The MIT Bulletin 1997-98, Courses and Degree Programs Issue (a.k.a. the course catalogue) is now available to all students and staff in Rm 5-134 every day from 9:30am-4:30pm until Tuesday, Sept. 2.
Faculty members can get copies in their department headquarters, and staff members may also pick up copies in their Distributed Mail Centers after marking a sign-out sheet there.
Anyone picking up a Bulletin in Rm 5-134 must show MIT identification. When picking up copies for more than one person, he or she must provide a list of the people's names for distribution records.
Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 3, copies will be available to the community in the Information Center in Rm 7-121 or the Communications Office in Rm 4-237. Copies for alumni/ae will be available in the Alumni Center in Rm 10-110.
Offices that normally receive carton delivery should expect to receive one again this year. They may contact Ruth T. Davis at to confirm quantity and room number.
The course descriptions and schedule of classes for 1997-98 are available on the World Wide Web home pages for Publishing & Publications: Reference Publications at and the Registrar's Office at .
Applicants may obtain catalogue information by calling the special request line at x3-2635. Within the United States, the Bulletin is $5 per copy via second-class mail (with delivery in three to four weeks) and $8 per copy via first-class mail (delivery in one week). Shipment to Canada or Mexico is $8; overseas locations are $16 per copy. Payment must be by international money order or check drawn on a US bank.
Throughout the year, copies of the Bulletin are available to visitors on campus at $5 per copy at four locations: the MIT Museum Shop and the MIT Coop in the Student Center, the MIT Press Bookstore at 292 Main St., and the MIT Coop in Kendall Square.
Refer to the Communications Office at for the most up-to-date distribution information.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on August 27, 1997.