July 2015 News

July 29, 2015
The Gilmore Music Library is home to a wealth of organ music, in manuscripts and early printed editions, ranging from J.S. Bach and his circle, to Yale composers such as Charles Ives and Paul Hindemith. This exhibition has been organized to coincide with the Northeast Regional Convention of the...
July 27, 2015
The Yale Library has made its Instagram debut, expanding its current social media presence from Facebook and Twitter. Instagram is a hugely popular photo-sharing application. The daily posts will include images of treasures and spaces from all across the Yale Library system. Follow us on Instagram...
July 27, 2015
A tour of Sterling Memorial (SML) and Bass Libraries, designed especially for new graduate students, is being offered on 3 dates in August – the 25, 26 & 28. Each tour will include the SML stacks and reading rooms, a peek at some unusual collections, and information about important (and useful...
July 24, 2015
IMPORTANT INFO FOR DRIVING TO LWL USING A GPS -- ENTER ZIP CODE 06032 2015-2016 Fellowship and Travel Grant Awards Next phase of Master Plan for the preservation of historic buildings wraps up on the LWL campus NEASECS reception and tour of LWL "Bawdy Bodies" Workshop and Lectures in October more...
Exhibition:  Bawdy Bodies:  Satires of Unruly Women
July 24, 2015
24 September 2015 through 26 February 2016 Characterized by comically grotesque figures performing lewd and vulgar actions, bawdy humor provided a poignant vehicle to target a variety of political and social issues in eighteenth-century Britain.  Bawdy Bodies:  Satires of Unruly Women explores the...
July 14, 2015
“Sesame Street” skits play on three monitors in a basement room in Sterling Memorial Library – no children are present. Videocassettes line shelves along one side of the room. Racks contain VCRs and other old video equipment. Elmo, Big Bird, and friends are being digitized as part of an initiative...
July 8, 2015
This week librarians and archivists will meet this year’s Freshman Scholars at Yale (FSY). FSY provides a cohort of incoming first-year students with the opportunity to engage early on in the Yale experience by living and studying on campus for 5 weeks in the summer. They will receive a general...

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