The future of knowledge depends on libraries. That future starts here.
Our vision? A world where more people have access to knowledge and more voices are heard. Where tools and solutions can be networked, shared, and “hacked.” Where knowledge not only provides answers, but empowers and inspires. We think libraries can help build this world. Let’s get started.
New Library Services Platform Launches in July
Users can expect easier catalog searching and better results.
MIT Libraries’ Vision: A New Urgency
A new document articulates and amplifies our existing vision with a sharpened focus, new urgency, and principles to guide our decision making.
Meet Alexia Hudson-Ward
A Q&A with the Libraries’ new associate director for Research and Learning.
Explore our organization
Here’s how we plan to contribute to a world with enduring, abundant, equitable, and meaningful access to information.
Who we are
Meet our staff and learn about opportunities to work with us
What we live by
We aim to do great things and to find joy and meaning in our work
How we’re shaping the future
We’re working to make libraries open, interactive, and computational