Exhibitions at the Beinecke Library

Individuals are always welcome to visit the Beinecke Library’s ground floor and mezzanine public exhibition areas, to see the building, permanent exhibitions, and varied special exhibitions throughout the year. An information sheet about the library’s history, mission, architecture, collection, and services is available at the security desk at the entrance and the special exhibitions can be enjoyed on a self-guided basis. Please go to the Visit page on the website for more detail on hours and related information.

Map of Magdeburg A Legacy Parlous Abiding: The Hohenzollern-Schlaberg-Hughes Collection at Yale Friday, June 20, 2014 to Saturday, August 16, 2014
Stephen Tennant: Work in Progress Saturday, January 18, 2014 to Saturday, May 31, 2014
Under the Covers: A Visual History of Decorated Endpapers Saturday, January 18, 2014 to Saturday, May 31, 2014
Blue: Color and Concept Saturday, January 18, 2014 to Saturday, April 19, 2014
In the Mind’s Eye: Beinecke Architecture Imagined Friday, January 18, 2013 to Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Devotion and Inspiration: Beinecke People Friday, January 18, 2013 to Tuesday, December 17, 2013
The Power of Pictures Friday, October 4, 2013 to Monday, December 16, 2013
Permanent Markers: Aspects of the History of Printing Friday, May 17, 2013 to Saturday, September 14, 2013
By Hand: Celebrating the Manuscript Collections Friday, January 18, 2013 to Monday, April 29, 2013



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Monday 10 am - 7 pm
Tuesday-Thursday 9 am - 7 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 4 pm

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