Category: Humanities

OA research in the news: Tackling diversity in philosophy

There has long been a push to increase diversity in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and math. And for good reason: women and minorities...

All news
Archnet update: New features and improved search interface

Archnet update: New features and improved search interface

Archnet, a collaborative project between the Aga Khan Documentation Center and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (Geneva, Switzerland),  was recently updated to provide a...

Humanities
International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA) abstracts now available on Archnet

International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA) abstracts now available on Archnet

Working with International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA) director, editor,  and publisher, Intellect Ltd., the Aga Khan Documentation Center and the Aga Khan Trust...

Humanities
New images of Yemen on Archnet

New images of Yemen on Archnet

Aga Khan Documentation Center is pleased to announce a new collection of photographs of Yemen taken by Peggy Crawford (1917-2015) on Archnet. Ms. Crawford...

Humanities
AKDC collaboration brings 1959 recordings of Moroccan music to Archnet

AKDC collaboration brings 1959 recordings of Moroccan music to Archnet

Between 1959 and 1962 the American author and composer, Paul Bowles, traveled Morocco to collect samples of the Moroccan soundscape. Half a century later,...

Archives & MIT history
Going places?

Going places?

Check out our travel collection

Whether you’re a taking a short vacation, going on a field trip, or doing some field work, you may want check out the Travel...

Humanities

MIT Environmental Film Festival: Earth Week 2015

Come to one or all of these films during the MIT Environmental Film Festival, part of Earth Week 2015. Join us for films, refreshments...

Social sciences
Music double-header Friday 4/17

Music double-header Friday 4/17

April 17, 2015 12pm - 3pm

First violins, then saxophone!

Music and more music! On Friday at noon, come to the Lewis Music Library to hear Bach, Bartók, Corelli, and Halvorsen performed by talented...

Music