Inauguration Weekend Open House

Saturday, October 12, 2013 - 8:30am

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511
(Location is wheelchair accessible)

Celebrate the inauguration of Yale University President Peter Salovey at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library on Saturday, Oct. 12. The Beinecke will mark the inauguration of Yale's 23rd president with an open house  and tours from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tours will be held on the hour.  Vistors can view the library's exhibits, including the recently opened Power of Pictures, from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Take advantage of the inauguration festivities to explore the Beinecke and learn more about its collections. 


Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
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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.

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

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule