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Cutting and canaling ice / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Cutting and canaling ice / Thomas A...

Library of Congress

Added 1 year ago | 00:01:32 | 799 views

CREATED/PUBLISHEDUnited States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1902. SUMMARYThe camera shows what appears to be a frozen-over lake on which men are driving teams of horses pulling a device similar to a plow. The second camera position shows t...

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

Library Sponsored Special Events

Added 1 year ago | 00:06:04 | 856 views

The Lewis Music Library's Music at MIT Oral History Project was established in 1999 to document the vibrant history of music at MIT. Through in-depth recorded audio and video interviews with current and retired MIT music facult...

Finding companies for your career or internship search using patents

Finding companies for your career o...

Video Tutorials

Added 1 year ago | 00:05:09 | 1070 views |

Know you want to make/create a certain type of device but aren't sure what companies also make/create that device?  This video shows you how to use the patent literature to figure out what companies do what you want to do.  The...

Finding a list of competitors for your job or internship search

Finding a list of competitors for y...

Video Tutorials

Added 1 year ago | 00:01:48 | 1036 views |

This video will show you how you can use a company database, like Hoover's, to generate a list of competitors for a company.  You can use this competitor list to generate a pool of companies to apply to, or to learn more about the c...

Generating a list of companies for your job or internship search

Generating a list of companies for ...

Video Tutorials

Added 1 year ago | 00:03:07 | 914 views |

This video shows how you can use a compay database, like Hoover's, to create a list of companies in a ceratin geographical area, by an industry code, or other criteria.  If you have questions or comments about the MIT Libraries,&nbs...

Finding articles in engineering and physics using Compendex and Inspec

Finding articles in engineering and...

Video Tutorials

Added over 1 year ago | 00:03:32 | 3598 views |

This video shows how to search two engineering and science literature databases: Compendex and Inspec. Compendex covers literature in all aspects of engineering, while Inspec focuses on electronics, computing, control, robotics, and phys...

Finding a journal using Barton, the MIT Libraries catalog

Finding a journal using Barton, the...

Video Tutorials

Added over 1 year ago | 00:02:28 | 2958 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!

Tracking a citation using Web of Science

Tracking a citation using Web of Sc...

Video Tutorials

Added over 1 year ago | 00:03:47 | 3461 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!

Barry L. Vercoe Interview no. 2, April 24, 2012

Barry L. Vercoe Interview no. 2, Ap...

Music at MIT Oral History Project

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:54:18 | 15050 views |

Oral history interview with Barry Vercoe, MIT Professor Emeritus of Media Arts and Sciences at MIT, founding member of the MIT Media Lab, and computer music pioneer and composer. Interviewed by Forrest Larson and Christopher Ariza, MIT V...

Get quick access to articles with LibX

Get quick access to articles with LibX

Video Tutorials

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:01:14 | 4324 views |

Learn how to get easier and quicker access to articles from off- and on-campus by reloading web pages through the MIT Libraries' web tool, LibX.

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

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

Video Tutorials

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:01:16 | 3297 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.

How to install LibX

How to install LibX

Video Tutorials

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:00:51 | 1987 views |

Learn how to install the LibX browser add-on for Firefox or Chrome.