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.

mit press logoTo search the MIT Press catalog, visit the MIT Press website.



News & Events

Happy Independence Day!

The bookstore will be closed for the long 4th of July Weekend. We'll reopen at 9am on Tuesday, July 5th. Get outside and enjoy the Summer!



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!

cove rof MIT Press Fall 2014 book catalog

Fall 2016 MIT Press catalog is here!

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

JUNE 2016
no special hours

JULY 2016
Saturday, July 2nd: CLOSED
Sunday, July 3rd: CLOSED
Monday, July 4th: Independence Day - CLOSED

no special hours

Spring 2016 catalog cover

MIT Press Catalog Available
The Fall 2016 MIT 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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