SSW Placement: Connecticut

Using libraries near your placement -  tips for SSW students:

  • Remember that you have broad access to Smith library resources and services.  We can meet most of your needs.
  • If you want to use another library, find the listing below or search LibWeb for more options
  • Before visiting, contact the library in advance for information about access, borrowing and on-site use.  Policies vary widely.
  • Questions?  Email neilref@smith.edu



Central & Eastern Connecticut

Saint Joseph College
Pope Pius XII Library
1678 Asylum Avenue
West Harford, CT 06117-2791

main number: 860-231-5209
reference: 860-231-5435

University of Connecticut at Storrs
Homer Babbidge Library
369 Fairfield Road
Storrs, CT 06269

circulation: 860-486-2518
reference: 860-486-2513

University of Connecticut - Greater Hartford Campus
Harleigh B. Trecker Library
1800 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117
circulation: 860-570-9024
reference: 860-570-9032

The Smith College Libraries have a reciprocal agreement with UConn's Trecker Library for social work students. Present your Smith College ID to obtain a guest borrower's card. You will not be eligible to use the interlibrary loan service.

University of Connecticut Health Center
Lyman Maynard Stowe Library
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06034-4003

circulation: 860-679-3808
reference: 860-679-2942

New Haven Area

Southern Connecticut State University
Hilton C. Buley Library
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

circulation: 203-392-5756
reference: 203-392-5732

Yale University
Sterling Memorial Library
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06520

circulation: 203-432-2798
privileges: 203-432-7189
reference: 203-432-1775

Access to the Yale Libraries is restricted.  Please contact them in advance for current regulations.

Yale University
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library
Sterling Hall of Medicine
333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520

circulation: 203-785-5354
reference: 203-737-4065

Access to the Yale Libraries is restricted.  Please contact them in advance for current regulations.

Western Connecticut

Fairfield University
DiMenna-Nyselius Library
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

circulation: 203-254-4000 x2188
reference: 203-254-4000 x2178

Western Connecticut State University
Ruth A. Haas Library
Midtown Campus
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810

circulation: 203-837-9100
reference: 203-837-9110