Young Science Library Services

Young Science Library is Closed for the Spring 2017 Semester

As part of the transition for the New Neilson Library project, Young Science Library will be closed for the duration of the spring 2017 semester.  Frequently circulated books from the Young Collection are located on Level B of Neilson Library. The rest of the collections will be in storage. See this page for ways to access items from the collections.

Reference & Research Assistance

For assistance with a thesis, term paper or class assignment, please contact one of the Science librarians.

General Reference Assistance

   Link

Email a Librarian with your reference question - available to Smith faculty, staff, & students Ask a Reference Librarian
Schedule a Research Appointment - for assistance with a thesis, term paper, class assignment or any other science research project Research Appointments
Online Help Guides - for finding books, articles, and more Research Guides & Advice
Science Resources - links to major research library catalogs, indexing and abstracting services for the sciences, and other research resources Research & Collections
Library Instruction - research methodology, library resources, and general orientations to the Science library  Information Literacy

Library Instruction

For classroom instruction in research methodology and resources and general orientations to the Science library, please contact one of the Science Librarians.

Science Staff

Contact staff members listed below with specific questions. For all other inquires, contact the Service Desk (413) 585-2950, sciinfo@smith.edu.

For Help With... Contact Job Title Phone
Ordering materials, serials check-in, fines & bills, stacks maintenance, reserves, map collection. Anders Griffen Science Circulation Coordinator (413) 585-2882
Research assistance, library instruction, selection of new materials, student training & supervision Josephine Hernandez Science Reference Librarian (413) 585-2885
Research assistance, library instruction, selection of new materials, review of gifts Rocco Piccinino Head of the Young Science Library (413) 585-2951