Yale University Library News

Kline Biology tower
Marx Science and Social Science Library closed early today (Friday, Jan. 15) due an HVAC malfunction. It is expected to reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 19, following the scheduled closing Monday for Martin...

Post by Patricia Carey on January 15, 2021 - 2:03pm

Dr. King in regalia with President Bewster
In response to COVID-19, Sterling Library’s annual exhibition commemorating visits to Yale by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1959 and 1964) and Coretta Scott King (1969) has been recreated as an online...

Post by Patricia Carey on January 11, 2021 - 10:58am

In response to predicted heavy snow, contactless pickup location at Thain Cafe at Bass Library and at the Divinity Library will close at 2 pm on Wednesday, Dec. 16, and remain closed all day Thursday...

Post by Patricia Carey on December 16, 2020 - 5:27am

overlapping postcards with images and text
What would you like future students to know about being a Yale student in 2020, post-election?  On Thursday, Nov. 12, students are invited to stop by Sterling Library between noon and 3 pm to write...

Post by Patricia Carey on November 11, 2020 - 5:28pm

Jennfer Chenoweth head shot
Registration is open for Yale’s 2020 GISday Virtual Conference, Mapping Spatial Inequity, to take place from 11:30 am to 4 pm on Friday, Nov. 13. Interested members of the public, as well as the Yale...

Post by Patricia Carey on November 7, 2020 - 12:38pm

Students wait in line to write postcards for the University archives
What would you like future students to know about being a Yale student in 2020? The simple question, posed by University Librarian Barbara Rockenbach in an email to students this week, struck a chord...

Post by Patricia Carey on October 21, 2020 - 6:52pm

Patron with back to camera examines shelves of videos
by Tricia Carey In welcome news for film study faculty and students, the library has resumed lending items from the Film Study Center’s large collection. The collection contains nearly 40,000 DVDs,...

Post by Patricia Carey on October 12, 2020 - 2:17pm

by Tricia Carey This is Caroline Pryor’s third year working at Yale Library, but it’s the first time she’s been tasked with keeping people on their best behavior. Pryor, a senior history major in...

Post by Joanna Carmona on October 6, 2020 - 3:12pm

student opening Sterling Library door
by Tricia Carey Opening hours at Sterling Library and Bass Library have been extended to 10 pm Monday through Thursday. The two adjacent, connected libraries are now open 68 hours a week on the...

Post by Joanna Carmona on October 5, 2020 - 1:29pm

a collection of photobook
Haas Arts Library will resume its popular Photobook Club series online this fall semester, on Fridays each month, from 2-3 p.m. This year’s program includes: August 28: Photobooks from Museum of...

Post by Joanna Carmona on August 27, 2020 - 10:13am

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