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The Prospector
This exhibit spotlights twelve publications written, edited and produced between 1965 and 1971 by students of Andover Newton Theological School, Berkeley Divinity School and Yale Divinity School. On...

Post by Graziano Kratli on August 16, 2018 - 2:40pm

Bishop Berkeley (1685-1753)
The three cases in this exhibit take viewers on a journey through the founding and development of Berkeley Divinity School (BDS), including the institution’s origins in Middletown, its various...

Post by Graziano Kratli on August 16, 2018 - 2:28pm

Join us for the fifth year of Treasures from the Yale Film Archive, which begins with five great films in 35mm this fall. TO CATCH A THIEF (Alfred Hitchcock, 1955) 2pm Sunday, September 9 MEDIUM COOL...

Post by Archer Neilson on August 16, 2018 - 1:49pm

Students in HIST 134J, Yale and America, exploring Manuscripts and Archives collection materials in the new Gates classroom.
It has been seven months since our move back into our beautifully renovated public service spaces in the Wall Street wing of Sterling Memorial Library. We’ve had a semester and a summer of Yale...

Post by Anonymous on August 10, 2018 - 5:25pm

Two students from the New Haven Promise Internship Program
Yale University Library has been selected to receive the first annual Ivy Award from New Haven Promise, a program that provides scholarships and career development support to graduates of New Haven...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on August 10, 2018 - 3:27pm

Two students who work in the library are among the first recipients of a new university award recognizing their contributions.  Jaster Francis ’20 is a work leader in collections maintenance at...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on August 10, 2018 - 1:10pm

[Figure from Book I. Elucidations]. Oliver Byrne. The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid: In Which Coloured Diagrams and Symbols Are Used Instead of Letters for the Greater Ease of Learners. London: William Pickering, 1847: p. xxiv.
September 17-December 14, 2018 Douglas R. Hofstadter writes in his 1979 book Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid that “there is something clean and pure in the abstract notion of number,...

Post by Molly Dotson on August 7, 2018 - 11:12am

Catherine Basie, Hugues Panassie, Count Basie, Helen Oakley Dance, and Stanley Dance. Paris, 1956. MSS 62, Box 41.
The Stanley Dance and Helen Oakley Dance Papers (MSS 62) are now open for research. As the Dances were well-known jazz journalists and producers, their papers are an important resource for the study...

Post by Jonathan Manton on August 6, 2018 - 3:00pm

Vintage sheet music covers from World War 1 George M. Cohan’s Over There
In the Music Library's new exhibition entitled “They Sang and Took the Sword” – Music of World War I, opening August 6th 2018, the Music Library observes the 100th anniversary of the conclusion of...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on July 23, 2018 - 10:36am

Over There sheet music front cover, with illustration by Norman Rockwell
In our new exhibition entitled “They Sang and Took the Sword” – Music of World War I, opening August 6th 2018, the Music Library observes the 100th anniversary of the conclusion of World War I, as...

Post by Jonathan Manton on July 18, 2018 - 3:55pm

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