Research

The MIT Museum’s collections are rich in archival materials, plans, photographs, drawings, company records, personal papers, thesis materials, memorabilia, and much more. 

Request Plans and Photos

Digital files and prints of many objects in the museum’s collection, including Hart Nautical vessel plans, are available for study and reproduction.

Collections Policies

Our Registrar’s Toolkit provides a summary of various policies governing the acquisition and transfer of objects into and out of the museum’s collection.

 

Research Services

Research the MIT Museum's vast collections and learn how to request digital files and prints of our materials. We're pleased to help you access the museum's collections to support your research.

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