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Finals study breaks

Finals study breaks

Come enjoy a snack with us

As finals approach, it’s important to take time to de-stress. The Libraries are here to help with snacks, drinks, smiling faces, and even a few furry friends....

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Digging deep into Special Collections

Digging deep into Special Collections

Students in Stephanie Frampton's Media in Cultural Context class take a critical look at library objects

Associate Professor Stephanie Frampton’s Media in Cultural Context (21L.715) is a seminar about the pleasures and powers of reading: “From the Sumerian clay tablets of more...

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Exterior masonry work at Barker Library

Exterior masonry work at Barker Library

Work continues through mid-May

Barker Engineering Library – as part of the Institute’s investment in infrastructure renewal – will once again be impacted by the project to replace windows...

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American Chemical Society publications available for text mining

American Chemical Society publications available for text mining

Want to analyze trends in the chemistry literature? MIT Libraries is pleased to announce that ACS journals are now available for text and data mining...

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Patent workshop nears

Patent workshop nears

Find the tools you need

One of the mainstays of the MIT culture is to design, make and innovate. At both ends of this process, and through the middle,...

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Book cradles that don’t go to the grave

Book cradles that don’t go to the grave

Wunsch Conversation Lab invents reusable mounts for library exhibits

  Staff in the MIT Libraries’ Wunsch Conservation Laboratory have been working to design a new kind of structure to display books and other objects exhibited...

Preservation & conservation
Libraries support Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Libraries support Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Titles from our collections to increase your understanding of this complicated issue

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and we’re proud to be supporting this campus initiative by joining the group tabling in Lobby 10 from 12-2pm...

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Celebrate National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month

April is for spring, marathons...and poetry!

April is National Poetry Month, the most widely celebrated literary event in the world! Celebrate with the MIT Libraries by checking out some poems,...

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Open access downloads: March 2017

Open access downloads: March 2017

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

  The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT houses scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through the MIT faculty open access policy, the new opt-in open access...

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