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Yale Library's Catalog

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Yale Finding Aid Database

Finding aids for archival and manuscript materials. Help | Search | Advanced

Digital Collections

Thousands of partial and fully digitized items from a wide range of materials from the Beinecke collections. Help | Search | Advanced

Uncataloged Acquisitions

Brief records of material not found in Orbis or the Finding Aid Database. Help | Search

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

Descriptions of Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. Help | Search

Yale Papyrus Collection

Catalog of the papyri held at Beinecke; includes digital images. Help | Search

Exhibitions at the Beinecke

Current and past exhibitions at the Beinecke. Past exhibitions span from 2006 until the present.
My Soul Has Grown Deep like the Rivers: Langston Hughes at 100 Friday, February 1, 2002 to Saturday, April 20, 2002
Theater and Anti-Theater in the 18th Century Monday, January 15, 2001 to Saturday, April 14, 2001
Ascendancy: Irish Religion & Politics 1500-1800 Saturday, July 1, 2000 to Tuesday, October 31, 2000
Banks' Florilegium Saturday, July 1, 2000 to Tuesday, October 31, 2000
Pushkin to Nabokov: Russian Literature at Yale Wednesday, April 26, 2000 to Saturday, July 15, 2000
No Place on Earth Friday, January 28, 2000 to Thursday, March 30, 2000
Goethe the Scientist Saturday, October 2, 1999 to Wednesday, December 22, 1999
Rush! Beinecke celebrates gold Thursday, September 16, 1999 to Saturday, October 2, 1999
Charles Babbage: Pioneer of the Digital Age: An exhibition at the Beinecke Library Thursday, April 15, 1999 to Tuesday, September 14, 1999



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The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.

Temporary Reading Room Hours 
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm

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

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule