Rare Books

The Mount Holyoke College Rare Book Collection contains printed material dating from the late 15th century to the present; its greatest strengths are in the areas listed below. Most of the Collection can be found in the Five College Catalog.

While we welcome walk-in users, researchers wishing access to the Rare Book Collection are urged to request materials in advance and make an appointment using the Ask an Archivist Form or by telephone at 413-538-2441.