About Special Collections
Please join us in welcoming Teah Dempsey, our new Admin and Budget Coordinator for Special Collections.
Each Open House has a different theme with unique archival materials. Come touch history!
Raymo’s gift of Plath papers will be celebrated at an event on November 1, where she will speak in conversation with Plath biographer Heather Clark.
Join Special Collections for archives-themed crafting!
Join us for a conversation with biographer Heather Clark and Judith Raymo ’53 at 4:30 in the Carroll Room, Smith College Campus Center.
Please join us in welcoming Sydney Nguyễn, the new Exhibitions Coordinator.
Please join us in welcoming Bena Williams '22, the new Special Collections Post-Baccalaureate Fellow for Public Services.
Director of Special Collections Beth Myers was inducted as a Fellow of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) on August 25 during a ceremony at the 2022 SAA Annual Meeting, held virtually and in-person in Boston, Massachusetts. The distinction of Fellow is the highest honor bestowed on individuals by SAA and is awarded for outstanding contributions to the archives profession.
Smith has named the Special Collections reading room in honor of Gloria Steinem ’56 and her remarkable activism. Located on the third floor of Neilson Library, this reading room offers students and scholars hands-on access to Smith’s unique collections.