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May 15, 2017
In March 2017, Jana Krentz, Librarian for Latin American Studies at Yale, traveled to Cuba as an embedded librarian in a Yale Course on Cuban history and culture, and as part of the Cuban Initiative of the Council for Latin American & Iberian Studies. During the two-week trip, she continued her...
May 15, 2017
Bookplates, marks of ownership that have existed for centuries, acquired a new life outside the covers of books in their golden age. At this turn-of-the-twentieth-century moment, bookplates were prized for their aesthetic value, and it became an international phenomenon to collect, study, and...
May 10, 2017
On behalf of the 550 staff of the Yale University Library, congratulations to all of our graduating students! We wish you every future success!   As a graduate of Yale College, your library access automatically expires on May 31, but you are entitled to three free months of borrowing privileges....
May 8, 2017
During the past semester, fourteen Yale archivists and librarians were part of a collaborative program with the Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture. It introduced fifteen Black undergraduate students to history research...
May 8, 2017
The Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale is delighted to announce that it is one of the recipients of a grant from the Grammy Museum. Generously funded by The Recording Academy, the Grant Program provides funding annually to organizations and individuals to support efforts that advance the...
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May 5, 2017
Decompress from end-of-the-year stress by helping create a database of Yale theater history with Ensemble@Yale! This new tool leverages the power of crowdsourcing to identify and transcribe titles and dates of plays as well as the names of actors, directors, playwrights, set and costume designers,...
May 5, 2017
Stay connected to the Digital Humanities Lab over break and all year long by following us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook! In addition to sharing updates about funding opportunities and DH events on and around the Yale campus, we also post behind-the-scenes sneak peeks of projects we're working...

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