Early Books and Manuscripts

The Beinecke Library is one of the most significant sources for history in North America and contains a rich collection of materials from the classical world to the Renaissance.
  • A 1,200-year-old scroll finds a home next to the Gutenberg Bible (WSHU)

    February 10, 2023

  • Beinecke Library unites past and present in spring exhibit (Yale Daily News)

    February 8, 2023

  • World’s oldest printed objects to join Gutenberg Bible in Beinecke display

    January 24, 2023

  • The sailor's guide

    January 1, 2023

  • The world as they knew it: New Beinecke exhibition charts rise of maps

    September 1, 2022

  • The World in Maps, 1400-1600 (Fine Books & Collections)

    July 14, 2022

  • Wright Lab summer undergraduate researchers explore scientific treasures of Yale Beinecke Library

    July 14, 2022

  • Visiting Voynich (Manuscript Road Trip)

    April 24, 2022