Yale University Library News

hand-drawn map showing proposed Wooster Square redevelopment in New Haven.
The library awards three annual prizes for outstanding senior essays. Each carries a $500 award and is presented during commencement ceremonies at the recipient’s residential college. Based on...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 28, 2019 - 3:07pm

Yale Library will join the 50 Women at Yale 150 celebration with four exhibits on women's history topics this year—three of which will be curated or co-curated by students. The exhibits are part of a...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 10, 2019 - 10:01pm

Elizabeth Morris installing 2016 "Moving Earth" exhibit in Memorabilia Room
Proposals are being accepted through Monday, April 8, 2019, for three exhibits to be displayed in the Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room in 2020. Library staff, faculty, graduate or...

Post by Patricia Carey on March 10, 2019 - 7:35pm

View of Bass Library
The Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library will undergo renovation this summer to expand study space for the university’s growing undergraduate population. A newly revised plan calls for an increase in...

Post by Patricia Carey on February 10, 2019 - 8:27pm

Students studying in Bass
Plans for the Bass Library renovation—and for the library’s collection after the renovation—are being refined following a Jan. 23 community forum. At the forum, DVBW Architects presented for...

Post by Patricia Carey on February 3, 2019 - 2:19pm

Students studying in Bass Library near windows
Faculty, students and staff are invited to a presentation on the upcoming renovation of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library on Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 3:30 to 5 p.m., in the Sterling Memorial...

Post by Patricia Carey on January 14, 2019 - 9:11pm

The four-month transition to the powerful new Archives at Yale discovery tool was completed this week as staff disconnected the old Yale Finding Aid Database (YFAD) system.  Archives at Yale is now...

Post by Patricia Carey on January 8, 2019 - 11:22am

Dr. Martin Luther King
  Check out the following library exhibits if you are on campus in January: "The Kings at Yale": A Martin Luther King Exhibition This exhibit highlights Dr. King and Coretta King’s visits to...

Post by Joanna Carmona on January 4, 2019 - 2:43pm

head and shoulders of young Chinese woman
Lam Qua, a 19th-century Western-trained artist in Canton (now Guangzhou), China, painted portraits of patients with tumors and other disfiguring medical conditions for Dr. Peter Parker, a Yale-...

Post by Patricia Carey on January 3, 2019 - 2:42pm

Sterling Memorial Libray in the snow
Finals end, and winter recess begins at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19.  Yale University Library departments, libraries and locations will be closed beginning Saturday, Dec. 22, reopening Wednesday...

Post by Joanna Carmona on December 14, 2018 - 2:50pm

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