Knowledge Commons

Knowledge Commons

Student Use of Academic Services Doubles in Knowledge Commons

Concept of centralizing services in Harold F. Johnson Library was funded by Mellon Foundation grant of $1.2 million 

Student Use of Academic Services Doubles in Knowledge Commons

The Knowledge Commons @ Hampshire College Library

Connect with Hampshire alums and peer mentors for help

The first floor of the library is where you can connect with library resources and our partner programs.

Hours, Services, and Spaces - We're Here to Help

Beginning in October, alumni fellows and peer mentors will be available Sunday through Thursday evenings to work with you and support your work at Hampshire College. 

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Please visit our newly renovated space that includes individual and group study rooms, lounge seating, whiteboards, and a classroom.

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Research, technology, digital media, and art installation skills:
  • Library Research
  • Technology and Digital Tools
  • Media and Production
  • Study Skills and Time Management
  • Hampshire Art Gallery Installation Support
Grow as Communicators
  • Writing Help
  • Speaking and Listening Development
Work through Math, Data, and Quantitative Assignments
  • Quantitative Skills Development
Teaching Tools, Support, and Professional Development for Staff
  • Center for Teaching and Learning


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The Harold F. Johnson Library at Hampshire College has published and unique materials in our main library, archives, and special collections.
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The Hampshire College library is a dynamic hub of people, technology, and information that serves as an incubator of ideas across all disciplines.
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Research help is available to assist you with research questions, citation management, and finding resources for all your projects.
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Harold F. Johnson Library
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002