Yale University Library News

Yale students, faculty and staff are invited to the fourth annual Undergraduate Research Symposium hosted by the Yale Undergraduate Research Association (YURA) in the Sterling Memorial Library nave...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on September 10, 2018 - 2:34pm

Charles Ives seated
  September 9, 2018 The Irving S. Gilmore Music Library has completed an eighteen-month project to digitize and stream online a collection of early, rarely heard performances of works composed...

Post by Anonymous on September 9, 2018 - 4:16pm

Students studying at table in Bass
Construction will start in the Spring, after Commencement, on a renovation of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library to accommodate the growing student population. Bass Library is a favorite study...

Post by Patricia Carey on August 23, 2018 - 2:37pm

 Street Corner Stories, an iconic 1977 documentary produced by filmmaker Warrington Hudlin during the seventies in New Haven.
The Yale Film Study Center has been awarded a $24,000 matching grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation to preserve Street Corner Stories, an iconic 1977 documentary produced by filmmaker...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on August 17, 2018 - 11:14am

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

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

Exhibit case with three items related to Mandela from Yale library collections, a book, a photo and a poster.
In commemoration of the centennial of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela's birth on July 18, 1918, the Beinecke Library will have on view, in temporary exhibition cases on the mezzanine, three items related...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on July 13, 2018 - 9:32am

Dr. Dori Laub, co-founder of the Fortunoff Archive
Dr. Dori Laub, one of the founders of the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, died on June 23, 2018, in Woodbridge, Connecticut. Dr. Laub and Laurel Vlock, a New Haven television...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on June 29, 2018 - 3:55pm

Portrait of Elizabeth Deering Hanscom in her cap and gown, she is the first woman to earn a Ph.D. from Yale.
In a new Yale history exhibit, photos, letters, artifacts, and other archival material bring alive the stories of notable Yalies, including: Ebenezer Baldwin. He was a 1763 graduate who died serving...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on June 28, 2018 - 2:12pm

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