Information about our holdings

Poetry at Beinecke Library

Wendy Moffat discusses her new biography of E. M. Forster
March 24, 2011
THE JAMES WELDON JOHNSON MEMORIAL LECTURE | 2011   A Reading & Conversation with New Yorker critic Hilton Als Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 4:00 pm
March 16, 2011
Detailed information about collection materials featured in the current exhibition, Psyche & Muse: Creative Entanglements with the Science of the Soul are now available online: Psyche & Muse online .
March 9, 2011
Fall 2012 Readings at Yale University Subject to change--contacts provided for additional information Ariana Reines, Poetry Reading Thursday, September 20, 7:00pm Room 317, Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High Street Grad Poets Reading Series Contacts:, Peter Cole, Poetry Reading: The Poetry of Kabbalah, the Kabbalah of Poetry
February 28, 2011
Susan Howe has been named the 2011 winner of Yale University’s Bollingen Prize in American Poetry.
February 24, 2011
Freud's Impossible Life: An Introduction A Lecture by Adam Phillips Friday, February 25, 2011, 5:00 pm
February 17, 2011


Subscribe to


Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
Campus Map

Tel: (203) 432-2977    Fax: (203) 432-4047

USPS: Mailing Address and Information

email: Ask a Librarian




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.

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule