Category: Social sciences

This just in: The ACI Scholarly Blog Index

This just in: The ACI Scholarly Blog Index

Who says blogs don’t have a place at the information table? This...

Humanities
SolarSPELL: The Solar Powered Educational Learning Library

SolarSPELL: The Solar Powered Educational Learning Library

April 19, 2017 12 - 1pm

Experiential learning and iterative development: A Brown Bag with Laura Hosman

Access to high-quality, relevant information is absolutely foundational for a quality education....

Social sciences
Python for Map Creation in ArcMap

Python for Map Creation in ArcMap

April 7, 2017 9:30am - 12:30pm

Automate map design in GIS

This is a 2-day workshop on April 7 and April 14. Please...

Social sciences

MIT Libraries support open scholarship in the social sciences through SocArXiv

Platform created by sociologists, librarians, and open access advocates

The MIT Libraries are pleased to announce our support of SocArXiv, an...

Social sciences
Coming to Stata: “Black Lives Matter” bookmobile

Coming to Stata: “Black Lives Matter” bookmobile

February 28, 2017 11am - 1pm

The Libraries celebrate Black History Month

To celebrate, honor, and learn about the complexities and richness of black...

Humanities
Program on Information Science awarded $10,000 by Amazon, Inc. for open data research

Program on Information Science awarded $10,000 by Amazon, Inc. for open data research

Project will develop a prototype system to automatically collect and archive data related to U.S. elections

The Amazon Corporation awarded $10,000 through The AWS Cloud Computing for Research...

Social sciences

OA research in the news: Mass voters say no to charter school increase

One of the most contentious issues facing Massachusetts voters on November 8...

Scholarly communication
A Conversation with Janet Mock

A Conversation with Janet Mock

November 15, 2016 5:30pm

The author of "Redefining Realness" comes to MIT

Read the book, and join the conversation! Author Janet Mock will be...

Social sciences