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Borrow, Renew, Return

Library requests will pause from June 22 - July 4 and borrowing will pause from June 27 - July 4. For more details, see Pause to Services During Library System Migration.

Request Smith and Five College books via Discover Advanced using

Delivery is usually within a day or two to Neilson Library, Monday-Friday.

Smith books are...

  • On campus in Hillyer, Josten, and Neilson Libraries
  • Off campus in SC Annex Stacks

See Request Materials for more information.

Who Can Borrow

All borrowers must present a current Smith OneCard, Five College ID or another valid Smith Library card.

Smith College Students, Faculty & Staff

  • Smith undergraduate and graduate students
  • Smith School for Social Work students
  • Faculty (regular, visiting, emeritus, Five College Fellows based at Smith)
  • Staff (current and retired)

Smith College Affiliates

  • Smith College alumnae
  • Spouses, partners and dependents of Smith employees
  • High school students and auditors enrolled in a Smith course

Five College Borrowers

Borrowers from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, Williams College and the University of Massachusetts must present a valid college identification card to circulation desk staff to borrow material.

  • Students
  • Faculty (including Five College Fellows not based at Smith)
  • Five College Associates
  • Staff
  • Learning in Retirement members

Non-affiliated Borrowers

Residents of Hampshire, Hampden, and Franklin Counties over 18 years old may purchase limited borrowing privileges from the Smith College Libraries for $30 a year. Non-affiliated users must present their current Smith College Libraries card to circulation desk staff to borrow library material.

Contact Us

Location Phone Email
Neilson Library 413-585-2910
Hillyer Art Library 413-585-2940
Josten Performing Arts Library 413-585-2930