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Hillyer Art Library

Library services have been impacted by COVID-19. Contactless pickup service is now available. For details, see Library Services During COVID-19

Hillyer Art Library

The Hillyer Art Library collections provide broad-based coverage of the history, theory, criticism, and practice of the visual arts to support the teaching, research, and art practices of Smith students, faculty, and staff. Drawing on a long tradition of active collection development, areas of notable strength are the art and architecture of the  Middle Ages and Renaissance, the ancient Mediterranean, East Asia, and South Asia. Hillyer Art Library’s special collections include significant holdings of manuscript facsimiles from a wide range of cultures and works by women artists’ book makers.

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Guides to resources for the study of the visual arts and related disciplines:

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Location

Brown Fine Arts Center, Smith College, 20 Elm Street, Northampton, MA 01063 - Directions
Service desk: 413-585-2940

For help with... Name or Department Phone Email
Art reference and research assistance, library instruction, requesting new books, gifts Nimisha Bhat,
Digital Arts & Humanities Librarian
413-585-2941                               nbhat@smith.edu                              
Student staff, fines and bills, missing books, resources, use policies TBD
Hillyer Circulation Coordinator
413-585-2942                libraryhelp@smith.edu
Course reserves (print and electronic), processing new materials Matthew Durand
Hillyer Technical Services/ Circulation Associate
413-585-2943                mdurand@smith.edu