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Acquisitions, Metadata, and Enterprise Systems: AMES Home

AMES provides centralized services in the areas of acquisitions to all units of the MIT Libraries.

Contact Us

Need help? Not sure whom to contact?  email


Or contact one of the following:

Marilyn McSweeney, Co-Head for Acquisitions:, 617-258-5426

Nina Davis-Millis, Co-Head for Metadata and Enterprise Systems:, 617-253-5652

Michelle Miller, Administrative Assistant:, 617-253-6736

Information for General Library Staff

    Coming soon:

    • Budgets and accounting
    • Records in Barton, Vera, DSpace@MIT, etc.
    • MIT theses
    • Physical processing

    About AMES

    AMES acquires resources in all digital and physical formats and provides the tools and systems essential to the integration and management of content in all formats.


    We do this so that students, faculty, and staff of the MIT community have timely access to materials needed for education and research activities. This includes seamless discovery of digital and physical resources, and seamless access to Internet resources.