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Hours and Holiday Schedule

Reading Room & Exhibition hours: the reading room for registered researchers is open Mondays - Fridays; public exhibition spaces on the ground floor and mezzanine are open daily.

  • Monday 10 am - 7 pm (Reading room & exhibitions)
  • Tuesday-Thursday 9 am - 7 pm (Reading room & exhibitions)
  • Friday 9 am - 5 pm (Reading room & exhibitions)
  • Saturday 12 - 5 pm (Exhibitions only, ground floor & mezzanine)
  • Sunday 12 - 4 pm (Exhibitions only, ground floor & mezzanine)

 

Please note: Access to viewing some of the mezzanine exhibition cases may be restricted occasionally during special events.

The library will be closed:

  • September 9, 2017 (Saturday) Yale Student Open House, only open to Yale undergraduate, graduate, and professional students
  • *The mezzanine will be closed on September 13, 2017 (Wednesday)
  • November 23 & 24, 2017 (Thursday and Friday) Thanksgiving Day
  • December 22, 2017 through January 1, 2018 (Friday through the next week and Monday) Christmas, winter recess, and New Year's Day
  • January 15, 2018 (Monday) Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • May 28, 2018 (Monday) Memorial Day)
  • July 4, 2018 (Wednesday) Independence Day
  • September 3, 2018 (Monday) Labor Day
  • November 22 & 23, 2018 (Thursday and Friday) Thanksgiving Day
  • December 24, 2018 through January 1, 2019 (Monday through the full week until the next Tuesday) Christmas, winter recess, and New Year's Day

Contact

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
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Tel: (203) 432-2977    Fax: (203) 432-4047

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Hours

Monday 10 am - 7 pm
Tuesday-Thursday 9 am - 7 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 4 pm

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule