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Knowledge Commons

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.

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. Our hours and services can be viewed online  

Please visit our newly renovated space that includes individual and group study rooms, lounge seating, whiteboards, and a classroom. The Knowledge Commons Classroom calendar can be previewed online  

Join us for the official opening of this new space on Friday, October 13 from 12:00-2:30 p.m. We are excited to meet you!

We're Here to Help

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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Harold F. Johnson Library
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002