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About Special Collections
Use the tools below to find materials on a wide range of subjects beginning in 1861 to the present. Not all finding aids in the College Archives are available online. Please feel free to contact the College Archives staff for help!
Guides for various topics are available both online and in paper versions at the Smith College Archives Reading Room
In-House databases are available at the Smith College Archives for the following sets of information. Please contact Special Collections for more information: Staff & Contacts