Saturday Introductory Tour of Beinecke Library

Event time: 
Saturday, July 2, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (BRBL) See map
121 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

The Beinecke Library inspires engagement with the past, in the present, for the future. One of the world’s largest libraries devoted entirely to rare books and manuscripts, it is Yale University Library’s principal repository of literary archives, early manuscripts, and rare books.
Beinecke library offers a weekly tour that introduces its mission, history, architecture, collections, exhibitions, and research.
Tours are led by a library staff member or student guide.
Tours last approximately 45 minutes.
Reservations are not required.
Note: see the library’s website ( for current public health protocols and other important visitor information.
Reminder: the Beinecke Library’s ground floor and mezzanine public exhibition areas are always free and open to the public, seven days a week. Visit the library’s website at for more information on hours and exhibitions and to explore the library online.

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