Category: Science

OA research in the news: How global warming can worsen snowfalls

OA research in the news: How global warming can worsen snowfalls

In the last month, Boston has set a string of records: Most snowfall in the city in a 30-day period (90.2 inches); deepest snow...

Scholarly communication

Public Access Policy released: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality  (AHRQ) released its Public Access Policy in February 2015, in compliance with the White House Directive. The...

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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...

Engineering

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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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 for Beginners Tue Jan...

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 data sets to...

Science

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...

Scholarly communication

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...

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 tools. Discussion topics include...

Science