Library services are available remotely; library buildings are closed. See Library Services During COVID-19
Library buildings are closed
while the College is closed.
See Library Services During Covid-19
Librarians are available via Zoom
Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Use Ask Us to send a question and
we'll set up the virtual meeting.
Submit a question at any time. We reply to messages:
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday, 12 -4 p.m.
Schedule a virtual meeting
with a research librarian.
Meet with Us
In light of the most recent Smith COVID-19 news, the Libraries have transitioned to offering services online and remotely. Please send your questions through Ask Us.
Library buildings are closed. Smith and Five College books, DVDs, and other physical items in our collections are not available. See below for online and remotely offered library services.
Find Online Sources: See our guide to finding online resources such as ebooks, articles, journals, media, class guides, and more.
Social Work Resources: See our guide for SSW faculty and students.
Smith and Five College books, DVDs, and other physical items in our collections are not available while library buildings are closed. This includes materials at the Annex and the Five College Repository. Everyone, including Non-Smith borrowers, can return library items by using the book drop outside of the Young Library (outside the entrance to Bass Hall).
Senior Book Return:
Books From the Other Four Colleges:
Ask questions and get help from a research librarian:
Special Collections course support requests should be directed to the relevant collection steward:
Smith student and faculty digitization needs will be prioritized over other reference requests. Please submit all research inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.