Today's Hours

Library buildings are closed
while the College is closed.

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Contact Us

Libraries' Service Desk

Call 413-585-2910
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Librarians are available via Zoom
Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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we'll set up the virtual meeting.


Mary Irwin

Libraries Development Officer

Mary Irwin

Contact & Office Hours

Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

76 Elm Street



Certificate in Translation (French-English), New York University School of Professional Studies

B.A., French, History & Sociology, National University of Ireland-Maynooth

Mary is responsible for building financial support and raising awareness about the Libraries among alumnae, parents and others with an interest in Smith College. She manages the operations of the Friends of the Smith College Libraries, documents and coordinates gifts for all library departments. Her work involves communications, fundraising and event planning. Contact Mary to discuss a potential gift, find out about library needs and Friends activities.

Mary enjoys meeting alumnae and hearing stories about Smith’s past. In her spare time, she volunteers at a local history organization. For relaxation, she enjoys family and community activities, reading, the outdoors and travel.


Libraries Marketing Team, First Year Experience Team, New Neilson: Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment Working Group, and Friends of Smith Working Group.

Professional Affiliations

Academic Library Development & Advancement Network (ALADN)