The MIT Libraries' primary purpose is to support MIT's teaching, research, and scholarly activities. Access to some resources and services is reserved for the MIT community.
The Libraries provide limited in-person reference and telephone assistance to visitors:
The MIT Libraries do not provide visitors with borrowing privileges, except for some special user types. Users with access to campus may use the Libraries resources on site.
For information on wireless access to MITnet, consult MIT Guest Wireless Network information.
We have a variety of no-cost, self-service scanners available for visitor use. See our scanning guide for details.
We do not offer visitor printing. Other options include:
Please note: MIT Libraries do not have photocopiers.