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Students in HIST 134J, Yale and America, exploring Manuscripts and Archives collection materials in the new Gates classroom.
It has been seven months since our move back into our beautifully renovated public service spaces in the Wall Street wing of Sterling Memorial Library. We’ve had a semester and a summer of Yale students and other researchers back in full force, enjoying the modernized lighting, comfortable and...
Stanley Milgram, whose papers are held in Manuscripts and Archives, conducted the Obedience to Authority experiments while he was an assistant professor at Yale University from 1961 to 1963. Milgram found that most ordinary people obeyed instructions to give what they believed to be potentially...
All are welcome to join a special curatorial tour of the new exhibits now on view at the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library on Friday, July 31 at 12 noon. Curator Susan Wheeler will lead the tour. The exhibits included in the tour are: 8 interesting objects (in the Cushing Rotunda) and Movie...
Thursday, October 23rd, 5:30 pm Yale Center for British Art Lecture Hall All are welcome to join us for the twenty-first Lewis Walpole Library Lecture, presented by Steve Bell, professional cartoonist, who will discuss Hogarth's continuing legacy for contemporary graphic satire, while also...
Saturday, January 18, 2014 - Wednesday, May 28, 2014 B einecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511 Stephen Tennant (1906 - 1987) is mainly remembered for his striking appearance and position as one of the “Bright Young People,” a group of upper-class British artists,...
University Librarian Susan Gibbons is interviewed as part of this Washington Post article about changes in libraries as the world grows more digital. ...."It doesn’t have to be a dichotomy of physical and digital. In the ideal library of the future, it’s all weaving together.” More at: http...
The Bass Glass Project is now accepting applications for spring 2015 term projects using Google Glass. Two sets of "Bass Glass" devices are being offered by means of a call for proposal. The application and more information about the project can be accessed on the Bass Glass web page. The...

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