Amherst College Press Names Founding Director
Submitted on Monday, 6/16/2014, at 12:31 PM
December 6, 2013
New Amherst College Press Director Mark D. W. Edington
The Amherst College Press (ACP), a pathbreaking initiative for open-access scholarly publishing in the humanities, will be led by Mark D. W. Edington, Amherst College announced today.
Faculty Vote Backs Open-Access Movement
Submitted on Friday, 3/29/2013, at 12:31 PM
March 29, 2013
In keeping with a global trend toward making information open to all, the faculty at Amherst College voted this month overwhelmingly in favor of a resolution that will effectively offer their forthcoming scholarly articles online for free.
A New Blend: Frost Library Opens Café
Submitted on Friday, 4/13/2012, at 2:42 PM
April 13, 2013
By Adam Gerchick ’13
The line snaked from the northwest corner of Frost Library’s first floor almost to the main entrance, the Amherst students, faculty and staff watching as those ahead of them reached the counter, collected what they’d come for and excitedly left the building for their 2 p.m. classes.