Beinecke at 50
Established in 1963, Yale’s Beinecke Library celebrates its 50th anniversary with a yearlong series special events, from lectures and conferences to poetry readings and concerts.
All exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.
Two full-year exhibitions explore the Beinecke’s architecture and its people.
In addition, a series showcases rarely-seen manuscripts, printed works, and visual objects from across all curatorial areas.
New & Noteworthy
The exhibition gallery and reading room are closed for the month of August while the library's building is under renovation.
Beginnig September 6, 2016 our hours will be
Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.