March 2019 News

hand-drawn map showing proposed Wooster Square redevelopment in New Haven.
March 28, 2019
The library awards three annual prizes for outstanding senior essays. Each carries a $500 award and is presented during commencement ceremonies at the recipient’s residential college. Based on quality of submissions, the library may name more than one winner (or alternately, none) for the awards in...
March 27, 2019
Join us for a free screening and discussion of Charm City, a new documentary by Marilyn Ness. Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid portrait of those on the frontlines. With grit, fury, and compassion, a group of citizens, community...
Elizabeth Morris installing 2016 "Moving Earth" exhibit in Memorabilia Room
March 10, 2019
Proposals are being accepted through Monday, April 8, 2019, for three exhibits to be displayed in the Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room in 2020. Library staff, faculty, graduate or professional students, or other campus affiliates may propose and curate exhibits using materials from...
March 10, 2019
Yale Library will join the 50 Women at Yale 150 celebration with four exhibits on women's history topics this year—three of which will be curated or co-curated by students. The exhibits are part of a campus-wide commemoration of two milestones: the 50th anniversary of the matriculation of women in...
March 5, 2019
Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, and George C. Scott star in The Hustler, Robert Rossen's "hymn to the last true era when men of substance played pool with a vengeance" (Derek Adams). This classic garnered nine Academy Award nominations with wins for art direction and cinematography, and...
March 1, 2019
Yale University Library has acquired the access to two new Chinese language databases, Zhongguo jin shi ku 中國金石庫 and Song dai mu zhi ming zi liao ku 宋代墓誌銘資料庫. The databases have been added to the Library’s Quicksearch (Databases) and Chinese Studies research guide-Books. Information of off-campus...