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News

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
Inspired to write poetry by the work of Ezra Pound, Charles Wright said, "I always fantasized about winning the Bollingen Prize because it's the only prize Pound ever won."... More >
Library News | January 24, 2013
The new site unites the cutting-edge standards of web design for both function and form. The Beinecke’s redesigned site plays a key role in the Library’s core mission of creating access to a unique body of resources.... More >
Library News | January 15, 2013
Archivist Mike Rush was on hand to receive the 100 archival boxes from Native American writer N. Scott Momaday. "The first few minutes get your heart racing," he said, flipping through them. — Wall Street Journal... More >
Library News | January 14, 2013
The New York Times featured the Beinecke Library in the March 22, 2012 issue of Arts. The exhibition, "Remembering Shakespeare" was part of a springtime series of events and exhibitions across Yale University campus.... More >
Library News | March 23, 2012

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

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

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

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule