Yale Sustainable Food Project with Prof. Paul Freedman and Alice Waters
On Saturday, April 29, Professor Paul Freedman (History) organized a showing of rare book relating to cooking and the preparation of food and beverages for the Yale Sustainable Food Project, which was celebrating its tenth anniversary. Alice Waters, founder of Chez Panisse, was the guest of honor and on display were items from the Beinecke Library, Manuscripts and Archives, the Babylonian collection, and Prof. Freedman's own materials. An article in the Yale Daily News concerning the event can be found here.
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