News

November 1, 2019
The Library was well represented at the 2019 congress of the International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ISECS) in Edinburgh, Scotland, in July. This conference...
November 1, 2019
The Library presented two panels at the ISECS conference: “Gothic Horrors, Catholic Undertones, and Political Caricature: Archival Riches of the Lewis Walpole Library,”...
Caroline Winterer giving lecture
June 3, 2019
Caroline Winterer’s lecture “Was There an American Enlightenment?” on April 4 drew an audience of more than 100 people to the Yale Center for British Art Lecture Hall....
June 3, 2019
This year’s bumper crop of forty-eight applications for visiting fellowships and travel grants, representing scholars from thirty-four institutions from Africa, Asia,...
June 3, 2019
By Cynthia Roman In January the Lewis Walpole Library sponsored the first of an ongoing series of workshops that will focus on the topographical view. The program will...
June 3, 2019
In keeping with the Yale University Library mission statement to provide “outstanding support for teaching, learning, research, and practice” the Lewis Walpole Library has...
list of bird species
June 3, 2019
By Scott Poglitsch Since 2016, Catalog Assistant Scott Poglitsch has kept a yearly list of birds seen from the fourteen-acre library campus and has led informal bird walks...