January 2014 News

[I Am But a Gatherer and Disposer of Other Men’s Stuff] by David McNeely Stauffer, 1898, 35 x 28 cm.
January 28, 2014
This is an original ink drawing by David McNeely Stauffer (1845-1913). In addition to being a designer and engraver of bookplates, Stauffer was a civil engineer who worked for several railroads. He was also a prolific collector of early American engravings and wrote American Engravers upon Copper...
Gospel Book, Byzantine, late 13th century, Getty Museum
January 24, 2014
This week, Getty Publications launched a Virtual Library that provides free access to 250 of its backlist titles, including Getty collection catalogues, exhibition catalogues, journals, and publications on conservation of cultural heritage. Virtual Library books are the newest part of the Getty’s ...
Silence is an Orchard by Lauren Henkin
January 13, 2014
The Photographic Memory Workshop at Yale University and the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library present a hands-on workshop, The Contemporary Photobook to be held at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library Friday, January 17th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The workshop will begin at 9:00...
January 7, 2014
Art and Architecture in Video delivers over 500 hours of documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis. Subjects include Architecture, buildings, cities, visual artists, art criticism, art...
January 3, 2014
Following the latest snow storm, the Yale Alert system announced that the University (including the central campus libraries) will be operating under a normal schedule today, Friday January 3rd. However, due to staffing shortages and hazardous road conditions as a result of the storm, some...