Category: Humanities

MIT Reads celebrates National Poetry Month

MIT Reads celebrates National Poetry Month

Check out staff picks and join us for our open mic

  April is National Poetry Month, the most widely celebrated literary event in the world. MIT Reads is celebrating with an annual...

Humanities
November is Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month

Celebrate now and always with works by indigenous creators

  “MIT acknowledges Indigenous Peoples as the traditional stewards of the land, and the enduring relationship that exists between them and...

Humanities
Celebrating Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month

Check out these staff picks

National Latinx/Hispanic Heritage month is celebrated annually, from September 15 to October 15, to honor the culture, traditions, and contributions of...

All news
The Life and Letters of Emily Dickinson

The Life and Letters of Emily Dickinson

Newly available for Public Domain Day 2020

Martha Dickinson Bianchi wrote of her aunt, Emily Dickinson, “She was not daily bread. She was star dust.” Bianchi’s The Life...

Humanities
Celebrate Pride

Celebrate Pride

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

Boston’s own celebration of pride is this weekend! While you’re waiting for the parade to start, why not check out some...

All news
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...

 Bibliotech