Need a quick fact or more background reading on a topic? The links below will take you to sources that cover many different subject areas.
Boston Public Library
If you don't already have a Boston Public Library (BPL) card, you can get their eCard if you go to school or work in Massachusetts. An eCard is a BPL card that you can sign up for online and which provides access to all their online resources. Learn more about BPL's eCards.
Connect from Off Campus
If you are off campus with a non-MIT IP address, you need to either simulate an MIT IP address using IS&T's VPN (virtual private network), or follow a path that authenticates you via MIT’s Touchstone. Learn more about how to authenticate to online resources.