MIT Receives Personal Papers of Artist Otto Piene

MIT Receives Personal Papers of Artist Otto Piene

The personal papers of the late Otto Piene, a leading figure in kinetic and technology-based art, have been donated to MIT’s Institute Archives, part...

Archives & MIT history May 4, 2020

News from the MIT Press

Spring 2020

The MIT Press is committed to reimagining what a university press can be. This spring, the Press is delighted to announce several exciting projects...

Data May 4, 2020
Remembering Elda Chisholm

Remembering Elda Chisholm

Elda Digiuni Chisholm (1919-2019) was offered a job at the MIT Libraries the very day she applied in 1945. “Other women were afraid to...

All news May 4, 2020
What’s New

What’s New

Spring 2020

Chris Bourg Speaks on Open Science at the UN Libraries Director Chris Bourg participated in the first United Nations Open Science Conference in New...

Scholarly communication May 4, 2020
From the Director

From the Director

Fall 2019

  Here at MIT, we are always looking to the future, with an eye toward doing our part to build a better world. This...

All news October 18, 2019
A New Vision for Hayden

A New Vision for Hayden

Libraries reveal designs for upcoming renovation

The Libraries have been developing designs for the upcoming Hayden Library renovation with Kennedy & Violich Architecture (KVA). The new design will support the...

All news October 18, 2019
Open Access Task Force Releases Final Report

Open Access Task Force Releases Final Report

Recommendations urge MIT to openly share the products of its teaching and research

This fall, the Ad Hoc Task Force on Open Access to MIT’s Research released its final recommendations aimed at supporting and increasing the open...

All news October 18, 2019
The Computational Library

The Computational Library

A Q&A with Heather Yager, associate director for technology

Heather Yager leads Digital Library Services, which provides technology strategy and planning, software development, user engagement, and web services in support of the Libraries’...

All news October 18, 2019

News from the MIT Press

Bringing content to readers in new ways

It’s an extraordinary time at the MIT Press with new projects aimed at pushing the boundaries of university-based publishing. This spring the Press launched...

All news October 18, 2019