Yale University Library News

Announcing the Adrian Van Sinderen Book Collecting Prize
To encourage undergraduates to collect books, build their own libraries, and read for pleasure and education, Adrian Van Sinderen, Class of 1910, established two prizes in 1957. The Senior Prize is...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 29, 2018 - 2:43pm

Cover of the book Spaces of Feeling: Affect and Awareness in Modernist Literature by Marta Figlerowicz
Can other people notice our affects more easily than we do? In Spaces of Feeling, Marta Figlerowicz examines modernist novels and poems that treat this possibility as electrifying, but also deeply...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 22, 2018 - 12:13pm

picture of Douglas Fairbanks as Zorro from THE MARK OF ZORRO
The Yale Film Study celebrates the 50th anniversary of the acquisition of the Yale Collection of Classic Films, formerly the John Griggs Collection of Classic Films, with a special Treasures from the...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 22, 2018 - 11:50am

Picture of an afro-american family during World War 1
When the United States entered World War I, the call of mass mobilization permeated every aspect of American life. Americans answered this call—for service and sacrifice, money and time, life and...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 22, 2018 - 10:52am

Picture of Diana Stuart Sinton, speaker for GIS lecture
Concepts such as location, scale, and representation play particularly important roles in knowledge-building, and this contributes to the appeal of GIS as a tool to enhance learning. How institutions...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 9, 2018 - 4:24pm

I am a Man campaign material from Martin Luther King
January 15th at the Beinecke a Temporary Display "Dr. King and the Long Civil Rights Movement" has been created from 12 NOON - 4 PM. Select highlights of the Beinecke Library’s collections related to...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 9, 2018 - 1:44pm

Making Gay History — The Podcast
Join Eric Marcus and Sara Burningham on January 22, at 2:00 - 3:30 PM in the International Room in Sterling Memorial Library. They will guide you through their award-winning podcast, Making Gay...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on January 9, 2018 - 1:27pm

Vintage poster of the New Haven Grays Band
The Gilmore Music Library’s special collections naturally contain an abundance of materials from Yale faculty, students, and alumni, and such items have appeared in many of our other exhibits. But in...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on December 18, 2017 - 3:49pm

Vintage postcard of the Andover Newton Theological School at Yale
In 1807, Andover Theological Seminary began offering graduate coursework for students preparing for the Christian ministry. Founded by New England Congregationalists, the school was a harbinger for...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on December 18, 2017 - 3:27pm

The Art of Collaboration
An exhibition exploring the excitement and power of combining separate elements to make something new, beautiful, and lasting. Drawn from the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection of American Children’s...

Post by Lise Gazzillo on December 15, 2017 - 2:44pm

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