We will respond to your question as soon as we can.
reference staff is limited to spending one-half hour per patron
to answer brief factual questions or provide information about
our collections. We regret that we are unable to undertake research for patrons outside the MIT community.
will send you either the answer to your question or information
about the sources in the Institute Archives related to your topic.
We may contact you for clarification of your question.
of our collections are stored off site and require 24-48 hours
of our collections have restrictions on access because they are
unprocessed, or due to MIT
access policies or restrictive donor agreements.
address follow-up correspondence to firstname.lastname@example.org,
rather than to individual staff members, who may be away from
encouraged to visit the Institute Archives to explore our collections.
that we will be able to help you with your research project.