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MIT OpenCourseWare (MIT OCW) makes the course materials that are used in the teaching of almost all MIT’s undergraduate and graduate subjects available on the Web, free of charge, to any user anywhere in the world. This initiative continues the tradition at MIT, and in American higher education, of open dissemination of educational materials, philosophy, and modes of thought. Through November 1, 2006, MIT OCW has published 1550 courses.

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Shigeru Miyagawa

"OCW reflect the idea that, as scholars and teachers, we wish to share freely the knowledge that we generate through our research and teaching. While MIT may be better known for our research, with OCW we wish to showcase our teaching." - Shigeru Miyagawa, MIT Professor
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