Yale University Library News

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

An 1847 image of Frederick Douglass from the Yale University Library's Visual Resources Collection.
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library will mark the 242nd anniversary of the nation’s founding with a special display of  the Dunlap Broadside, a rare copy of the historic first printing of...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on June 12, 2018 - 11:26am

External view of the Sterling Memorial Library on a sunny day.
Visiting Yale University or New Haven this summer? Don’t miss this wide range of exhibitions taking place at different locations within the Yale University Library. All are free and open to the...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on May 24, 2018 - 8:32am

Stephen F. Gates ’68 and Susan Gibbons are pictured in 2015 with one of Yale’s rare 1699 Vincenzo Coronelli globes.
A long-time champion of Yale University Library made provisions through his estate to endow the position of university librarian. Susan Gibbons now serves as the inaugural Stephen F. Gates ‘68...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on May 22, 2018 - 11:24am

Logo of Yale
During the upcoming Reunion weekends (May 24-27 and May 31-June 3) Yale University Library will offer special tours: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Friday, May 25, 9-10 a.m. & Friday...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on May 18, 2018 - 8:48am

Susan Gibbons Yale's university librarian to Speak at Women’s Leadership Event
Join the Asian Network at Yale and Working Women's Network for this month’s women's leadership event featuring Susan Gibbons, Stephen F. Gates '68 University Librarian and Deputy Provost for...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on May 17, 2018 - 4:47pm

Nota Bene Annual Report Winter 2016-17
This issue of Nota Bene serves as the library’s 2017 Annual Report. It summarizes funding, expenditures, and philanthropy to the library for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, along with articles...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on May 7, 2018 - 11:38am

sign for the Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale
Join us to hear about the History Keepers Project on Wednesday, May 2 at 5:00 pm in Sterling Memorial Library's International Room, where eleven Yale students will present summaries of their research...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on April 27, 2018 - 12:51pm

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