Laboratories & Facilities

Archaeological Laboratories

The Yale University Archaeological Laboratories (YUALs) facilitate and support both research and teaching as well as the management and curation of Yale’s archaeological collections.

YUAL users must be familiar with the online training information, safety guides, and lab policies.

Archaeomaterials Suite

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Rooms 4 and 4A

Includes research space for archaeometallurgy, ceramic petrography, and microscopy

Archaeomagnetism Suite

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Rooms 5 and 5A

Includes a magnetically shielded room and a sample preparation/support space

Teaching & Research Laboratory (“The Dirty Lab”)

10 Sachem Street, Room 23

Clean Room (“The Clean Lab”)

10 Sachem Street, Room 24

Fume Hood Laboratory

10 Sachem Street, Room 22

Kiln Laboratory

10 Sachem Street, Room 3

Spatial & Visual Technologies Lab

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Room 1