Library services have been impacted by COVID-19. Contactless pickup service is now available. See Library Services During COVID-19
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Library buildings are closed
while the College is closed.
See Library Services During Covid-19
Librarians are available via Zoom
Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Locations & Study Spaces
Josten Performing Arts Library
122 Green Street
Northampton, MA 01063
413-585-2930 / 2935
Library services have been impacted by COVID-19. Contactless pickup service is now available. For details, see Library Services During COVID-19
The Werner Josten Performing Arts Library serves the life, culture and mission of Smith College by curating collections and services in music, theatre, dance and allied interdisciplinary areas that meet the needs of students and faculty for discovery, in-depth research, performance and enjoyment.
Guides to resources for the study of the performing arts and related disciplines:
Josten Performing Arts Library, Mendenhall Center, 122 Green Street, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063 - Directions
Service desk: 413-585-2930 / 2935
Performing arts (Music, Theatre, Dance) reference and research assistance, library instruction, requesting new materials (books, scores, recordings), gifts
Circulation and public services: student staff, fines and bills, use policies, missing materials
Micah Walter, Josten Collection Services/ Circulation Associate