March 2018 News

March 12, 2018
Why Do We Need DH?: Digital Humanities in China Speaker: Jing Chen  陈静 Associate Professor, School of Arts, Nanjing University Founder & Editor, 01Lab (零壹 Lab) Time: 2:00 pm-3:00 pm, Friday April 6 Place: Room 218, Sterling Memorial Library Sponsored by the East Asia Library, Digital Humanities...
Woman playing the lute
March 9, 2018
The Gilmore Music Library holds many remarkable scores, books, and images of guitar and lute music. Our online exhibit, Treasures of Guitar and Lute Music from the Gilmore Music Library, spans more than 400 years. It includes two remarkable lute works from the late 16th and early 17th centuries: a...
March 5, 2018
Join us on March 8, 2018, 2-3 PM in the Sterling Memorial Library Lecture Hall, for a Yale Day of Data Spring Series talk by linguist Stephanie Fielding. Fielding's algorithmic work allows for the reconstruction of a language with a slim set of words.  When Stephanie Fielding started her study of...
Book by Samuel Moyn, Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal World
March 5, 2018
The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. Even as state violations of political rights garnered unprecedented attention due to human rights campaigns, a commitment to material equality disappeared. In its place, market fundamentalism has emerged as the dominant force in national and...
March 2, 2018
A trial for a Chinese language database, Zhonghua zai zao shan ben shu ju ku 中华再造善本数据库, has been set up for Yale University users from now to April 1, 2018. The database has been added to the Library’s Chinese studies research guide. Since the access is controlled by Yale IP ranges, you have to...
March 2, 2018
A trial for a Chinese language database, Minguo tu shu shu ju ku 民国图书数据库, has been set up for Yale University users from now to April 1, 2018. The database has been added to the Library’s Chinese studies research guide. Since the access is controlled by Yale IP ranges, you have to login Yale VPN ...
Cover of the book Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal World
March 1, 2018
The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. Even as state violations of political rights garnered unprecedented attention due to human rights campaigns, a commitment to material equality disappeared. In its place, market fundamentalism has emerged as the dominant force in national and...

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