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...

Engineering

IAP 2015: Life Sciences

The MIT Libraries is hosting a series of classes related to the life sciences this IAP. Some classes require registration. Bioinformatics…

Science

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…

Business & management

Chris Bourg named director of MIT Libraries

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

Engineering

Publish open access in chemistry society journals at no charge

Three chemistry societies have new open access options for MIT authors that allow for open access publication without any fee. American Chemical Society/ACS: ACS’s open access strategy…

Scholarly communication

Updates to Genomic Resources at NCBI

NCBI is coming back to MIT! Come hear about recent updates to National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) resources and…

Science

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 Access to the Results…

Science

OA research in the news: Autism as a disorder of prediction

In a paper published this month, MIT researchers suggest that many of the…

Science