Services for Alumnae

Smith College alumnae enjoy a number of library benefits both on and off campus.

 

 

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Do Research

First step: register via the Alumnae Association website.
Already a member? Login here: https://alumnae.smith.edu 
[for authorized access only]

  • JSTOR - Complete full text backfiles (excluding latest 2-5 years) for 1900+ scholarly journals. Sign in to the Alumnae Directory, then create a MyJSTOR account for on-going access.
  • Find more licensed digital collections through the AASC Library Access page:
    - Project MUSE: full text of current issues for 400+ scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics
    - SAGE Knowledge: eBook and eReference library (primarily social sciences)
    - SAGE Journals:  hundreds of journals in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology  & Medicine
  • The Libraries have a guide which links to these and many freely available resources:   Smith Alumnae Access
Friends in the Collacott Reading Room

Visit Us

  • Visit the Libraries to use Smith's licensed and unique resources
  • Relax in the Friends of the Libraries Reading Room, where popular periodicals are available
  • Use computers & borrow books and more
    Smith alumnae may use the OneCard or apply for a library borrower’s card at the circulation desk of any of the libraries (please bring a picture ID). There is no charge for a borrower’s card but it must be renewed annually. The OneCard or borrower’s card allows alumnae to borrow materials in person; the Libraries do not lend materials to alumnae by mail
  • Explore Exhibitions in the Libraries & Special Collections
  • Participate in Friends of the Libraries events
     

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