Content List


The full text of more than 700 books published by the MIT Press are included in MIT CogNet.  MARC bibliographic records now conform to the RDA standard. Content continues to be added on an ongoing basis, with the following new books now available: Brain Computation as Hierarchical Abstraction (Ballard), Developmental Robotics (Cangelosi  and Schlesinger), The Minimalist Program, 20th Anniversary Ed. (Chomsky), Minds Without Meanings (Fodor and Pylyshyn),After Phrenology (Anderson), Grammatical Theory and Bilingual Codeswitching (MacSwan).

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Reference Works

MIT CogNet offers the complete text of major cognitive science reference works published by the MIT Press, including several foundational works in the field: MIT CogNet also offers previous editions of reference works, many of which contain unique material.

Full-text content of 11 core reference works include:

The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (Wilson, Keil)
The Handbook of Brain Theory and Neural Networks, 2nd edition (Arbib)
The Visual Neuroscience, Volumes 1 and 2 (Chalupa, Werner)
Handbook of Functional Neuroimaging of Cognition, 2nd edition (Cabeza, Kingstone)
Principles and Practice of Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision, 2nd edition (Heckenlively, Arden)
Handbook of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 2nd edition (Nelson, Luciana)
The Cognitive Neurosciences, 4th edition (Gazzaniga)
The Handbook of Multisensory Processes (Calvert, Spence, Stein)
Status Epilepticus: Mechanisms and Management (Wasterlain, Treiman)
The MIT Encyclopedia of Communication Disorders (Kent)
The New Handbook of Multisensory Processing (Stein)
More than 685 MIT Press books, with dozens more added each year


MIT CogNet provides access to the full text of six MIT Press journals. These journals form the core of the MIT Press journals science publishing program. Included are:

Artificial Life
Computational Linguistics
Evolutionary Computation
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Linguistic Inquiry
Neural Computation
Platform Functionality