Using Data: Responsible Use and Restricted Data

Want to be sure you’re using data responsibly? Concerned about issues of confidentiality of survey respondents? Have you ever come across a data set that says it’s “restricted…

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New Database: Historical Statistics of the United States

Interested in researching U.S. history? A new tool is at your disposal: the online edition of the Historical Statistics of the United States. This recently updated compendium source…

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Retaining Rights & Increasing the Impact of Your Research: Information for MIT authors

In response to faculty requests, this new, concise overview of information about retaining rights when publishing is now available...

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MIT Faculty and Libraries Refuse DRM; SAE Digital Library Canceled

The MIT Libraries have canceled access to the Society of Automotive Engineers’ web-based database of technical papers, rejecting the SAE’s requirement that MIT accept the imposition of Digital Rights…

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Next pick of the week CDs

Here is another selection of CDs that have just arrived in the Lewis Music Library. Come to the library or visit the Humanities and Music bookmobile on Thursday,…

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Books ‘n’ salsa at the MIT Humanities Library Bookmobile!

Spice up your day with the hot hot moves of the MIT Salsa Club! Then, while your…

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Longer CD/DVD loan over spring break

The Lewis Music Library is offering a special longer loan period for CDs and DVDs over spring break 2007. Music compact discs…

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Pick of the week: more new CDs in the Lewis Music Library

This week’s new CD arrivals include the last two salsa discs (see previous blog): AlHaj, Rahim. When the soul is settled:…

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ASTM standards online & new Standards On-Demand program

ASTM Standards available online! The MIT Libraries is very pleased to announce online access to the complete set of current ASTM Standards and…

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