Category: Humanities

Laugh Tracks and Libraries

Laugh Tracks and Libraries

Hayden Library is part of an interactive art installation powered by AI

For one weekend last November, visitors to Hayden Library found a novel distraction from their p-sets and research: they could watch...

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April is for poetry!

April is for poetry!

Celebrate National Poetry Month with staff picks

April is National Poetry Month, the most widely celebrated literary event in the world. Take a break from your studies and...

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What we loved in 2018

What we loved in 2018

Libraries staff pick their favorite books, music, podcasts, and more

  Chris Bourg Director “Favorite new music of the year: Kacey Musgraves’ Golden Hour — it’s country, but not like any country...

Music
World Space Week starts *now*

World Space Week starts *now*

Learn about World Space Week and see what the Libraries have to help you enjoy it

It’s October in New England, which means you’re most likely seeing jack-o-lanterns, apple-picking ads, and pumpkin spice everywhere, but there are...

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Libraries acquire online LGBTQ historical primary sources

Libraries acquire online LGBTQ historical primary sources

This story originally posted on June 29, 2018 Just in time for Pride Month, MIT has acquired new online LGBTQ historical...

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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...

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Celebrate Pride

Celebrate Pride

It's Pride Month! Browse MIT Libraries' LGBTQIA+ selections

It’s Pride Month! Check out this year’s most recent highlights from the MIT Libraries’ collection of LGBTQIA+ works! All of the items...

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Literature

Each week in May, MIT Libraries will highlight different materials to help you learn more about the Asian Pacific American experience....

Humanities