For Faculty & Staff

OPAC can help you communicate your work to members of the media and to a wider audience. Here are some of the helpful communication tools and services available to the Yale community.

Media Training

When a reporter calls, be prepared. OPAC provides helpful learning techniques and tips to help you achieve good press.

News Release Guidelines

Helpful guidelines intended to serve as a style resource and to promote consistency in the press releases reporters receive from offices across Yale.


Need an image for your website or publication? Browse the Yale Photo Collection for shots of campus, events, people and more.

Yale Identity

Information on Yale’s visual identity for print and web. Find out the proper use of the Yale logo, typeface, and colors, and how to download related files.

Yale Broadcast & Media Center

The Broadcast & Media Center provides a wide range of video and audio services to the Yale community. The center includes two fully-equipped television studios, an audio recording studio and a fully-integrated videoconferencing room.


Download the official Yale app! Campus news, events, maps, and more.

Social Media

OPAC manages Yale’s official social media channels, including Facebook and Twitter, and offers expertise in all things social.

Web Publishing Resources

Yale offers several web publishing options for faculty and staff interested in website development. OPAC’s web team can advise departments and organizations on how to get started, including guidance on content strategy and using the university’s free web publishing tool YaleSites (powered by Drupal).

University Messaging Service

Send messages to targeted University and non-university audiences using this web-based tool managed by OPAC. Includes both a self-service option and a personalized service that offers more hands-on assistance.