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Research Guides | Library | Amherst College

2020-21 Library Services

Library Building

The Frost Library front desk will be open to check out material for students and Amherst College faculty/staff cleared to be on campus during these hours (all other branches are closed):

Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm

To keep the community safe, wearing a mask and social-distancing six feet is required for everyone in the library. If you can't comply with these safety protocols, you'll be asked to leave. There will be sanitizing supplies available; please continue to wash hands frequently.

During the regular semester, Levels 1-3 of Frost Library will be open to Amherst College on-campus students for studying during these hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9 am - midnight

Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: noon - 5pm

Sunday: noon - midnight

Contactless pickup of pre-requested material is available when the building is open. 

Printers are now on the 1st floor; you’ll need to use the and email options. Unfortunately, computer labs and group studies can’t be made available.