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Yale University policy prohibits librarians and curators from providing financial appraisals. Professional appraisers and booksellers can authenticate and evaluate your books and documents.

You might try contacting a book dealer belonging to the ABAA http://www.abaa.org or ILAB http://www.ilab.org if you are interested in finding out more about the value of the book. For general information about the value of your book, you may also wish to read a publication of the Rare Book & Manuscript Section, a professional society, "Your Old Books," which is available online here: http://www.rbms.info/yob.shtml.

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Exhibition Gallery
Monday - Thursday: 9 am to 7 pm
Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 pm to 5 pm

Reading Room Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9 am to 6:45 pm
Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule