Category: Social sciences

Chris Bourg named director of MIT Libraries

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

Preservation & conservation

Event: Building Global Economic Prosperity

Building Global Economic Prosperity: Who Profits, Who Pays, Who Protests Discussion featuring: Dr. Daron Acemoglu: MIT Economics Professor & Author…

Social sciences

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…


OECD coming to MIT

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is coming to MIT!  Join us to: increase your…

Art & architecture & planning

International Historical Statistics–now online!

Looking to study countries worldwide far back in time?  Want the convenience of country statistics at your fingertips? 

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What’s new at the Libraries this fall

Welcome back! The MIT Libraries have been busy over your summer vacation. We’ve made improvements, added new resources, expanded our services,…


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…

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New! Access to the complete New Yorker

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

Business & management

Share your research data with openICPSR—free for a limited time!

Need to share research data you have collected in the social or behavioral sciences?  Have a funding…

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