In the media
Hundreds turn out for first “Building 7 Block Party”
Hundreds of people from the MIT community and public filled the hallways and galleries throughout the building to celebrate the start of the spring semester and view new exhibitions of photography, drawing, and architecture.
At DataRescue, students collaborate to protect vital government data
Day-long hackathon focused on preserving federal data at risk of manipulation or removal by the Trump administration.
Med sikte på världsproblemen (Taking Aim at the World’s Problems)
“‘To roll up your sleeves and work to solve the problems of the world is a part of the school’s ethos,’ says MIT’s Chris Bourg.”
Academic Libraries Respond to Immigration Ban
“‘As social institutions, libraries have always stood for freedom of expression, diversity, inclusion, openness, generosity, and social justice,’ Chris Bourg, director of MIT Libraries, told LJ.”
What’s in store for libraries on college campuses?
Director Chris Bourg joins On Campus to discuss how libraries are reimagining physical collections and thinking about how to make digital collections richer and more accessible.