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June is Great Outdoors Month!

June is Great Outdoors Month!

Celebrate and honor the wonder of the great outdoors all month long

Finals are done and graduation has passed, which means that the semester is officially over! Kick off your summer by celebrating Great Outdoors Month...

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Celebrating Pride Month

Celebrating Pride Month

Keep your celebration rolling with books from MIT Libraries

Missed the festivities last weekend? Come check out this year’s staff-selected highlights from the MIT Libraries’ collection of LGBTQIA works: Fiction Inferno: A poet’s...

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Providing comments for the commentator

Providing comments for the commentator

Behind the scenes of preparations for the Commencement webcast

Tom Rosko, Institute archivist and head, Institute Archives and Special Collections (IASC), has been a commentator during MIT’s Commencement procession every year since 2005. The only...

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Borrow Direct now offers renewals

Borrow Direct now offers renewals

Keep your book, movie, or other loan longer

As of June 2017, Borrow Direct will now allow one renewal on all borrowed items. Better still, these renewals will be automatic, so there...

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I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

Oscar-nominated documentary now available to stream through the Libraries

I Am Not Your Negro, Raoul Peck’s Oscar-nominated documentary about James Baldwin, is now available to view through the Kanopy streaming service. Narrated by Samuel...

Humanities
Find books and articles faster with new search options

Find books and articles faster with new search options

New interface groups results into scannable sections

We have launched new search options on our website, designed to help you find what you need faster and easier. We heard you loud...

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Studying over the summer?

Studying over the summer?

Tips to manage your account while traveling

If you plan on continuing your research through the summer, the Libraries are open and available to help you with your needs. If you...

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Open access downloads: May 2017

Open access downloads: May 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 open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month we highlight...

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Congratulations, Class of 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017

Stay connected with the Libraries after Commencement

Finals are over, theses are submitted, your library books have been returned — it’s time to celebrate! Congratulations and best wishes from all of us at...

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