Your Research Starts Here

At the University of New Haven’s Peterson Library in West Haven, you have access to the latest resources and academic databases that enable you to take your learning to the next level.

We are YOUR library

Through the University of New Haven’s Peterson Library, you’ll have access to a wealth of print and online materials selected to support the University curriculum. Our dedicated staff are here to assist you and advance your research.

The library has a mix of quiet and collaborative study spaces, group study rooms, and provides access to computers and printing. Even if you are not on campus, you have online access to our digital content, research databases, writing and subject guides, and our Ask a Librarian chat service.

Your Research Starts Here.

Quick Search: Search Everything

Search most scholarly journals, ebooks, books, magazines, and more available through the library.

Search Everything

Library Catalog

Search print books, e-books, and special collections.

Library Catalog

Library Guides

Get research guidance and support from librarians.

Library Guides

Digital Commons

View the showcase works of the university’s community of scholars.

Open Digital Commons

Digitized Materials

Access unique digitized materials from the University archives.

View Digitized Materials

Virtual Tour

See for Yourself

Want to get a feel of what campus life is like at the University of New Haven without having to travel? Take a tour of the Peterson Library here.