Frequently Asked Questions

I forgot my login and password. What do I do?

Your login is the same as your email address. If you have forgotten your password, email us at

May I include content from ARTECA in an electronic coursepack?

As an institutional subscriber to ARTECA, members of your user community may include links to content within ARTECA in their electronic coursepacks. This includes learning management systems such as Blackboard.

When individual or institutional subscriptions end is there permanent access to archived issues of MIT Press journals?

No. Access to MIT Press journal content is only active during the subscription period. Once the subscription is terminated, all access to content is terminated.

What are the permitted uses of ARTECA?

For individual subscribers, please refer to our Terms of Use. For institutional subscribers, please refer to our Institutional Site License.

How do I request permission to use the book and journal content available in ARTECA?

For all permissions requests, please contact Pam Quick, Permissions Manager, at

Will you notify me when new content is added to ARTECA?

Yes. We will email both individual and institutional subscribers, including any registered users at subscribing institutions when new book content is added.

How do I add a user who is coming in from a different IP than my larger user community?

We can establish access for remote users via a proxy IP that is administered by the Subscribing Institution.

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