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Christina Ryan

Interlibrary Loan Specialist

Christina Ryan

Contact & Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Five College Library Annex, 124



B.A., English Literature, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Christina is responsible for the day to day operations of the Interlibrary Loan Office, managing and coordinating both borrowing and lending of books and articles for Smith patrons and other institutions worldwide.

Previous to being hired at Smith in 1991, Christina was a paralegal on the Sedition Trial that took place at the Federal Courthouse in Springfield, MA. She worked on this trial for the defense for over two years. She also owned and operated a natural textile store, called Fabrics of Life, Inc. for several years and worked at the main UMass library in various departments for 15 years.

Her interests include being outside in nature, movement, modern art, watercolor painting, ice skating, jazz and social injustice/white supremacy issues.