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Libraries' Service Desk

Call 413-585-2910

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


Need a book? Get it fast!

Need a book? Get it fast!

Find books in the Five College Library Catalog and request them online using the “Request Item” button in the catalog, or in person at one of our library service desks in Young, Hillyer or Josten Libraries.

Book delivery is fast! See timeframes noted below:

Books Owned by Typical Delivery Time
Smith College Library 1 business day
Five College Libraries 1 - 2 business days
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) 3 - 7 business days

See Request Materials for more information.

Where are the Smith books?

  • Art and performing arts books and other materials remain on campus in Hillyer Art Library and Josten Performing Arts Library.
  • Books and print journals from the Neilson and Young Science Libraries’ collections are housed off-campus in the Five College Library Annex in Hatfield, MA -- only 4.25 miles from campus.
  • They can be requested through the Five College Library Catalog, and are designated with the location SC Annex Stacks.
  • Deliveries from the annex to Young Library occur daily (Monday-Friday).


Please contact the Young Library Service Desk:
Tel: 413-585-2910