The official YouTube channel of the UMass Amherst Libraries.
The UMass Amherst Libraries is the largest state-supported academic library system in New England. With more than 8 million distinct items that span print and digital media, much of it is available to the campus community and the wider world around the clock, from virtually anywhere.
The Libraries include the Science and Engineering Library (SEL) in Lederle Lowrise; the Image Collection Library in Bartlett Hall; the Music Reserve Lab in the Fine Arts Center; and the W.E.B. Du Bois Library and Learning Commons, located at the heart of the UMass Amherst campus. The Du Bois Library is the tallest university library in the world.
UMass Amherst Libraries Mission Statement:
As a gateway to knowledge, the Libraries are key partners in teaching, learning, and research at UMass Amherst and in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Supporting freedom of inquiry, the Libraries foster a diverse and inclusive environment in which to engage with ideas and acquire the critical skills necessary for lifelong learning. By combining the latest information technology with excellent public service, the staff build and maintain a rich information environment, facilitate access to it, and create a hub of campus and community scholarly activity.