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Scholarly Communications – MIT Libraries

Retaining rights & increasing the impact of research

Scholarly Communications - MIT Libraries

Spotlight: Open access & publishing talks

The MIT Libraries offer workshops and talks to students, admin staff, and researchers on OA and publishing topics. Please contact us if you'd like more information or to book us to speak to your group.


Open access policies at MIT

MIT faculty passed an open access policy in 2009; as of April 2017, all MIT authors can opt in to open access via a license. Learn more about how to make papers openly available, get download statistics on your papers, or waive the policies.



Information on copyright law and how to use content from others’ work in your own.

Publishing & research

Open access publishing support for authors; MIT & Elsevier; text and data mining; APIs; and more.


About us

Meet the Scholarly Communications & Collections Strategy staff.