathematics Library is not fully accessible.  Staff can retrieve items for patrons from areas that cannot accommodate wheelchairs. An elevator is available in 10 Hillhouse Avenue with access from the fourth floor.


The Mathematics Library located in Leet Oliver Memorial Hall will close on May 23, 2023 in order to prepare for the transfer of collections to Marx Library in Kline Tower.


The Mathematics Library is located in Leet Oliver Memorial Hall.  If traveling by car, please note that Hillhouse Avenue is one-way going north.  Metered street parking is available.