News

Presented by Neil Coffee, Associate Professor of Classics and Chair of the Classics Department at the University of Buffalo. Thursday, December 5, 2013 2:00 PM SML International Room Allusion is form of meaning making that kindles the pleasure of recognition and conjures up a chain of associations...
The Berg Fashion Library features 7,000 easy-to-search images as well as full-text searching across e-journals, e-books, and reference works such as the ‘Encyclopedia of World Dress.’ This interdisciplinary content is great not only for scholars of fashion but also for those interested in...
January 16-April 11 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Opening on Monday, January 16 in the Beinecke, this exhibition provides a glimpse of the treasures in two extraordinary collections associated with the legacy of Asakawa Kan’ichi (1873–1948), professor of history and first curator of the...
Paul Newman (left) as Hippolytus, Son of Theseus, in a November 1951 production of Phaedra in the Experimental Theatre at Yale. Paul Newman matriculated at Yale University in the Fall of 1951, pursuing a Master of Fine Arts degree in the Department of Drama, School of Fine Arts, as the Yale...
The new exhibit "Celebrating Yale History in Manuscripts and Archives" is now on view through October 11 in the Memorabilia Room, Sterling Memorial Library. The Manuscripts and Archives Department in the Yale University Library is a treasure trove of resources documenting the history of Yale, from...
We thank all thirteen Yale College seniors who submitted senior essays for prize consideration, and congratulate the following two students on their excellent prize-winning essays: Outstanding Senior Essay on Yale: John (Jack) Doyle, Berkeley College. Measuring “Problems of Human Behavior”: The...
Saturday, January 18, 2014 - Wednesday, May 28, 2014 B einecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511 Endpapers, slipped discreetly between a book’s binding and text block, are easy to overlook. They developed from a practical need: to protect illuminations from the wear...

Pages