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Press Release | February 4, 2014
Papers of Italian Activist and Writer Gianfranco Sanguinetti Provide Insight into European Postwar Protest Movements ... More >
| January 28, 2014
List of Recent Finding Aids for Beinecke Collections Available Online... More >
Library News | January 21, 2014
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Press Release | January 13, 2014
Archive Includes 103 of Baldwin's Letters and a Typescript Draft of his Third Novel... More >
Press Release | December 16, 2013
Scholarly detective work has revealed that an 1858 manuscript, housed at Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, is the earliest-known prison memoir written by an African American.... More >
Press Release | December 12, 2013
Slate Blog Post Gives Readers a Cherokee Vocabulary Lesson... More >
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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