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Libraries' Service Desk

Call 413-585-2910

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


Welcome School for Social Work Students!

Students working in Young Library

The Smith College Libraries’ staff is looking forward to working with you!

In-Class Help

Over the course of the Summer, Librarians will be meeting with the following classes to highlight key library resources and services.

  • Tuesday, June 4, SSW 530 Introduction to Social Welfare Policy
  • Thursday, June 6, SSW 820 Research Methods (Ph.D)
  • Wednesday, July 17, SSW 640 Research Methods (MSW)

Librarians are also available to meet one-on-one or with groups to discuss research strategies for specific courses and assignments.

Top Library Resources

  • Social Work Subject Guide - links and specific resources for assignments
  • Visit Young Library for Course Reserves
  • “Ask Us”
    • Email us your questions
    • Social Work research drop-in help, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    • Drop-in for general help Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    • Schedule a meeting with a librarian for help with assignments


Teaching, Learning & Research Group (TLR)
Young Library Service Desk