Local Libraries

A guide to area libraries.

Alumnae Library at Elms College

General Library Hours:

Monday - Thursday 7:45 a.m .- 11:00 p.m.
Friday 7:45 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon - 11:00 p.m.


Reference Services Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 - p.m. &
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Federal Documents

Elms College has been designated a Federal Depository Library.


Alumnae Library selects approximately 22% of the federal documents available with concentrations in subject areas such as Biology, Education, Foreign Language/International Studies, Health Science Management, History, Business Management, Mathematical Sciences, Federal Government and Federal Legal proceedings. If you require assistance regarding the Federal Documents Collection kindly contact Elaine Pinkos, Documents Librarian.

Alumnae Library

Elms College Alumnae Library

291 Springfield Street
Chicopee, MA 01013-2839

Borrowing Policies

Eligible borrowers include anyone possessing a valid Elms College ID card, Co-operating Colleges of Greater Springfield ID card, or a C/WMARS patron 18 years or older.