March 2016 News

March 11, 2016
This semester, the Sterling Memorial Library Exhibits Corridor features the research of four exceptional Yale students in an exhibit entitled "Student Research at Yale University Library". The selected individuals have made impressive use of the diverse resources available at the library. David...
EAL April events
March 11, 2016
Before you take off for spring break, please mark your calendar for three upcoming EAL events in April. All will take place in Room 218, Sterling Memorial Library. Thursday, April 7, 2 PM The Traditional Wisdom of the Chinese Ancient Calendar 從農曆看中國古代的生存智慧 Presented by Professor Ge Jianxiong 葛劍雄,...
March 11, 2016
All are invited to join us on April 5th for the official unveiling of a new portrait in Sterling Memorial Library of Yale’s first women PhDs, awarded in 1894. Celebrate this historic event for graduate coeducation. Yale’s decision to accept women would forever change academia and the course of...
March 10, 2016
William H. Townsend’s pencil sketches of the Amistad captives portray people full of character, who when robbed of their freedom, fought to regain it. The 43 captives’ arrival in New Haven in September 1839 caused a sensation. Townspeople lined the streets as the Africans were marched from the Long...
Kelmscott-Goudy Press at RIT. Image courtesy of the Cary Graphic Arts Collections, RIT.
March 7, 2016
The Kelmscott-Goudy Press Legacy at Rochester Institute of Technology by Amelia Fontanel, Associate Curator, RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection 3pm Lecture in Sterling Memorial Library (SML) lecture hall 4pm Printing Demonstration in The Bibliographical Press, L&B Room, SML In 1891 a simple iron...
March 7, 2016
The Digital Humanities Lab sponsored two events with Scott Weingart, the Digital Humanities Specialist at Carnegie Mellon University. Workshop, 3/7: "Concepts and Practice of Network Analysis for Humanities Applications" Bass Library L06, 1:00-5:00pm Networks are simple formal representations for...
C.V. Starr East Asian Library at Columbia University
March 3, 2016
Know before You Go: Researching East Asia in US Part II. C.V. Starr East Asian Library at Columbia University Speakers: Dr. Chengzhi Wang, Chinese Studies Librarian; Dr. Sachie Noguchi, Japanese Studies Librarian Time: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm, Thursday March 10 Place: Room 218, Sterling Memorial...

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