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Attribution & Sharing Your Work With Us

We ask that you please use in your publication the credit line provided in your contract when referencing information in, or including facsimile reproductions of materials from, Smith College Special Collections. Citing the materials creates a pathway for other researchers back to the materials. We have no preferred citation style or format, but ask that you include the following elements in any citation:

  • A clear identification of the item you are citing,
  • The name of the collection from which the item comes,
  • The call number for the collection,
  • Our name (Smith College Special Collections).
  • It may also be helpful to include a URL of the catalog record or finding aid for the collection, including, if relevant, its box number, folder number, or accession number.

When you include our materials in your publication, we would love to receive a copy. We are interested in your work and would like to share it with other researchers who might be looking at similar material.

You can send digital copies to:                                       

You can send physical copies to:

Smith College Special Collections
Young Library
4 Tyler Drive
Northampton, MA 01063