Book of Secrets: Alchemy and the European Imagination, 1500-2000
From the 16th century, books of alchemical secrets were published in almost every European language. Explore texts that demonstrate the extraordinary presence of alchemy in European popular culture.
The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.
Temporary Reading Room Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm
The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.
Beginnig September 1, 2016 our hours will be
Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5