Special Collections

College of Our Lady of the Elms
Alumnae Library
291 Springfield Street
Chicopee MA , 01013 2839
  (413) 594-2761
TTY/TDD: (413) 594-6361
FAX: (413) 594-7418
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  1. Institution Contact Anthony Fonseca, Library Director 413-265-2281 fonsecaa@elms.edu 2. Library Directory Administrator Debra Gomes, Associate Director & Head of Library Technology 413-265-2316 library@elms.edu
Hours: Library Hours: Monday-Thursday: 7:45AM-11:00PM Friday: 7:45AM-7:00PM Saturday: 9:00AM-5:00PM Sunday: 12:00PM-11:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
Closings: December 21 - January 1
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/home?loc=190
Services for the Disabled:
  TTY/TDD Handicapped parking
Special Collection Contact(s):
  1. Melissa Goldsmith, Head of Digital Special Collections & Technical Services 413-265-2285 goldsmithm@elms.edu 2. Anthony Fonseca, Library Director Archives 413-265-2281 fonsecaa@elms.edu
  (413) 594-7418
Hours: By Appointment
Collections: 4
Formats: 132 linear feet of archives 12 linear feet of photographs 500 reels of audio tapes 200 reels of video tapes 50 realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Barry Collection
College Archives
Downey Sound Recording Collection
Fenton Collection
M.I. Hummel Collection
International Doll Collection
Vitteng Collection
Ursula Toomey Collection
Montcalm Collection
Wellette Film and Video Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Self-service copying (change needed)
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  General repository guide
Directions: FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE): Take Exit 4 (West Springfield), take I-91 South. Leave at Exit 12 Route 391 North (Chicopee). Take Exit 2, Center St. Take a right off the ramp. Go through the traffic light and take the first right (South Street). Continue up the hill to the next traffic light and take a right. Elms College is about 30 minutes from Hartford, 5 minutes from Downtown Springfield. BY AIR: Bradley Field, Connecticut, nearest airport, has bus service to Springfield.