Special Collections

MIT E56-100 / Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology
Burndy Library
38 Memorial Drive
Cambridge MA , 02139
FAX: (617)253-9858
Institution Contact(s):
  Librarian (617)253-7381
Hours: M-F 9:00AM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://burndydibner.mit.edu
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
Other Services:
  Coat room/lockers
Journals: "News From the Burndy Library"
Bibliographic Utility:
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Librarian (617)253-7381
Collections: 1
Formats: 100 linear feet of manuscripts 15 linear feet of archives 40,000 volumes of monographs 6 linear feet of photographs 75 linear feet of pamphlets 500 realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  History of Science and Technology (15th-20th Centuries)
Access: Photo ID required Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: Exceptions made at discretion of librarian
Directions: Located at Kendall Square, Cambridge. Accessible by MBTA Red Line.