Senate Approves Open Access Mandate for NIH: Recommends Change to Existing NIH Policy

The Alliance for Taxpayer access announced yesterday that the Senate Appropriations Committee has agreed to direct the National Institutes of Health...

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EndNote Basics – JulyAP 2007 Information Workshop

EndNote Basics WHERE: 14N-132 (Digital Instruction Resource Center – DIRC) WHEN: Friday, July 6, noon – 1pm EndNote is a “personal...

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Virtual reference site available in the social bookmarking system: del.icio.us

To integrate our resources with the social bookmarking system “del.icio.us”, we have recreated our Virtual Reference site there. Del.icio.us users can...

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MIT Libraries screencast tutorials available in MIT’s TechTV

Video tutorials for instruction on topics such as database searching and evaluating information are being created, and more will come. A...

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Bookdrop in Lobby 10 now open 24 hours!

Patrons can now return materials from any MIT Library any time. As usual, to avoid fines, please return reserve materials to...

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Music LP records stored

In order to make space for CDs and DVDs, the Lewis Music Library has sent the remaining LP records to the...

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Expanded Access to Economic and Financial Data via Global Insight

Additional web access now is available to Global Insight (GI), a comprehensive source for historic economic and financial data, spanning over...

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Announcing Student Video Contest: Removing Barriers to Free Exchange of Information

SPARC  (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) announced yesterday that they are hosting the first “SPARC Discovery Awards.” Contestants are...

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Hit the open road with Open Access

What’s the big deal about open access anyway? If I’m writing an article, what rights should I keep? Where can I...

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