New Requirements for DOE-funded Researchers: Public Access to Data and Publications

In response to the 2013 Memorandum from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, “Expanding Public Access to the Results of Federally Funded Research,” the Department…

Scholarly communication

OA research in the news: Anand wins 2014 Drucker Medal

Mechanical engineering professor Lallit Anand has won the 2014 Daniel C. Drucker Medal,…

Science

Make time to make more stuff!

Knowing as we do that MIT people love to make things, last summer Mechanical Engineering Librarian Angie Locknar made…

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Discovering the Libraries: Top 10 things to know

By MIT Libraries’ student blogger, Pri Tembhekar Hello everyone! It is with bittersweet sentiment that I write my last blog for the MIT Libraries. This post will be about the top 10…

Preservation & conservation

New! Access to the complete New Yorker

         The current issue and all past issues of The New Yorker—going…

Business & management

RSC, ACS offer new open access options for authors

In the last year, two major chemistry publishers have expanded their open access options. The Royal Society of Chemistry continues to offer its “Gold for Gold” vouchers, launched…

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New resources: Check out the Cochrane Library & Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases that contain high quality independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, bringing...

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Information Processing Letters: The complete package

Information Processing Letters is now available. The MIT Libraries now subscribe to current, as well as historical issues, of Information…

Science