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Study Carrels & Shelves

Young Library Study Carrels & Personal Reserve Shelves

Carrels and Study Pods

The 4 carrels and 9 purple study pods are available to all users for individual study on a first-come, first-served basis. Carrels and cubicles cannot be reserved.

Personal Shelf Reserves

  • Smith College students may request the use of a “personal shelf” to store books for extended research use.
  • Sign up for a shelf in person at the Young Library Service Desk. A Smith ID is required to reserve a shelf.
  • Personal shelves are reserved for the entire academic year and must be renewed at the beginning of each academic year. SSW students may sign up for a shelf for the entire summer.
  • Personal items may not be stored on personal shelves.

Circulation

  • All books placed on personal shelves must be checked out at the Young Library service desk and remain your responsibility until they are checked back in.
  • Items that are not checked out, and thus stamped with a current due date, will be removed and returned to the stacks. If you renew personal reserve shelf items, record the new due date on the date-due slip.

Hillyer Art Library Study Carrels & Personal Reserve Shelves

Carrels

The 35 Hillyer carrels are available to all users for individual study on a first-come, first-served basis. Carrels cannot be reserved.

Contact Us

Library Location Name  Phone Email
Young Library    413-585-2910    neilcirc@smith.edu    
Hillyer Art Library Lisa DeCarolis   413-585-2941 hillinfo@smith.edu