Site Credits

The site was developed and designed by Message Agency in partnership with Tabula Creative and supported by the Beinecke Website Redesign Working Group:

  • Lisa Conathan: Archivist, Technical Services
  • Kristy Dixon: Head, Digital Projects & Metadata
  • Moira Fitzgerald: Assistant Head, Public Services
  • Elizabeth Frengel: Research Services Librarian
  • Raymond Frohlich: Head, Technology & Digital Assets (chair)
  • Kathryn James: Curator, Early Modern & Osborn Collection
  • Zoe Keller: Public Relations & Communications Officer
  • Meredith Miller: Senior Photographer, Techology & Digital Assets
  • Stacy Smith: Senior Administrative Assistant, Finance & Administration
  • Molly Wheeler: Archivist, Technical Services


Thanks to Tobin Nellhaus, Librarian for Performing Arts, Media & Philosophy, for his help with transitioning collections highlights and exhibition content.

Special thanks to the Office of the University Printer for their work on the Beinecke 50th Anniversary visual design and support throughout the project.

If you would like to provide us with feedback about the site, you can leave us a comment here.


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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 1, 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