Category: Science

Open science workshop and lunch

Open science workshop and lunch

October 20, 2017 12 - 1:30pm

Learn more about open science resources

Are you curious what open science is, or how it can be beneficial for science — or your career? How can...

Science
Join us for a celebration of EarthArt

Join us for a celebration of EarthArt

October 13, 2017 4:30 - 6pm

Enjoy refreshments and a demonstration of the exhibit's digital video globe

Awe-inspiring global phenomena call for awesome artwork! Please join us for a celebration of the EarthArt installation, where you can display...

Science
Video profile: Chris Sherratt

Video profile: Chris Sherratt

A day with one of MIT Libraries' science and engineering experts

  Watch a video portrait of Chris Sherratt, librarian for atmospheric and oceanic sciences, energy and environment, and nuclear science and...

Scholarly communication
“EarthArt” exhibit at Hayden Library

“EarthArt” exhibit at Hayden Library

See your art and data displayed on the illuminated iGlobe

This fall Hayden Library is hosting an interactive exhibit called “EarthArt” in partnership with the MIT Department of Earth, Atmosphere and...

All news

More papers online from the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

The MIT Libraries are very pleased to announce expanded online access to a key resource in transportation: the Society of Automotive...

Engineering
Patent Searching Fundamentals

Patent Searching Fundamentals

July 25, 2017 12 - 1pm

Demystify the patent literature and learn resources for finding patents

This session will enable you to successfully find patent references from all over the world and obtain patent text and diagrams....

All news
Business Information for Engineers and Scientists

Business Information for Engineers and Scientists

July 25, 2017 1 - 2pm

Understand the commercial potential for your ideas, how to find partners, and sources for financial support

This session will introduce engineers and scientists to business information resources that will help you understand the commercial potential for your...

Science
Reality Bytes: Utilizing VR and AR in the Library Space

Reality Bytes: Utilizing VR and AR in the Library Space

June 21, 2017 12 - 1pm

A Brown Bag with Matt Bernhardt

Terms like “virtual reality” and “augmented reality” have existed for a long time. In recent years, thanks to products like Google...

Science
OA research in the news: LIGO detects third gravitational wave signal

OA research in the news: LIGO detects third gravitational wave signal

Detection paper in DSpace@MIT along with other GW resources

On June 1, the Laser Interferometry Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) announced its third detection of gravitational waves. The new gravitational wave signal is similar to...

Scholarly communication