Information about our holdings

Collection Highlights

New and notable highlights from our digital collections.

Taketori monogatari (Nara e-hon)
Yale Association of Japan Collection A collection of Japanese rare books, scrolls, manuscripts, documents, calligraphy, and artifacts donated by Japanese Yale alumni group, the Yale Association of Japan (YAJ).
Tocqueville. From Le Charivari, 1849 June 20
Yale Tocqueville Manuscripts, ca. 1802-1840 Papers, artifacts, and portraits of both Alexis de Tocqueville, the 19th century French political thinker and historian and Gustave de Beaumont, his friend and travel companion.
"Yingl tsingl khvat," by Mani Leib and El Lissitzky
Yiddish Book Collection of the Russian Avant-Garde Illustrated books depicting the flowering of Yiddish secular culture in Russia between the years 1912-1928. 
Zane Grey Home Movies The collection documents the life and work of the American writer Zane Grey and his wife Dolly Grey, and to some extent the lives of their children.



Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.

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