Nov 7th, 2012
4:34 pm
November 7th, 2012 | University
Univ. inspecting leakage problems in Sterling

Over fall break, scaffolding went up along the Wall Street side of Sterling Memorial Library as inspectors examined the north nave exterior wall for leakage problems. University spokesman Tom Conroy said in an email that leaks had been occurring above several windows on that side. He added that the facilities staff is in the process […]

Mar 29th, 2012
2:47 pm
March 29th, 2012 | University
Library hosts Thursday afternoon study break

University Librarian Susan Gibbons will host the Library’s second study break today at 3 p.m. The study break will be held in Sterling Memorial Library’s L&B room. There will be free food, giveaways and even a treasure hunt for $25 credit on library fines, according to Amanda Patrick, the Library’s spokeswoman. Handsome Dan will also […]

Jan 3rd, 2012
11:34 pm
January 3rd, 2012 | University
New library opens on Science Hill

Just in time for shopping period, the Center for Science and Social Science Information opened its doors on Tuesday. As the new collaborative home of the science library, social science library and StatLab, CSSSI is housed in the basement of Kline Biology Tower and contains a 24 hour study-space. If you’re a fan of the […]

Dec 19th, 2011
3:11 pm
December 19th, 2011 | University
Yale archivist wins theater librarian award

Earlier this month, Beinecke Rare Book and Mansucript Library Archivist Susan Brady took home the Theatre Library Association’s highest honor — the 2011 Award for Distinguished Service in Performing Arts Librarianship. The annual award has been given since 1994 to a performing arts librarian, curator, archivist or scholar “who has made extraordinary contributions to the […]

Dec 15th, 2011
9:00 pm
December 15th, 2011 | University
Beinecke among world’s most beautiful college libraries

The next time you want to study beautifully, you might want to skip Sterling’s towering stacks and the lowly study carrels of Bass and head to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. A set of rankings out this week from Flavorwire ranks the Beinecke the most beautiful college library in America and the second […]

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