Category: Scholarly communication

Open Access Task Force Releases Final Report

Open Access Task Force Releases Final Report

Recommendations urge MIT to openly share the products of its teaching and research

This fall, the Ad Hoc Task Force on Open Access to MIT’s Research released its final recommendations aimed at supporting and...

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Open access downloads: September 2019

Open access downloads: September 2019

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT includes scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month...

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Open access downloads: August 2019

Open access downloads: August 2019

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT includes scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month...

Scholarly communication

Greg Eow named president of the Center for Research Libraries

Greg Eow, associate director for collections, has been appointed president of the Center for Research Libraries (CRL). CRL is an international...

Scholarly communication
Daunting Problems and Thrilling Promises

Daunting Problems and Thrilling Promises

MIT Libraries’ first visiting scholar reflects on his work to create a more open and equitable knowledge system

One of the many privileges of a life in professional academia is the right to set one’s own agenda. As a...

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Libraries Digitize 100 Works to Celebrate Public Domain Day

Libraries Digitize 100 Works to Celebrate Public Domain Day

Works are free to anyone to read, use, and build upon

On January 1, 2019, a new set of published works entered the public domain in the US for the first time...

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