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Near East Collection: United Arab Emirates visiting Yale University Library

United Arab Emirates (UAE) visiting Yale University Library

June 6, 2005: A group of about twenty officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) visited Yale University Library as a valuable addition to the Executive Management Program at the Yale School of Management. After a tour of Sterling Memorial Library the group, representing various ministries in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and other emirates, went to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, where Mr. Simon Samoeil, Curator of the Near East Collection, provided an introduction to Yale's collection of Arabic manuscripts and the OACIS project.