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Services for SSW Students
Students living in the local area have full Smith and Five College library privileges including
If you live outside these counties, but within a 60-mile radius of Smith (Enfield, Pittsfield, Brattleboro, etc.), you may choose either to use Smith and its services on site or to send requests to Smith via email.
Via a reciprocal arrangement, SSW students have access and borrowing privileges at:
Make sure you contact these libraries before your first visit to arrange for a borrowing card.
Make sure you contact this library before your first visit to arrange for a borrowing card.
Contact the Smith College Libraries for assistance in identifying libraries near your placement site and determining what their policies are for outside users.
Please note: College, university, research, and specialized (e.g., medical) libraries' policies for outside visitors vary widely. Some libraries will allow you to use materials on site; some will provide borrowing privileges; and others will charge hefty fees or won’t even let you in the door. If you need a letter of introduction, please ask what specific information is needed and then contact email@example.com or 413-585-2960.