Modern Books and Manuscripts

The collection of Modern Books and Manuscripts covers a wide range of subjects with strengthsin literature written in English outside the United States; American children's literature; the printing arts; LGBTQ writing; human sexuality and gender studies; playing cards;the history of hunting and fishing;and the history of finance.
  • Student curator Gabrielle Colangelo ’22 brings obscured lesbian histories to light

    June 6, 2022

  • Eight writers awarded Yale’s Windham-Campbell Prizes

    March 29, 2022

  • Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies continues expansion (Yale Daily News)

    February 2, 2022

  • Santa’s mirth and merriment resound in the Beinecke archives

    December 20, 2021

  • Yale student presents a virtual exhibit on Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’ (Yale Daily News)

    September 20, 2021