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Past Events

Thursday, 11/1/2012 6:30pm
Master Class, Conference
Friday, 10/26/2012 5:00pm
Reading & Lecture
Wednesday, 10/24/2012 (All day) to Thursday, 10/25/2012 (All day)
Reading & Lecture, Book History
Friday, 10/19/2012 (All day) to Friday, 12/14/2012 (All day)
Friday, 10/19/2012 (All day) to Saturday, 10/27/2012 (All day)
Thursday, 10/18/2012 4:00pm
Reading & Lecture
Wednesday, 10/10/2012 4:00pm
Reading & Lecture, Book History



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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.

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule