Getting Here




There is limited metered street parking on Grove, College, and York Streets near the library. Parking meters accept credit cards, nickels, dimes, and quarters, or the Parkmobile app. Meters for handicapped parking are available on College Street between Grove Street and Elm Street. Wall and High Streets are closed to vehicular traffic.

Off-street parking facilities open to the public in easy walking distance from the Beinecke Library include 56 Broadway opposite the Yale Bookstore (two blocks west), 65 Grove Street (two blocks east), and the Crown Street Garage (three blocks south).

More detailed information on street parking and public parking garages can be found on the Park New Haven website.

Please note: there are construction activities nearby the library, across the plaza and along Wall and High Streets, in 2019 and into 2020. The library remains open throughout the nearby construction, though certain sidewalks may be closed at various times.