Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement
The Jones Library will be closed on Monday, August 25, for cleaning day.
Our Special Collections Department will be closed on Mondays until further notice.
News & Events
Explore the theme of forgiveness on Sundays in September with this mini community read and film & discussion series, using Desmond Tutu's book as a basis.
Join us at 2 pm in the Woodbury Room. Sponsored by the Jones Library and Art & Soul.
Fire, Air, and Memory:
A Young Adult Author Panel with Sarah J. Maas, Alexandra Bracken, and Dawn Metcalf
Join us for this incredible author panel on September 6 at 4 pm - bring your teens, tweens, and in-betweens! Books will be available for purchase & signing.
For more info about the event or to reserve a seat, follow this
Hot Summer Saturdays Movie Matinees
Stay cool this summer and join us at 2 pm each Saturday in August. The films in this summer's series are all inspired by novels, and are rated PG or PG13.
Please call the reference desk at 413/259-3096 for specific title information.
August in the Burnett Gallery
Alexander “Sasha” Spivak
Artists' Reception: Thursday, August 7, 5-8 pm.
Burnett Gallery openings are a stop on Amherst's First Thursday Art Walk.
Borrow an E-Reader!
We've added the newest Nook and Kindle e-readers to our lending program! Try out a Nook HD, Nook HD+ (only at the Munson), or Kindle Fire HD or HDX (only at the Jones)!
Learn more about our E-Reader Lending Program.
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