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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
Contact: Kianti Roman 203-432-8055 kianti.roman@yale.eduFor Immediate Release: September 3, 2013... More >
Press Release | September 4, 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
In 1963, "among Yale librarians, Gordon Bunshaft’s avant-garde design was about as popular as loud noises and gum-chewing patrons. They decried it as a 'white elephant' and a 'floating folly.' …On its golden anniversary, the Beinecke is now a Yale icon."... More >
50th Anniversary | April 7, 2013

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Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 pm to 5 pm

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Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm

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