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Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections

 Organization

Found in 197 Collections and/or Records:

Academic Integrity at MIT handbook website, 2017 May 22 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents Academic Integrity Handbook is the source for the rules that students must follow in their research and writing. See The Mind and Hand Book for the official rules for students at the Institute in all aspects of student life.
Dates: 2017 May 22 - Ongoing

Arts at MIT website, 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents This website provides an overarching explanation and history of the arts at MIT.
Dates: 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

BAMIT Review blog, 2017 January 25 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The BAMIT Review or the Black Alumni/ae of MIT blog contains posts about updates on BAMIT activities, reflections from alumni, current happenings at MIT of interest to the BAMIT community. Black Alumni/ae of MIT website provides general information about the organization, a brief history, and a listing of events. Black Alumni/ae of MIT (BAMIT) was established in 1979. Its purpose is to serve as a resource and provide support to Black students, faculty, and staff at the Massachusetts Institute...
Dates: 2017 January 25 - Ongoing

Black Alumni/ae of MIT website, 2017 January 25 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents Black Alumni/ae of MIT website provides general information about the organization, a brief history, and a listing of events. Black Alumni/ae of MIT (BAMIT) was established in 1979. Its purpose is to serve as a resource and provide support to Black students, faculty, and staff at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and to serve as a communication network for alumni/ae.
Dates: 2017 January 25 - Ongoing

Center for Brain, Minds and Machines website

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Identifier: https://cbmm.mit.edu/

Center for Computational Science and Engineering website, 2020 June 5 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents MIT’s Center for Computational Science and Engineering (CCSE) was established in 2008 with the mission of supporting computational engineering. Faculty and researchers from across the School of Engineering are involved with the center and computational engineering education and research around MIT. Their website includes information about the people associated with the center, the research being undertaken, their academic programs, and seminars offered by the center.
Dates: 2020 June 5 - Ongoing

Chinese Alumni/ae of MIT (CAMIT) website, 2017 January 25

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Scope and Contents The Chinese Alumni/ae of MIT (CAMIT) website Includes meeting minutes 1998-2000; CAMIT 2002 Bylaws; CAMITalk vol 10-12 1999-2001; most of the photos are not available on the website. The website was last updated in 2003. CAMIT promotes networking among MIT alumni/ae of Chinese descent and other MIT alumni/ae and current students, facultym and staff through educational, career development, community, and social events.
Dates: 2017 January 25

Collection on Student Life at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Identifier: MC-0618
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains materials that document student life on the MIT campus, including notebooks and papers, news clippings, magazines, student publications, photographs, brochures and programs, and other memorabilia.

Dates: 1876 - 2017

Collection on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0211
Abstract The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, the "1904 St. Louis World's Fair," held in St. Louis, Missouri. Material in the collection includes a booklet designed for use at the Exposition indicating important topics and themes of MIT's education-related exhibit. Also of interest is a register signed by visitors to the exhibit, many signers identifying themselves as graduates of MIT.
Dates: 1904

Collection on World War II Training Programs at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0633
Scope and Contents This is an assembled collection of materials about various World War II training programs run by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It consists of materials donated by participants, primarily those in the Radar School training program. Offical records about World War II academic training programs are in the federal archives. The Registrar's Office at MIT may have information about student records.
Dates: 1941 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1947

Community Service Fund website, 2017 August 15 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Community Service Fund (CSF), estblished in 1968, provides financial assistance to support Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students, faculty, and staff volunteers in community service initiatives. Their website includes information on CSF operations and history, application guidelines, and opportunities. The site also features a list of recent grant recipients and a login portal for CSF Trustees.
Dates: 2017 August 15 - Ongoing

Comparative Media Studies program website, 2017 July 23 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Comparative Media Studies (CMS) program is a graduate program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). It is part of Comparative Media Studies/Writing, a humanities section within the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. Launched in 1999, the program focuses on the critical study, design, and creation of media and writing. The CMS website includes information on program's curriculum, research projects and groups, and events. The site also contains application...
Dates: 2017 July 23 - Ongoing

Council for the Arts at MIT Borderline Mural Project webpage, 2017 June 26

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Scope and Contents The Council for the Arts at MIT Borderline Mural Project webpage provides a basic overview of the Project and its organizers, as well a few pictures of the murals in progress. The Borderline Mural Project covers a 200 foot long wall in the tunnels under the campus of MIT with murals created by MIT students. The tunnel is a commonly used route between MIT Buildings 66 and E17 during bad weather. The projects also created an augmented reality (AR) app that visually enhances these murals through a...
Dates: 2017 June 26

COVID-19 rapid innovation dashboard website, 2020 April 4

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Scope and Contents The COVID-19 rapid innovation dashboard website collates information on MIT based and adjacent projects that focus on finding solutions to problems related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of this information is stored in embedded Airtable tables. The Airtable elements of the page do not playback in Archive-It. See the https://innovation.mit.edu/c19rapidinnodash/ for more information on a complete capture.
Dates: 2020 April 4

Distributed Robotics Laboratory Wiki site, 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Distributed Robotics Laboratory (DRL) is a robotics research and development facility at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The DRL is a part of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). The DRL Wiki site contains information on current and past projects, news, videos, and publications. Also included is a list of DRL affiliates and links to institutions which provide funding for the lab.
Dates: 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

DSpace Federation website, 2003 - 2007

 File — DigitalStorage: 2011_077acc-edcbb38f-32c0-48d9-ab2a-92d66779598f
Scope and Contents The DSpace Federation website provided leadership and support to the DSpace community. The DSpace Federation was formed as collaboration between a small number of universities to act as testers, advisors, collaborators, and adopters of the DSpace platform. It was later opened to anyone who wanted to be part of the DSpace community. DSpace is an open source repository software package that enables organizations to collect, manage, preserve, and re-distribute digital content, typically research...
Dates: 2003 - 2007

Engineering the Future of the Past blog, 2019 August 02

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Identifier: 5
Scope and Contents Engineering the Future of the Past blog contains posts about activities related to digital archives at MIT Libraries during Kari Smith's tenure as digital archivist 2011-2017.
Dates: 2019 August 02

Faculty Policy Committee webpage, 2020 September 28 - ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Faculty Policy Committee webpage contains the description of the committee and a roster of their current members. The Faculty Policy Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has responsibility for maintaining a broad overview of academic programs; interprets, implements, and helps formulate policies on a broad range of issues of concern to the faculty. The committee identifies issues of concern to the faculty and facilitates interchange between members of the faculty and...
Dates: 2020 September 28 - ongoing

Giving to MIT website, 2015 June 4 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Giving to MIT website, operated by the MIT Alumni Association, facilitates financial donations made to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The website contains a list of the funds, programs, initiatives, departments, and organizations accepting donations, as well as information on donation payment and duration options. Also included on the site is a list of frequently asked questions as well as tax and gift information.
Dates: 2015 June 4 - Ongoing

Grand Challenges in Information Science and Scholarly Communication Summit final report, 2018 October 11 - 2019 June 11

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Scope and Contents Grand Challenges in Information Science and Scholarly Communication Summit final report is the document produced from the discussions that took place at the Summit earlier in 2018. It was published on the cummunity publishing platform PubPub. The summit's goal was to assemble an interdisciplinary group to identify grand challenges in information science, under the topics of scholarly communication, digital curation and preservation, and open scholarship. The challenges identified were to be...
Dates: 2018 October 11 - 2019 June 11

Grand Challenges in Information Science and Scholarly Communication Summit website, 2018 October 11 - 2019 October 05

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Scope and Contents The Grand Challenges in Information Science and Scholarly Communication website was used for the March 19-23, 2018 summit event. The summit's goal was to assemble an interdisciplinary group to identify grand challenges in information science, under the topics of scholarly communication, digital curation and preservation, and open scholarship. The challenges identified were to be solvable within 10 years and have broad implications across the scholarly community.
Dates: 2018 October 11 - 2019 October 05

Institute for Medical Engineering and Science website, 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES), established in 2012, is an engineering, science, and clinical medicine research and education institute at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). IMES also hosts the Harvard-MIT Health Science and Technology (HST) program. The IMES website includes a directory of affiliates and research focuses, initiatives, and academic information related to the HST program. The website also includes a donations link and current news and...
Dates: 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research website, 2017 July 21 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research is a cancer research facility at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The website includes information on current research focuses, as well as programs, initiatives, fellowships, training, and outreach activities. The website also includes a directory of affiliates, a list of frequently asked questions, a donations link, current news and events, and information on the Robert A. Swanson Biotechnology Center.
Dates: 2017 July 21 - Ongoing

KSJ@MIT: The Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT website, 2018 April 05 – ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT website provides information on the Program's mission, fellowships, alumni, news, events, and resources. The Program seeks to nurture and enhance the ability of journalists from around the world to accurately document and illuminate the often complex intersection of science, technology and human culture. It does so through an acclaimed fellowship program, which hosts ten or more journalists every academic year, and also through science-focused...
Dates: 2018 April 05 – ongoing

Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems website, 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) is an interdepartmental analytical information and decision sciences research center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). It is affiliated with the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing. The LIDS website includes information on LIDS' history and affiliates, each lab and group within LIDS, current research focuses, and news and events. The website also includes a directory of affiliated individuals as well as...
Dates: 2017 February 3 - Ongoing

LBGTQ@MIT website, 2018 May 20 - Ongoing

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Scope and Contents The LBGTQ@MIT website provides resources and information from LBGTQ+ Services and what they provide groups at MIT through support, programming, and educational endeavors.
Dates: 2018 May 20 - Ongoing