January 2016 News

January 28, 2016
All are welcome to join us at CSSSI for a talk on Thursday, February 4 at 3:30 pm, by Dr. Gerald Friedland on the global epidemics of Tuberculosis and HIV, with a focus on the etiology and efforts to combat the disastrous convergence of HIV, TB, and drug resistant TB in South Africa. Dr. Friedland...
A "blook"- an everyday object designed to look like a book
January 27, 2016
As part of Bibliography Week in New York City, a new exhibition at the Grolier Club looks at everyday objects that are designed to look like books. The exhibition is curated by Mindell Dubansky, head of the Sherman Fairchild Center for Book Conservation at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, from her...
January 26, 2016
The library's subscription to medici.tv, an online database of classical, world music, and jazz music videos, is now active.  medici.tv boasts a collection of 1500 classical music videos of ballets, concerts, operas,  documentaries, artist profiles and educational programs making it the largest...
Every hurricane of the past 150 years: Metrocosm
January 25, 2016
YaleMakes and Yale Data Science are pleased to announce that Max Galka will lead a hands-on workshop covering the essentials of GIS (geographic information systems). He will walk through the process of obtaining and using public data to create thematic maps. The workshop will take place on Saturday...
January 20, 2016
Yale President, Peter Salovey announced today the reappointment of Edwin (E.C.) Schroeder, director of the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library and associate university librarian, to a second term through June 30, 2021. As the Beinecke’s director, E.C. holds responsibility for using the...
Know before You Go: Researching East Asia in U.S.
January 20, 2016
The East Asia Library is delighted to announce a NEW workshop series, entitled “Know before You Go: Researching East Asia in U.S.” that will be held at the Sterling Memorial Library (SML) in March and April. Librarians and directors from major East Asian collections in the U.S. will be invited to...
Black Pulp Exhibition Poster
January 19, 2016
“Black Pulp!” opens this week at the Yale School of Art’s gallery at 32 Edgewood Avenue. The exhibition will be on view January 19–March 11, with an opening reception on Thursday, January 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Using printed material such as books, magazines, cartoons, and comics, the exhibition...

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