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“The Letters of Sylvia Plath: Volume II, 1956-1963” Named One of the Top Books of the Decade

The Sunday Times of London has named The Letters of Sylvia Plath: Volume II, 1956-1963 one of the top books of the decade. The 2018 volume was edited by Plath scholar and biographer Peter K. Steinberg, and Karen Kukil, who is the Associate Curator of Special Collections for the Smith College Libraries. The pair also co-edited The Letters of Sylvia Plath: Volume I, 1940-1956, published in 2017.

JostenLive! presents “Reflections on Schubert," January 31, 2020

Pianist Jiayan Sun discusses the relevance of Franz Schubert's life and work to today's world with three Smith College Schubertophiles: Peter Bloom, Judith Gordon, and Monica Jakuc Leverett. Short piano works by Schubert will be featured.

Friday, January 31, 5 p.m., Josten Library mezzanine

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Smith Libraries Closed for MLK Day, January 20, 2020

All library locations are closed for Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 20.

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Watch a Movie During J-term, Stream popular films through Swank Digital Campus

Swank Digital Campus includes popular films across all genres, from major studios, independent, foreign, and art producers. Connect from "Library Databases"

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Learn a Language over January Interterm!

Connect to Rosetta Stone or Mango Languages from the Databases by Title page to get started:

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    Special Collections

Inaugural Donation Seeds Madeleine L’Engle Travel Research Fellowship Fund

Special Collections is pleased to announce that a major donation from T.A. Barron has provided the initial major gift to the Madeleine L’Engle Travel Research Fellowship Fund. The fund is named in honor of renowned young adult fiction author Madeleine L’Engle ‘41.

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J-Term Jewels: Library Databases to Explore

Stimulate your mind, body and soul with these J-Term Jewels from Smith Libraries!

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Hours for January Interterm

Young is open Monday-Thursday 8 am-9 pm, Friday 8 am-6 pm, Satuday-Sunday 1-5 pm. Hillyer and Josten are open Monday-Friday 9 am-4 pm, closed Saturday-Sunday. See for details.

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Renew Your Library Books Online

Please remember to renew your library books while you are away from campus for winter break and January interterm!

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Smith Libraries Are Closed for Winter Break, December 21, 2019-January 1, 2020

The Smith Libraries close at 5 p.m. Friday, December 20, and reopen January 2. Enjoy your winter break!

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