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.
MIT Libraries help digitize Haitian newspaper Libète
Published in Kreyòl, Libète is important to linguists, historians, anthropologists, and social justice activists.
MIT Libraries’ Enduring Vision
We envision a world where enduring, abundant, equitable, and meaningful access to information serves to empower and inspire humanity.
Inside the Hayden Library Renovation
The renovated library and Building 14 courtyard are welcoming gathering spaces for the MIT community.
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