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Media Collection Open for Browsing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UMass Amherst Libraries
February 21, 2012

 

UMASS AMHERST LIBRARIES ANNOUNCE

MEDIA COLLECTION NOW OPEN FOR BROWSING

Amherst, MA - The UMass Amherst Libraries are pleased to announce that users can now browse and borrow media materials (i.e., DVDs, videocassettes, music CDs, CD-ROMs) and music monuments (collections of scores) in the Media and Music service area on Floor 3 of the Du Bois Library.

Viewing and listening facilities are available when the Media area is open: Sunday, 11 am to 9 pm, Monday to Thursday, 9 am to 9 pm, and Friday, 9 am to 6 pm.

The UMass Amherst Libraries’ Media Collection contains thousands of titles in a variety of formats, including videos, DVDs, CDs, audiocassettes, LPs, and CD-ROMs. LP's and audiocassettes are in storage. They can be requested through the Library catalog and picked up at the Circulation/Reserves desk.

More information about the loan periods for these materials is available at: http://www.library.umass.edu/services/reserves/media/#loan. To contact the Media Collection desk call (413) 545-2458 or email avreserves@library.umass.edu.

For more information, contact Tom Paige, Manager of Circulation Services (tpaige@library.umass.edu, 413-577-2103).

 

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Last Edited: 24 October 2012