Getting Started

The library's web site,, is based on a Drupal content management system. Its Drupal instance, called YaleSites, is run by Yale University ITS. Basic information is available at YaleSites.


  • To login go to and use your netid and netid password. 
  • Once you've successfully logged in you will wee the black Administrator's toolbar at the top of your browser window.


The Administrator's toolbar allows you access to 

  • Dashboard: a central location with information about site content and recently updated files.
  • Content: this is where you go to create a page by selecting Add Content.
  • Structure: access menus and taxonomies.