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The institution, the building, and the people of the Beinecke

News

The Beinecke will close its building for renovation from May 2015 to September 2016. Two key dates to keep in mind:... More >
Library News | December 15, 2014
In preparation for the Beinecke's May 2015 building renovation, the library's ... More >
Library News | December 12, 2014
The Beinecke Library has a new P.O. Box. Beginning Jan. 1, 2015, all U.S.... More >
Library News | December 4, 2014
We are pleased to introduce the inaugural edition of Beinecke Illuminated, the newsletter of the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library.... More >
Library News | November 20, 2014
The Bible at the Beinecke, a blog created last summer by curatorial assistant Stacie Vos, provides a detailed introduction to the library’s collection of English Bibles.... More >
Library News | November 19, 2014
The Voynich Manuscript has left the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library for the first time since 1969, when antiquarian bookseller H.P. Kraus donated it to the library.... More >
Library News | November 3, 2014
Archive Provides Incomparable Record of the Contemporary African American Poetry Community  The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Yale University... More >
Library News | October 6, 2014
Team of Experts Takes Multispectral Images of the 1491 Martellus World Map... More >
Library News | August 14, 2014

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Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
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Tel: (203) 432-2977    Fax: (203) 432-4047

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Hours

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