Category: Music

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...

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Sing, play, or listen at Open Mic: Music Library opens its doors to performers

By correspondent, David Rolnick, graduate student in Mathematics This Friday at noon, the Lewis Music Library will continue its tradition of Open Mic, somewhere...

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Caring for AV – Webinar series

Save these dates!  Curation and Preservation Services will screen a series of webinars on the preservation of audiovisual materials in November and early December....


DJing at a glance: Nov. 4, 11am, Lewis Music Library

DJing at a Glance: The History of Beatmatching with Mmmmaven’s General Motor. About the presenter: General Motor (Gareth Middlebrook) works with all aspects of...

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Digital Stewardship Resident

Tricia Patterson

The Libraries will host their first resident from the National Digital Stewardship Residency Program of Boston (NDSR-Boston). Tricia Patterson began her 9-month residency in September working on a...


The Springer Book Archive (SBA) is here!

You may know that for several years, MIT Libraries has had online books (2005+) from the prolific publisher Springer. Now we are pleased to announce...


authors@mit reading by Ellen Harris

Come hear Ellen Harris read from and discuss her latest book, George Frideric Handel: A Life with Friends, published just this month by W....

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New Handel book by Ellen T. Harris

Just in: George Frideric Handel: a Life with Friends, by MIT Professor Emeritus Ellen T. Harris (ML410.H13 H279 2014) Save the date to hear...


Met Opera on Demand is here!

Met Opera on Demand is now available to members of the MIT community (5 simultaneous users; MIT certificates needed). Enjoy video and audio opera...