Explore Additional Careers

Whether you’re a Librarian, Curator or Archivist, Yale offers a wide range of roles for a rewarding career. In fact, some Yale employees stay as long as fifty years and enjoy a lifetime of career growth. Search current openings

Committed to excellence

The Yale University Library, as one of the world’s leading research libraries, collects, organizes, preserves, and provides access to and services for a rich and unique record of human thought and creativity.  A distinctive strength is its rich spectrum of resources, including more than 15 million volumes and information in all media, ranging from ancient papyri to early printed books to electronic databases. The Library is engaged in numerous digital initiatives designed to provide access to a full array of scholarly information. Housed in 15 libraries, it employs a dynamic, diverse, and innovative staff of over 500 who have the opportunity to work with the highest caliber of faculty and students, participate on committees, and who are involved in other areas of staff development.

Yale University also boasts world renown museums and galleries, including the Yale Art Gallery, the Yale Center for British Art, and the Yale Peabody Museum.  Within these museums and galleries, there are opportunities to explore and advance a career within these areas.  Opportunities range from:

  • Working among the millions of objects housed in Yale’s museums, archives, and libraries—from ancient hieroglyphs in the Peabody Museum of Natural History to Mozart sonatas at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library to William Blake watercolors at the Yale Center for British Art.

Careers include:

  • Library Services Assistant, Archives Assistant, Museum Technician, Conservation Technician
  • Librarian, Curator, and various leadership opportunities within