The Museum's collections can be searched in the following ways:

  • Search the Five College Museum/Historic Deerfield Collections Database, a consortial database of more than 60,000 objects from the Smith College Museum of Art, Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, University Gallery at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Hampshire College Art Gallery, and Historic Deerfield.
  • Search the Smith College LUNA Image Database, a database and image presentation system with high resolution images for Smith College teaching and learning. Smith College Museum of Art images are being added to LUNA on a regular basis. [SMITH COLLEGE ONLY]
  • Search ARTstor, a digital library for the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences. Smith College Museum of Art images are being added to ARTstor on a regular basis. [ARTstor SUBSCRIBERS ONLY]

Rights and Usage
Printing Images and Graphics


Cunningham Center for Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

How to Access Works in Storage

Museum Archives

Contact Charlene Shang Miller, Associate Educator for Academic Programs, for access to records about painting, sculpture, and decorative-arts collections and on Museum history. For records about works on paper, contact the Cunningham Center for the Study of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs.

Other Campus Resources