Archives greets the new year with “Beacon of Progress” exhibit

In 1900 the Paris Salon awarded its highest medal to MIT Professor Désiré Despradelle (Department of Architecture, 1893-1912) for his extravagant…

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IAP 2009: All Events for Week Ending Friday, January 16

Check out all of the MIT Libraries IAP events for the week covering Monday, January 12 through Friday, January 16. A complete…

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IAP 2009: Patent Searching Fundamentals

While you won’t come out of this session qualified to be a patent attorney, you will be able to successfully find patent references from…

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IAP 2009: Rotch Library Film Series – King Corn

Rotch Library IAP Film Series: When: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, Thursday, January 8, 2009 Where: Rotch Library Conference Room, 7-238 Click the…

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IAP 2009: Personalized Data and Knowledge Management Series

Researchers and students at MIT enjoy access to vast amounts of information from a variety of sources and in a variety of formats. Finding, manipulating, organizing and managing the…

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IAP 2009: Managing Research Data 101

For researchers struggling to manage their data, basic strategies will be provided for best practices for retention and archiving effective directory structures and…

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IAP 2009: Organic? All-natural? Grass-fed? What Does It All MEAN??

Confused by the terms “organic,” “grass-fed,” “all-natural”?? If so, get some clarification with farmers Kim Denney (Chestnut Farms, Hardwick, MA) and Kate Stillman (

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IAP 2009: Compost with Worms…in Your Apartment!!

Are you an apartment-dweller wishing for some backyard space to compost? Don’t worry, you can compost indoors and start any time…

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IAP 2009: Career Research: Targeting and Researching Employers

Looking for prospective employers? Preparing for a job interview? MIT Libraries can help! First, we’ll learn how to target potential employers– established companies, start-up…

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