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From the Director

From the Director

Spring 2020

After years of imagining a redesigned Hayden Library, seeing our plans finally take shape is thrilling. We’re seeing our bold ideas for libraries realized...

All news May 4, 2020
Designing the Hayden Experience

Designing the Hayden Experience

Libraries staff plan for life after renovation

While the architectural vision for the Hayden Library renovation took shape, another, equally important design process also has been playing out. The MIT Libraries...

All news May 4, 2020
Sharing Knowledge for the Benefit of All

Sharing Knowledge for the Benefit of All

A Q&A with Roger Levy, chair of MIT’s Committee on the Library System

Roger Levy is an associate professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and director of the MIT Computational Psycholinguistics Laboratory. Bibliotech asked...

Scholarly communication May 4, 2020
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