Yale University Library News

Nota Bene, Yale Library’s much-loved newsletter since 1987, has been reborn in digital form. The inaugural online issue features stories of how the library has thrived in spite of pandemic challenges...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 25, 2021 - 11:44am

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Yale University Library has received its first-ever gift to establish an endowed fund to support digital preservation. The $100,000 gift comes from an anonymous 2008 graduate of Yale College, now a...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 22, 2021 - 4:20pm

The Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Research Advancement in Health Sciences Librarianship Award from the Medical Library Association....

Post by Joanna Carmona on March 18, 2021 - 10:58am

Last fall, when the COVID-19 pandemic moved her introductory biology laboratory to Zoom, Maria Moreno, senior lecturer and research scientist in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, saw an...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 16, 2021 - 4:17pm

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Yale University Library is seeking submissions for three annual prizes for outstanding senior essays. Each carries a $500 award and is presented during Commencement ceremonies at the recipient’s...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 2, 2021 - 6:36am

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Bass Library has reopened, after a month of cleaning and repairs to address damage from a flood. Also as of March 1, night and weekend hours have resumed in both Bass and Sterling. The new hours for...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 1, 2021 - 8:10am

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Yale University Library has signed two innovative agreements that will allow Yale-affiliated authors to publish in any PLOS open access journal without paying article processing charges (APCs). PLOS...

Post by Patricia Carey on February 23, 2021 - 9:18am

On Tuesday, February 22, 3-5 pm, Yale University Library, in partnership with MIT Libraries will host a virtual event to help create new—and edit existing—Wikipedia pages of Black, Indigenous and...

Post by Joanna Carmona on February 16, 2021 - 3:33pm

On Thursday, Feb. 25, 12-1:15 pm, four Yale students will discuss Native American languages across the country. The panel, moderated by Linguistic Professor Claire Bowern, will discuss issues related...

Post by Joanna Carmona on February 12, 2021 - 10:53am

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Bass Library will reopen on March 1 after a broken pipe flooded the two-level library on Jan. 29, requiring a month of cleaning and repairs.  Until March 1, students can find alternate places to...

Post by Joanna Carmona on February 9, 2021 - 1:19pm

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