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Finals Fun - Relax and Recharge!

Take a break and Good Luck with your finals!!

Annette M. Vadnais

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Annette M. Vadnais
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W. E. B. Du Bois Library
154 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9275

Fall 2022 Finals Dates

Tuesday, December 13 - Reading Day

Wednesday, December 14 - Finals Begin

Saturday, December 17 - Reading Day

Tuesday, December 20 - Last Day of Finals

Finals Fun Pet Grams!

Collage of 4 photos of a cat, a corgi, a parrot, and a baby seal. Text: "Finals Fun Pet Grams! Share your love and support with UMA friends & colleagues." UMass Amherst Libraries Logo.Finals Fun Pet Grams!

May 18-25

Sign up by May 10 at

Feeling stressed? Know someone who could use a pick-me-up? Send yourself, a friend, a classmate, or a colleague some love and support in the form of a Finals Fun Pet Gram, courtesy of the UMass Amherst Libraries!

Pet Grams will feature daily photographs of cute animals during finals. There is no limit on requests, so send as many Pet Grams as you want! Recipients MUST have opted in to receive Libraries Outreach Series emails in order to receive the Pet Grams.

Button Making

Button Making at Du Bois and SEL!

May 18

Du Bois Library, Floor 2: 2-4 p.m.
Science and Engineering Library: 4-6 p.m.

May 23

Du Bois Library, Floor 2: 2-4 p.m.
Science and Engineering Library: 3-6 p.m.

Come make a button!  Draw, print, or find one you like!

Free Coffee and Cookies

Free Coffee & Cookies!

May 18, 19, 22, 23, approx. 2 p.m.

Du Bois Library, Floor 2
Science and Engineering Library

Supplies limited. First-come; first-served.