Who Can Borrow

Smith College Students, Faculty & Staff

Smith users must present a current Smith OneCard to circulation desk staff to borrow library material. For more information see Loan Policies & Periods.

  • Smith undergraduate and graduate students
  • Smith School for Social Work students
  • Faculty (regular, visiting, emeritus, Five College Fellows based at Smith)
  • Staff (current and retired)

Smith College Affililates

Smith affiliate borrowers must present a valid Smith OneCard or other Smith library card to circulation desk staff to borrow library material. For more information see Loan Policies & Periods.

  • Smith College alumnae
  • Spouses, partners, and dependents of Smith employees
  • High school students enrolled in a Smith course

Five College Borrowers

Borrowers from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Williams College and the University of Massachusetts must present a valid college identification card to circulation desk staff to borrow material. For more information see Loan Policies & Periods.

  • Students
  • Faculty (including Five College Fellows not based at Smith)
  • Staff
  • Learning in Retirement students

Non-affiliated Borrowers

Residents of Hampshire, Hampden, and Franklin Counties over 18 years old may purchase limited borrowing privileges from the Smith College Libraries for $30 a year. Non-affiliated users must present their current Smith College Libraries card to circulation desk staff to borrow library material. For more information see Loan Policies & Periods.