Now the Manuscripts and Archives Reading Room, this was once Yale's Rare Book Room.

In Focus

Screen capture of main Yale Library Digital Collections page (FindIt)

After many years of faithful service our beloved Manuscripts and Archives Digital Images Database (MADID) will retire in January 2020. MADID’s happy retirement is made possible by the migration of the MADID images to FindIt, Yale University Library’s central digital collections search engine.

Image of the Manuscripts and Archives reading room

The following information on recently acquired and processed collections was assembled by Alison Clemens, assistant head of arrangement and description. Manuscripts and Archives has recently acquired and made available the following collections and additions to existing collections: