Category: Engineering

Jordan J. Baruch papers open for research

Jordan J. Baruch papers open for research

The Institute Archives & Special Collections is excited to announce that the Jordan J. Baruch papers are now open for research. See a guide...

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NASA releases Public Access Plan

NASA released its Public Access Plan February 11, 2015, in compliance with the White House Directive. The policy covers both publications and data. Publications...


OA research in the news: What our sewage says about us

This month, MIT researchers and local public health officials will gather and analyze waste from Cambridge sewers in search of insights into the health of...


Updated MIT amendment to publication agreements released: incorporates new federal public access requirements

Two new versions of the MIT amendment to publication agreements have been released, in order to provide MIT authors with an amendment that incorporates...

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OA research in the news: Adventures in product design

This week, dozens of MIT undergraduates showed off their work in a semester-end presentation for Product Engineering Processes, a class led by professor of...

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IAP 2015: Finding Information: Search Tools and Strategies

  The MIT Libraries are offering a whole series of classes to help you locate various types of information, from large data sets to...


Chris Bourg named director of MIT Libraries

Longtime libraries administrator at Stanford tapped to lead MIT’s libraries and the MIT Press.

Chris Bourg has been named as the new director of the MIT Libraries, effective in February. Provost Martin Schmidt announced her appointment today in...


OA research in the news: AeroAstro turns 100

Last week, MIT’s Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics celebrated its 100th anniversary with a three-day Centennial Symposium. The events included a panel with nine...

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New web page summarizes major US research funder open access requirements

As part of an effort to provide information about new open access requirements that are emerging from the White House Directive on “Expanding Public...