Resources For Librarians
Developed by The MIT Press, MIT CogNet is an online location for the brain and cognitive science
community’s scientific research and interchange. Since breaking ground in 2000, MIT
CogNet has become an essential resource for those interested in cutting-edge primary
research across the range of fields concerned with understanding the nature of the human
Individual and institutional subscribers to MIT CogNet have access to a comprehensive
platform which includes pre-eminent resources from several fields, such as artificial
intelligence, linguistics, neuroscience, psychology, philosophy and education. The
platform provides an ever-growing electronic collection of relevant books, journals,
conference proceedings, calls for papers and grey literature, and provides searchable
access to ten major reference works published by the MIT Press; over 530 MIT Press books in
full-text PDF; the full text of six MIT Press journals; and abstracts from more than 30
journals from other publishers like Cambridge University Press, the British
Psychological Society, Kingston Press, Ltd., and Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Based upon the Carnegie Classification system.
- $3,487.00 Very Large Institutions
- $3,063.00 Large Institutions
- $2,214.00 Medium Institutions
- $1,937.00 Small Institutions
- $1,522.00 Very Small Institutions
Contact CogNet Customer Service for Commercial and non-academic Non-profit rates.
MIT CogNet and COUNTER Compliance
MIT CogNet complies with the Counter Code of Practice for on-line usage statistics.
Please contact CogNet Admin with any questions or requests.
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Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: (617) 253-2889
Fax: (617) 258-5028
Teaching and Promoting MIT CogNet
Encouraging MIT CogNet Use on Your Campus
Press Release Template
Request Promotional Materials:
Subscribing institutions, or institutions conducting a free 60-day trial of MIT CogNet may use this form to request promotional materials to assist in promoting the use of MIT CogNet at their institutions. Send email request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Items Available: Quantities sent as indicated below unless otherwise requested.
- MIT CogNet Bookmarks sent in quantity of 50
- MIT CogNet Stressball brains sent in quantity of 25
- MIT CogNet Post-it-Notes sent in quantity of 25
- MIT CogNet Brochures sent in quantity of 25
Administrative Tools & Forms
View Usage Statistics for Your Institution:
Library Administrators need to be registered users in order to access usage statistics. To register as a user go to: http://cognet.mit.edu and click on the register button. Once you have registered, contact email@example.com and notify CogNet Admin; we will create administrative access for you as the library administrator for your institution’s subscription to MIT CogNet.
After you receive notification from CogNet Admin., go to: http://cognet.mit.edu and log in using your login name and password. Your name and the name of your institution will appear in the upper right corner of the screen; click on your institution. The screen will refresh and the administrative contact information for your subscription will appear. On the right side of the screen is the Admin Options menu where you can access your institution's usage statistics.
New books added in June 2013.
New books added in April 2010.