The MIT Press Bookstore

292 Main Street, E38-176, Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 253-5249,

Bookstore Hours:
Mon-Fri 9-7, Sat & Sun 12-6
holiday hours
The MIT Press Bookstore is owned and operated by The MIT Press, the nonprofit scholarly publishing program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. We are located on the MIT campus, and offer quality retail bookselling to both the MIT community and the public at large.

We stock most of the books and journals published by The MIT Press as well as a hand-picked selection of other publishers' books in related fields.

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News & Events

The dates you've been waiting for!

The Spring 2016 Loading Dock Sale
Saturday & Sunday, May 14th & 15th, 2016
10:00am to 6:00pm
MIT E38, 292 Main Street, Cambridge

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The City of Cambridge's "Bring Your Own Bag" Ordinance goes in to effect on March 31st, 2016. After this date, note that by law we can no longer give out plastic single-use bags, and that we must charge 10 cents (+ tax) for paper bags. Please consider bringing your own reusable bag!
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Spring 2016 MIT Press catalog is here!

The Spring MIT Press catalog has arrived, and a few early titles are already out. Stop by the store to pick up a copy of the new catalog, and get a peek at what's coming up. You can also view it online.

Holiday & Special Hours

Bookstore Spring Hours:
Mon - Fri 9-7, Sat & Sun 12-6
Open our usual hours, except as noted below

MARCH 2016
no special hours

APRIL 2016
Monday, April 18th: Patriot's Day Holiday - Open 10am to 4pm only
Saturday, April 23rd: MIT Open House! - Open 9am to 6pm

MAY 2016
Monday, May 30th: Memorial Day Holiday - Open Noon to 6pm only

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MIT Press Catalog Available
The Spring 2016MIT Press catalog is now available. Download a copy, view it online, or drop by the store to pick one up!

View our newest book catalog.


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