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


Henricus Martellus, a German cartographer working in Florence in the late 15th century, produced a highly detailed map of the known world.... More >
Library News | June 17, 2015
With the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the ... More >
Library News | June 16, 2015
With the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University, the Beinecke Library has digitized its collection of Jonathan Edwar... More >
Library News | June 10, 2015
A new collaboration between the Yale Department of Linguistics and the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library has resulted in an innovative approach to teaching students how to master the field methods used in linguistic research... More >
Library News | June 3, 2015
The Windham-Campbell Prizes has announced that noted author Hilton Als will give the keynote address at this year’s prize ceremony on Monday, Sept. 28. The talk launches a four-day international literary festival at Yale.... More >
Press Release | June 2, 2015
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library’s iconic building today closed for renovation.... More >
Library News | May 19, 2015
The Beinecke will close its building for renovation from May 2015 to September 2016. Two key dates to keep in mind:... More >
Library News | May 11, 2015
The Beinecke Library’s Technical Services Department, the staff members responsible for cataloging, processing, and digitizing the library’s collections, recently moved into a new headquarters located on Winchester Avenue in New Haven... More >
Library News | April 28, 2015



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Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 4 pm

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