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Research & Learning: Home

About Us

The Directorate for Research & Learning works with MIT faculty, students, and staff to provide the library resources and services required for their success in research, teaching, and learning.  We work to optimize the discovery, access, evaluation, and management of diverse scholarly information sources and types, and offer high-quality spaces for reflective and collaborative work and learning.  By promoting and providing a library environment that anticipates community needs, we sustain a culture of lifelong learning, experimentation, and innovation.

R & L Leadership Team

Alexia Hudson-Ward, Associate Director for Research & Learning
ahudsonw@mit.edu | 14S-204M | 617-253-9354


Avery Boddie, Music and Media Program Head
averyb@mit.edu | 14E-109 | 617.253.5636

 

Nina Davis-Millis, Director of Community Building & Engagement Program
ninadm@mit.edu | 7-238 | 617.324.4453

 

Karrie Peterson, Head, Liaisons, Instruction and Reference Services
karrie@mit.edu | 14S-205 | 617.253.9367

 

Felicity Walsh, Head, Information Delivery and Library Access
fdwalsh@mit.edu | 14S-206M | 617.253.2283

 

Amy Nurnberger, Interim Head, Data and Specialized Services
nurnberg@mit.edu | 7-243C | 617.258.5596

 

Lisa Horowitz, Program Head, Liaison and Information Services (LIRS)
lisah@mit.edu | 14S-214 | 617.253.9353

 

Cassandra Silvia, Space Coordinator & Program Head, Information Services (ID&LA)
csilvia@mit.edu | 14S-100 | 617.324.6212

Contact

R&L Leadership Team

rll-lib@mit.edu

R&L Directorate

rl-lib@mit.edu