COVID-19 Library Updates



During the fall of 2020 the Reading Room is open by appointment every other week Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. only to Yale affiliates with a current Yale ID authorized to enter campus buildings.

There will be no on-site exhibitions or tours, and the exhibition gallery and remainder of the Library building are closed to visitors.

The library is closed on University holidays. 

View the current week’s calendar


Street address (also for courier, UPS, Fedex, DHL, etc.):

**Please note: If you are using a GPS device, it is very important that you include our zip code 06032. The library’s street address is: 154 Main Street, Farmington, CT 06032

The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

154 Main Street

Farmington, CT 06032

Telephone: 860-677-2140
Fax: 860-677-6369

Mailing address (for USPS):

The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
P.O. Box 1408 
Farmington, CT 06034

In compliance with the Yale University Tobacco-Free Policy, the Lewis Walpole Library campus and all buildings are smoke-free.