Community Engagement by the Numbers

A crowd of people gather in a courtyard looking at books wrapped in brown paper


  • 1,212 – Participants in Fall 2021 community engagement events
  • 650 – Books given away at the MIT Mystery Book Exchange
  • 38 – Campus partners, including the Undergraduate Association, Graduate Student Council, MindHandHeart, Office of Student Wellness, and more
  • 12 – MIT Reads book selections, ranging from memoir and nonfiction to science fiction and short stories