Dibner Institute
Burndy Library

The Burndy Library has moved and the Dibner Institute has closed.

The Burndy Library has moved to the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, California. The Dibner Institute, formerly on the MIT campus, is now closed. Information regarding the Burndy Library and Dibner Fellowships may now be found at http://huntington.org/burndy.htm. Inquiries may be sent to publicinformation@huntington.org.

Our Websites

To view the websites that were previously housed on our servers, please see the following:

Burndy Library and Dibner Institute

To view Burndy Library websites and to view archived information about the fellows and activities of the Dibner Institute, please visit


Michael of Rhodes

For the Michael of Rhodes website, please visit

Marco Berni
Institute and Museum of the History of Science
Piazza dei Giudici, 1
50122 Florence, Italy

Marine Biological Laboratories (MBL)

For information regarding the Marine Biological Laboratories (MBL) held at Wood's Hole, Massachusetts, please visit:

Jane Maienschein
Arizona State University

Protogea Project

For the Protogea Project, please contaact:

Andre Wakefield, Project Director
Assistant Professor of History
Pitzer College, Scott Hall 226
1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, California 91711-6101

HRST (History of Recent Science and Technology) Project

For the HRST (History of Recent Science and Technology) Project

To view the full "frozen" site, please visit:

Jed Z. Buchwald
Dreyfuss Prof essor of History
Humanities & Social Sciences
M/C 101-40
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-3210

To view the Material Science site, please visit:

Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
Universite Paris X
Department of Philosophy
200 ave de la Republique
Nanterre, France 92001

For information on the Molecular Evolution site, please contact:

Michael Dietrich
Department of Biological Sciences
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
(603) 646-1389

For information on the Bioinformatics site, please contact:

Tim Lenoir
Duke University

For the Physics of Scales/Renormalization Theory site, please contact:

Sam Schweber or Karl Hall

For the Apollo Guidance Computer site, please contact:

David Mindell
Program in Science, Technology, and Society
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Building E51-194A, Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 253-0221 Fax: (617) 258-8118

For the Computing in the Soviet Space Program, please visit: