Josten Library General Information

Regular Semester Hours

(When Classes are in session)

Mon.-Thurs. Fri. Sat. Sun.
10:00 am-10:00 pm 10:00 am-5:00 pm 1:00 pm-5:00 pm 1:00 pm-10:00 pm
Hours vary during breaks, reading and examination periods, and the summer.
For specific dates and times, see Libraries' Hours, or call the Josten Library at (413) 585-2930.


The Josten Library is located in the Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts off of Green Street. Click here for a campus map.


General Inquiries: Josten library Sevice Desk (413) 585-2930;

Specific inquires: contact one of the staff members below

Contact for help with... Name Job Title Phone
Fines & bills, requesting closed stack or storage materials, reserves, searches for items not on shelf Janet Spongberg Josten Circulation Coordinator (413) 585-2932
Reserves, ordering new materials Joyce Wiernasz Josten Acquisitions Associate (413) 585-2934
Research assistance, library instruction, selection of new materials, review of gifts Marlene Wong Head of the Werner Josten Library (413) 585-2931