Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Jonesing for a cozy library

By Lindsey Tulloch

February 6, 2012

Just around the corner from the bustle of Pleasant Street – with stately chimneys peeking out from behind the surrounding trees – sits the Jones Library. In stark contrast to the towering brick façade of the W. E. B. Du...

Experience Amherst before it’s too late

By Chris Shores

January 22, 2012

In December, my independent capstone project brought me to the door of Amherst’s Jones Library for the first time. I had gone there with hopes that the library – in particular its special collections section – would provide a good jumpstart to finding research subjects the coming se...

Members of Select Board and library board of trustees elect new trustee

By William Perkins

April 5, 2011

 Members of Amherst’s Select Board and the town’s Jones Library Board of Trustees Monday night appointed a longtime town resident and college professor to a vacated library trustee post. Austin Sarat, the William Nelson...