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Exterior masonry work continues at Barker Library

Exterior masonry work continues at Barker Library

Window and facade work will produce noise in library spaces

The Barker Engineering Library – as part of the Institute’s investment in infrastructure renewal – will once again be impacted by...

Engineering
Video: Herng Yi Cheng ’18

Video: Herng Yi Cheng ’18

MIT senior brings important voice to Institute committees

  Herng Yi Cheng ’18 (Course 18) talks about serving on MIT’s Committee on the Library System and the Open Access...

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New milestone for the DSpace@MIT OA collection

New milestone for the DSpace@MIT OA collection

More than 10 million downloads of open access articles since 2009

As of May 2018, readers around the world have downloaded articles from the Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT more than 10 million times....

Scholarly communication
Learn with the Libraries: Summer 2018

Learn with the Libraries: Summer 2018

Build new skills over the summer

School may be out for the summer, but you can still Learn with the Libraries! We are offering several workshops on...

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MIT and Royal Society of Chemistry Sign First North American “Read and Publish” Agreement for Scholarly Articles

Experiment aims to shift publishing models toward open access

The MIT Libraries and the Royal Society of Chemistry have signed a groundbreaking license agreement that incorporates elements of a traditional...

Scholarly communication
Institute Archives Spotlights Pioneering Women at MIT

Institute Archives Spotlights Pioneering Women at MIT

Initiative builds collections of women faculty in science and engineering

A new MIT Libraries initiative aims to highlight MIT’s women faculty by acquiring, preserving, and making accessible their personal archives. The...

 Bibliotech
Scouring Millions of Papers to Create New Materials

Scouring Millions of Papers to Create New Materials

Libraries help make articles accessible for text and data mining

As a scientist interested in developing sustainable methods to create materials, Elsa Olivetti wanted to data mine decades of scholarly articles...

 Bibliotech
In the Laboratory of History

In the Laboratory of History

Through archival research, students uncover connections between MIT and slavery

In Fall 2017, the Institute launched a new two-semester course on MIT and Slavery. Co-taught by Craig Steven Wilder, the Barton...

 Bibliotech
Data Management for Postdocs and Research Scientists

Data Management for Postdocs and Research Scientists

August 8, 2018 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM

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Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Introduction to GIS & Mapping

August 3, 2018 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

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Manage your PDFs and Citations: Zotero and Mendeley

Manage your PDFs and Citations: Zotero and Mendeley

July 27, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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