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In a rare public appearance in the United States, renowned Italian writer and scholar Umberto Eco gave a lecture on Friday, Oct. 18 to commemorate the Beinecke Library’s 50th anniversary.... More >
Library News | October 30, 2013
51 Medieval English Texts Now Available for Study at the Beinecke... More >
Library News | October 30, 2013
 Beinecke’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Closes with a Flourish  ... More >
Library News | October 22, 2013
Collection of rare English legal manuscripts and books goes to Yale University... More >
Library News | June 17, 2013
Due to commencement activities, the Beinecke Library will open at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 20.... More >
Library News | May 17, 2013
On the 10 Yale undergrads selected to read their poetry: "You can tell ... they’re a fairly tight group," said Beinecke curator Nancy Kuhl.... More >
Library News | April 10, 2013
A rare Bible came out of its case and time-traveled viewers back to the techie revolution ... of 1455. It was one of those hold-your-breath moments.... More >
Library News | March 1, 2013
The Library's primary missions going forward include creating greater access for students and researchers. Barbara Shailor, deputy provost for the arts and a former Beinecke director, said that the research done by students working with manuscripts has the potential to spark discussion on a national scale. — Yale Daily News... More >
Library News | January 30, 2013

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

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

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule