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Six women and one man posing in front of carved wood gallery entrance.
May 2, 2022
Lynn Hanke was honored at a University Library Council (ULC) ribbon cutting to celebrate the completion of the Hanke Exhibition Gallery in Sterling Memorial Library, a project she and her husband, Robert Hanke ’60, made possible.
Smiling man and woman wearing name tags identifying them as Barbara Franke and Richard Franke with flowers and library reading room in the background background
April 25, 2022
The Yale community mourns the death of Rich Franke ’53, a beloved alumnus and generous supporter of Yale University Library.
woman and man seated facing each other in a conference interview setting with videographer recording nearby
April 21, 2022
An April 20 oral history interview with gospel music luminary Kurt Carr is a milestone in the ongoing evolution of a key music library collection to support Yale’s new interdisciplinary program in Music and the Black Church.
text image reads: Hanke Exhibition Gallery Points of Contact, Points of View: Asking Questions in Yale Library Special Collections
April 6, 2022
View the Curator Conversation about “Points of Contact, Points of View: Asking Questions in Yale Library Special Collections.” The opening exhibition of the new Hanke Gallery features more than 60 rare, fragile, and unique objects.
Book cover showing Alice in Wonderland on a banana peel with title of book: Bananaworld Quantum Mechanics for Primates
April 5, 2022
From April 8 through April 14, Yale Library will celebrate Yale Quantum Week, partnering with the Yale Quantum Institute to host several special events and exhibits about quantum and science at libraries across campus.
Interior library view showing large glassed in book stacks, light shining in through marble walls and stairs up to exhibition level.
April 4, 2022
COVID-19 Library Update : Beginning April 11, the Beinecke Library exhibition hall will be open to the public Monday through Friday, 9 am-4:30 pm in addition to already ongoing weekend hours, Saturdays and Sundays, noon - 4 pm.
Seated woman with dark hair and glasses peruses old book resting in a mount on the table in front of her. Other special collection materials, boxes, papers an an open laptop are spread across the tabletop.
April 4, 2022
Beginning April 11, Yale University Library will reopen its special collections reading rooms to non-Yale researchers who are fully vaccinated and boosted and have not traveled outside the U.S. within the prior 15 days.