Yale University Library News

Classes end for the semester on Friday, Dec. 7, and the university’s librarians are once again pulling out all the stops to make Reading Week fun for students – or at least, a little less stressful....

Post by Patricia Carey on December 5, 2018 - 10:46am

red tank Mexico 68
Five exhibits closing this month draw on Yale’s extraordinary library collections to explore a range of different subjects: political protest in 1968, artistic representations of numbers, early law...

Post by Patricia Carey on December 2, 2018 - 6:04pm

illustration of figures in a cave
Heather O’Donnell '00 Ph.D., founder of Honey & Wax Booksellers  and creator of the Honey & Wax Book Collecting Prize for women under age 30, will deliver the 2018 Adrian Van Sinderen Lecture...

Post by Patricia Carey on October 26, 2018 - 12:33pm

One Yale College senior will receive library funding, mentoring, and production support to create and curate a professional-quality exhibit based on senior essay research using materials from a Yale...

Post by Anonymous on October 1, 2018 - 8:51am

Yale Day of Data graphic
Yale University undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, faculty, and staff are invited to submit posters for the 2018 Yale Day of Data poster session, to be held on November 29. ...

Post by Patricia Carey on September 28, 2018 - 11:48am

University Librarian Susan Gibbons named president of the Association of Research Librarians
Susan Gibbons, the Stephen F. Gates ’68 University Librarian and deputy provost for collections and scholarly communication at Yale University, began a one-year term as president of the Association...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on September 27, 2018 - 12:01pm

Behind the scenes at Yale Library graphic
To celebrate Founders Day, Yale University Library will host an open house in the Sterling Memorial Library Nave and adjacent spaces on Tuesday, Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This will also be the...

Post by Patricia Carey on September 15, 2018 - 7:33am

medieval law professor addressing students in town square
The 300-year history of Yale. Photography and the American West. Art and music of World War I. Divinity students in the turbulent 1960s. The humble origins of caricature. Pablo Neri's view of the...

Post by Patricia Carey on September 14, 2018 - 5:55pm

Richard Rose's work Chords: Text (After Gutenberg)
Last year’s top-to-bottom renovation of the Manuscripts and Archives space in Sterling Memorial Library got a vivid finishing touch this summer with the installation in the new Gates Classroom of...

Post by Patricia Carey on September 14, 2018 - 4:02pm

Book cover for responsible parties
Please join us on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 4:30 p.m. for a thought-provoking talk by Professors Frances McCall Rosenbluth and Ian Shapiro about their new book "Responsible Parties: Saving Democracy from...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on September 13, 2018 - 1:50pm

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