Academic Facilities and Services

Gladys Brooks Foundation Grants $100,000 to Amherst College

January 23, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Gladys Brooks Foundation has made a grant to Amherst College of $100,000 to support the college library’s Gladys Brooks Foundation Fund for acquisitions.

Folger Shakespeare Library Director Announces Retirement

May 2, 2001Folger Shakespeare Library202/675-0344 Washington, D.C. -Folger Shakespeare Library Director Werner Gundersheimer has announced his decision to retire in June 2002. Gundersheimer has served as Director of the Folger since 1984 and is the fourth director in the Folger's seventy-year history.

Amherst College Library To Receive Its Millionth Volume April 23 and 24

April 7, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Sherre Harrington Appointed as Amherst College's Librarian of the College

September 1, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

“George Bellows: A Ringside Seat” at Mead Art Museum and “George Bellows: A Family Festival” at Amherst College Archives Sept. 5

Amherst College Librarian Michael Kasper To Exhibit at Liebling Center at Hampshire College April 4 to 28

March 30, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Music Library

Submitted by R. Morgan Holland
Music Library