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For faculty papers, see manuscript collections

Brief summary descriptions of many Institute records collections are included in OCLC WorldCat. They may be searched through the following link on the Library of Congress web site: Search OCLC WorldCat Manuscript Materials

Finding aids for many of the collections, which provide detailed descriptions, are available directly to researchers on the MIT Archives website: List of Collections

Finding aids for a number of the collections are online.

Access to Institute records is governed by the Institute Records Access Policy. In numerous cases, restrictions on use, copying, or copyright apply. Patrons are urged to discuss such issues in advance of requesting materials.

The research materials in the Institute Archives are complemented by the holdings in the MIT Museum (617.253.4440).


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