Category: Humanities

Open monographs fund is a success in its first year

Open monographs fund is a success in its first year

Check out scholarly books we've helped make open access

In celebration of International Open Access Week, we’re running a series of stories about open scholarship that prioritizes community-run publishing and infrastructure. Today’s piece...

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Digitizing Haitian Newspaper Libète

Digitizing Haitian Newspaper Libète

MIT Libraries contributes to the digitization of Libète newspaper published in Kreyòl

Founded by Father Jean-Yves Urfié in 1990, Haiti’s weekly newspaper Libète aimed to fill a linguistic and cultural void as it was published in...

 Bibliotech
Newly acquired materials in Distinctive Collections: Spring 2023

Newly acquired materials in Distinctive Collections: Spring 2023

The MIT Libraries Department of Distinctive Collections collects, preserves, and makes available the Libraries’ unique and rare materials. Our collections range across disciplines, time...

Archives & MIT history
Black Drama

Black Drama

New collection of digital playscripts

Looking for digital copies of plays by Black authors? Black Drama (Third Edition) contains more than 1,700 scripts from playwrights from North America, English-speaking...

Humanities
MIT Libraries subscribes to DIS

MIT Libraries subscribes to DIS

Streaming media package of contemporary videos

Looking for short videos by leading artists and cultural thinkers on conversations in contemporary art, technology activism, and culture? The MIT Libraries now subscribes...

Art & architecture & planning