A panel was held to discuss the library’s Open Textbook Initiative.
A representative from the SGA urges faculty to use Open Educational Resources to cut down on the rising cost of textbooks.
The ultimate test of campus stamina had another successful year.
The program will test the effectiveness of using more bins around the UMass campus, according to the SGA’s secretary of sustainability.
Open source textbooks would only cost students the amount necessary to print them, according to Matthew Martin, coordinator of MassPIRG’s Affordable Textbooks Campaign.
All proceeds from the event will go toward the UMass Amherst Libraries Facilities Fund to upgrade spaces for student use.
After holding the position for 11 years, Schafer plans to retire once a replacement is found.
There was a report of two thefts on floors 12 and 20 of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library on Wednesday afternoon.
Students at UMass have a new way to de-stress on the ninth floor of the library, just in time for finals week.
Author Jodi Picoult will be speaking at a dinner at the W.E.B. Du Bois Library, to which she recently donated some of her writings.
VIDEO: Former University of Massachusetts Chancellor John Lombardi came to the W.E.B. Du Bois library on Jan. 29 to speak before students and faculty on the issues facing the university. Christina Yacono and Conor Snell reporting.
There are a number of morals in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library staircase walls. And they are all painted by UMass students.
Ever wondered who is behind the extravagant murals in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library stairwells? Library intern Kiri Mullen explores the artwork’s history.
Over 30,000 linear feet of books and archives belonging to W.E.B. Du Bois are now accessible on the UMass Library’s website.
Project Instead is a unique organization aimed at educating Americans on the dangers of texting while driving by employing a number of viral campaigns.
AOL’s Spinner.com named the University of Massachusetts the number 18 school for producing musically successful and influential alumni last week.