New photo lab to open on West Campus

February 27, 2015 • 0
A new research lab at Yale’s Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage will bring photography conservation and preservation into focus.

Dog therapy comes to Medical School

February 20, 2015 • 0
For rough days, a therapy dog program at the Medical Library can help with students’ stress levels.

Sleds join case books at Law Library

February 9, 2015 • 0
This winter, students interested in frolicking in the snow can check out sleds and shovels from an unlikely source: the Law Library.

Preparations in full swing for Beinecke renovation

January 30, 2015 • 0
The library is currently involved in a flurry of preparation work in advance of its 16-month-long renovation.

Med school hosts Harry Potter exhibit

January 23, 2015 • 0
This winter, Yale has one more reason to consider itself a second Hogwarts.

Library receives $3 million for digital humanities lab

January 14, 2015 • 0
Yale University Library has received a $3 million award from the Goizueta Foundation to launch a Digital Humanities Laboratory in Sterling Memorial Library.

Library preservation, technical services to move

December 5, 2014 • 0
A new office space is currently being developed for staff involved with preservation and technical services in the Yale University Library System.

Students, faculty scope out Google Glass

November 14, 2014 • 0
Faculty and students can now propose spring-term projects involving Google Glass, a pair of glasses that displays virtual information in a hands free format.

Library faces budget constraints

November 6, 2014 • 0
Libraries do their best to adapt to changing times, but the times are not always kind to them.

Digital humanities go vogue

October 30, 2014 • 0
As digitization of library holdings becomes increasingly in vogue, advancements have been made at Yale in analytical research tools for these digital archives.

Libraries digitize papyrus collection

October 20, 2014 • 0
Yale’s papyrus collection is currently undergoing extensive conservation and digitalization.

Beinecke acquires children’s books

October 13, 2014 • 0
Between the Gutenberg Bible and the Canterbury Tales, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library now has increased its holdings of a different kind of treasure — characters from children’s books.