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The Library's catalog, Orbis, provides access to collections material across the Yale University Library.  Below is a list of recently cataloged Beinecke Library acquisitions that are now available in the catalog.

July 7, 2014

He's any boy-- any time-- growing up in any place-- but this is not just any picture-- The learning tree : a film by Gordon Parks, based on his novel : Warner Bros., Seven Arts. ...

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P2358 969M
ISBN: 9780754665243 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Rare books and special collections / Sidney E. Berger. ...

Libraries Special collections.
Author: Berger, Sidney E.
Description: From cuneiform, coins, and codices to prints, drawings, photographs, and maps, departments of rare books and special collections are the premier repositories of significant printed and manuscript works and artifacts. Entrusted with the responsibility of preserving the records of history and culture, these institutions enable access to millions of source materials. Berger, a veteran of rare book and special collections, offers a landmark examination of this field, aimed at practitioners in the library field, instructors teaching courses on the subject, booksellers, private collectors, historians, bibliophiles, and others involved in rare and unique materials. Showing readers everything they need to know about rare books and special collections, this wide-ranging book offers coverage of such key topics as: the profession s history and its relevance in the face of an increasingly digital world; archives relationship to the special collections department and their role in the wider institution; collection development, cataloging, processing, physical layout, and other operational functions, with coverage of acquisition sources and methods; what everyone needs to know about the physical materials in their care, including preservation, conservation, and restoration, storage, handling, and security; reference and outreach services, including a look at exhibitions and tours; fundraising and financial management; legal and ethical issues; forgeries, fakes, and facsimiles; bibliography and its impact on the rare book world, including a look at booksellers, donors, and auctions; the present state of books in our digital environment; the vocabulary of the trade. Rare Books and Special Collections presents a meticulous and systematic understanding of this growing field.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +561
ISBN: 9781555709648 (paper : alk. paper)

20th Century-Fox presents Claudine : color by Movielab, prints by Deluxe@ ... ...

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +550

Children and the death of a President : multi-disciplinary studies / edited by Martha Wolfenstein and Gilbert Kliman. ...

Children and death.
Edition: Anchor books ed.
Imprint: Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Books, 1966.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 1976 S17 A543
ISBN: 0525068066

Jaws 2 : a novel / by Hank Searls ; based on the screenplay by Howard Sackler and Dorothy Tristan ; inspired by Peter Benchley's "Jaws." ...

Author: Searls, Hank, 1922-
Imprint: Garden City, N.Y. : Nelson Doubleday, c1978.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Wolff Photoplay 1359
ISBN: 9780754665243 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Report of court costs in the case of Betts v. Betts and others, 1748 July 5-17. ...

Actions and defenses Great Britain Early works to 1800.
Description: Manuscript legal document, in a single cursive hand, containing a report on the costs of a suit over the marriage settlement of Henry Betts and Elizabeth Betts. Signed at the end by the solicitors for both plaintiff and defendant.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS FILE 553
ISBN: 9781555709648 (paper : alk. paper)

Chinese and Japanese art, with sections on Korea and Vietnam. Translated from the French by Remy Inglis Hall. Edited by Charles McCurdy. Maps by Henri Jacquinet and Pierre Simonet. Drawings by Claude Abeille. ...

Art, Chinese.
Author: Buhot, Jean, 1885-1952.
Imprint: Garden City, N.Y., Anchor Books [1967]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 1976 S17 A554
ISBN: 0525068066

Joseph Smith Egyptian papyri : a complete edition : P. JS 1-4 and the hypocephalus of Sheshonq / Robert K. Ritner ; with contributions by Marc Coenen, H. Michael Marquardt, Christopher Woods. ...

Imprint: Salt Lake City : Signature Books, 2013 .
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc62 B3y 2013
ISBN: 1560852208 (978-1-56085-220-9 : alk. paper)

Sermon fragment, [circa 1746]. ...

Sermons, English 18th century.
Description: Manuscript sermon, incomplete, carefully lettered and signed with the intials "P. S. P." in a monogram, concerning salvation and the importance of grace. At the end of the sermon are listed 20 places and dates of preaching, all in England, in at least two hands, beginning with several dates in 1746, when the text was presumably composed, and concluding with an entry in a different hand dated 1779.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): OSB MSS FILE 19721
ISBN: 0374257760

Complete poems and selected letters and prose of Hart Crane. Edited with an introd. and notes, by Brom Weber. ...

Poetry Collections.
Author: Crane, Hart, 1899-1932.
Imprint: Garden City, N.Y., Anchor Books [1966]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 1976 S17 A537
ISBN: 0385015313


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