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A survivor from Mława, Poland tells of his childhood and youth. Recollections of the joyous Passovers of his childhood call to mind his feelings of loneliness at his son's Bar Mitzvah, at which there was no one present from his side of the family, since all had perished in the Holocaust. Rabbi G....
The Yale University Library has implemented a new course reserves management system that will bring significant improvements to the course reserves service. Using the new system, students will be able to access all of their reserves materials – both print and electronic – in the same place....
The Yale University Library announced this week the appointment of Nicole Bouché as the new Librarian and Executive Director of the Lewis Walpole Library. She will begin her new position in Farmington, CT on August 18th. Nicole is currently the Director of the Albert & Shirley Small Special...
Decorative image of window in the Sterling Memorial Library book stacks
The following post was authored by Michelle Peralta, Resident Archivist for Yale Special Collections, Manuscripts and Archives. During the past several months, staff in Manuscripts and Archives met to discuss our responsibility to address bias and discrimination in our work and workplace. After...
Recent visitors to Sterling Memorial Library may have noticed construction activity in the L&B Reading Room, whose entrance is adjacent to the High Street entrance of the nave. The project aims to fully restore the windows along the west side of the reading room and includes complete re-leading...
Monday, September 23, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Sterling Memorial Library (SML), International Room 120 High St., New Haven, CT 06511 Bea Nettles, Professor Emerita at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, is a book artist who has been exhibiting and publishing her autobiographical works...
The Yale community is invited to join us for a special open house on Thursday September 18th, 3-5pm, to celebrate the reopening of the restored nave of Sterling Memorial Library. This marks the completion of a major, yearlong restoration project that has returned the nave to its original splendor...

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