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Digital Collections

This is a representative alphabetical listing of UMass Amherst Libraries' unique digital collections held in Special Collections and University Archives, the Image Collection Library, and ScholarWorks.

Adelphi Theatre Calendar (text)

HTML database of performances at the Adelphi Theatre, 1806-1900.
Managed by: Digital Strategies Group
Contact: Joe Donohue (joseph.donohue935@gmail.com)
Access: Open 

Antislavery Collection, 1725-1911 (archival material)

Printed pamphlets and books pertaining to slavery and antislavery in New England, 1725-1911.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: UMarmot (WordPress)
Access: Open 

Credo Credo (text, images, archival material)

Online repository containing the digital collections held by the UMass Amherst Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Fedora
Access: Open 

Daniel A. Brown Photograph Collection, 1968-2003 (images)

Photographs documenting communal living in New England at the Brotherhood of the Spirit commune and the Renaissance Community.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: UMarmot (WordPress)
Access: Open

Distinguished Visitors Collection (audio)

Recorded lectures of distinguished campus visitors such as Frank Abagnale, Julian Bond, and David Halberstam.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: UMarmot (Wordpress)
Access: Open

DuBois Photographs DuBois Photographs (images)

Nearly 900 photographs spanning Du Bois’s entire lifetime from the W.E.B. DuBois Papers.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Credo (Fedora)
Access: Open

DuBoisopedia DuBoisopedia (text)

Collaborative online encyclopedia and knowledge forum about W.E.B. DuBois for students and researchers.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: DokuWiki
Access: Open

Ed Judice Photograph Collection (images, video)

Digital images and video documentary between 1973 and 2010 by local photographer Ed Judice.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: UMarmot (WordPress)
Access: Open

UMass Amherst Press

Electronic Books from the University of Massachusetts Amherst Press (text)

A selection of open access e-books published by the University of Massachusetts Amherst Press.
Managed by: Scholarly Communications Office
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office (scholarworks@library.umass.edu)
Platform: ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst (BePress Digital Commons)
Access: Open Access

ETDs Electronic Dissertations and Theses from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (text)
(image source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pelegrino/2510382919/)
Electronic Masters Theses and Doctoral Dissertations from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Managed by: Scholarly Communications Office
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office (scholarworks@library.umass.edu)
Platform: ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst (BePress Digital Commons)
Access: Mix of open access and campus access titles
Exhibits Online Exhibits Online (text, images, archival material)

Biannual exhibits based on the unique materials of Special Collections and University Archives.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: UMarmot (WordPress)
Access: Open
Halpern Photographs

Halpern Photographs (images)

A collection of photographs featuring the cultures and rituals of Eastern Europe and the Arctic by UMass Amherst anthropologist Joel M. Halpern.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Credo (Fedora)
Access: Open

HOSTEUR

Electronic Journals and Conference Proceedings from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (text)

A collection of open access e-journals edited and published by University of Massachusetts Amherst faculty.
Managed by: Scholarly Communications Office
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office (scholarworks@library.umass.edu)
Platform: ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst (BePress Digital Commons)
Access: Open

Ethics in Science and Engineering Beta (text, multi-media)

NSF-funded national clearinghouse on the responsible conduct of research in science and engineering disciplines.
Managed by: Scholarly Communications Office (The collection is no longer actively maintained.)
Contact: Marilyn Billings (mbillings@library.umass.edu)
Platform: ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst (BePress Digital Commons)
Access: Open

InterNano InterNano (text)
(image credit: lacomj, flickr )
NSF-funded digital library and information clearinghouse for nanomanufacturing resources.
Managed by: Science and Engineering Library/Center for Hierarchical Manufacturing
Contact: Jessica Adamick (jadamick@library.umass.edu)
Platform: EPrints/Joomla
Access: Open

Internet Archive Partnership (text)

Digitized materials from the University of Massachusetts Amherst print collection that are unique, local, and out-of-copyright.
Managed by: Internet Archive
Access: Open

New England Chowder Compendium

New England Chowder Compendium (images)

Regional New England Chowder recipes from the 17 and 1800s to the 1970s.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Wordpress
Access: Open

Northampton State Hospital Annual Reports, 1856-1939 (text)

Annual reports chronicling the history of the Northampton State Hospital through 1939.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Fedora
Access: Open 

ScholarWorks@Umass Amherst (text)

The digital repository for the research and scholarly output of members of the UMass Amherst community.
Managed by: Scholarly Communication Office
Contact: Scholarly Communication Office (scholarworks@library.umass.edu)
Platform: BePress Digital Commons
Access: Open

Umass Amherst Art History Image Collection (images)

Database consisting of image primarily related to Art, Architecture, and Archaeology.
Managed by: Image Collection Library
Contact: Brian Shelburne (bps@library.umass.edu)
Platform: Hosted by LUNA
Access: Restricted to University of Massachusetts community 

W.E.B. DuBois Papers

W.E.B. DuBois Papers (archival material)

Correspondence, writings, and photographs of the pioneering sociologist, historian, novelist, playwright, and cultural critic, W. E. B. Du Bois.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: Credo (Fedora)
Access: Open

YouMass Wiki

YouMass Wiki (text, images)

A comprehensive online encyclopedia of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, documenting the lives and activities of the campus community.
Managed by: Special Collections and University Archives
Contact: SCUA staff
Platform: DokuWiki
Access: Open

 

 

 

Last Edited: 18 October 2014