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3 ways to turn the web into a library catalog with LibX

3 ways to turn the web into a libra...

Video Tutorials

Added 3 years ago | 00:01:16 | 6070 views |

Learn how to find books and articles faster with the web tool, LibX.  Search the MIT Libraries from your browser and connect Amazon and other popular web sites to the MIT Libraries.

Create a shapefile in ArcMap

Create a shapefile in ArcMap

tkreider

Added over 3 years ago | 00:00:48 | 6056 views

Part of the MIT Libraries video tutorial series. This video demonstrates how to create a new shapefile in ArcMap.

Rural Household Sodium Hypochlorite Production

Rural Household Sodium Hypochlorite...

Escuchen

Added 5 years ago | 00:15:23 | 5781 views

disinfect water with a dynamo, 2 d-cell non alkaline batteries, a couple wires, and a water bottle

Tracking a citation using Web of Science

Tracking a citation using Web of Sc...

Video Tutorials

Added 3 years ago | 00:03:47 | 5702 views |

This tutorial demonstrates how to track who has cited an article using the database Web of Science.  If you have questions or comments about the MIT Libraries, Ask Us!

Finding a journal using Barton, the MIT Libraries catalog

Finding a journal using Barton, the...

Video Tutorials

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:28 | 5438 views |

This tutorial demonstrates how to use Barton, the MIT Libraries catalog, to find journals that MIT subscribes to in print or electronically. If you have questions or comments about the MIT Libraries, Ask Us!

EHS Machine Shop Safety Video

EHS Machine Shop Safety Video

Machine Shop Safety Video

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:47 | 5404 views

The Ballad of Ben and Bizarro Ben

Event Mangement Tutorial

Event Mangement Tutorial

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 5 years ago | 00:17:54 | 5372 views

VoIP Drupal webinar: Building sites that make and receive phone calls

VoIP Drupal webinar: Building sites...

Webinars

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:08 | 5107 views

Interested in building communication systems that reach out to individuals wherever they are, even if they don't have regular access to computers, fancy phones, or the Internet? As part of this webinar, you will learn about Vo...

Data Therapy Webinar: Techniques for Creative Data Presentation

Data Therapy Webinar: Techniques fo...

Webinars

Added over 3 years ago | 01:33:00 | 5041 views

Is your data getting you down? Clunking up your reports? Stressing you and your colleagues out? If so and you’d like some help, we’d love to help cure your data presentation woes at our “Data Therapy” we...

Elizabeth Stuart’s Holograph Letter to Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland: A Sign of Intimacy, 1636

Elizabeth Stuart’s Holograph Letter...

Letterlocking

Added 10 months ago | 00:05:42 | 4348 views

Most of Elizabeth Stuart’s letters are holograph, or in her own hand. Secretarial letters were the most likely to be intercepted and opened in the expectation of politically useful content within. From the moment of her husband's death i...

Elizabeth Stuart Deciphering Sir Thomas Roe’s Letter: Cryptography, 1626

Elizabeth Stuart Deciphering Sir Th...

Letterlocking

Added 10 months ago | 00:01:53 | 4313 views

Elizabeth Stuart used ciphers, special codes that need a key to unlock them, to hide information from prying eyes. So far seven of her keys, typically alphabets of 24 letters – in seventeenth-century script i/j and u/v were interchangeab...

Calculate area in ArcMap

Calculate area in ArcMap

tkreider

Added over 3 years ago | 00:00:26 | 4034 views

Part of the MIT Libraries video tutorial series. This video demonstrates how to calculate the area of polygons in ArcMap.