Josten Library General Information

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Regular Semester Hours

(When Classes are in session)

Mon.-Thurs. Fri. Sat. Sun.
10:00 am-10:00 pm 10:00 am-5:00 pm 1:00 pm-5:00 pm 1:00 pm-10:00 pm
Hours vary during breaks, reading and examination periods, and the summer.
For specific dates and times, see Libraries' Hours, or call the Josten Library at (413) 585-2930.


The Josten Library is located in the Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts off of Green Street. Click here for a campus map.


General Inquiries: Josten library Sevice Desk (413) 585-2930;

Specific inquires: contact one of the staff members below

Contact for help with... Name Job Title Phone
Circulation & Public Services: fines & bills, requesting closed stack or storage materials, student training & supervision, stacks maintenance and searches for items not on shelf Janet Spongberg Josten Circulation Coordinator (413) 585-2932
Collection Services & Circulation: reserves, ordering new materials, evening supervision of the library Jason Mazzotta Josten Collection Services/Circulation Associate (413) 585-2934
Music, Theatre and Dance Reference & Collections: research assistance, library instruction, selection of new materials, review of gifts Marlene Wong Head of the Werner Josten Library (413) 585-2931