Yale University Library News

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

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

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