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Welcome, Class of 2023!

We know there is a lot to take in when you first arrive at MIT, so here’s a quick to-do list to help you get acquainted with the MIT Libraries.

Come check us out

MIT has five library locations across campus, and you can study (or just relax) in any of them. Don’t be shy — come explore and find your new favorite study spot.

Find what you need for class

Our staff are super friendly and can save you loads of time, so don’t hesitate to ask them.

Take a break

  • Check out our exhibits and events such as meditation sessions, study breaks, and dog therapy events
  • Browse our “just for fun” collections of graphic novels, DVDs, music, and more
  • Join us for MIT Reads, an all-campus reading program that selects two books a year and hosts discussions and author events


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We hope to see you at the Libraries soon!