Visual Resources Study Room

We are in the process of updating our records

so that all Art History Majors, Minors, and Early Education Concentrators have key-card access to the Visual Resources Study Room during all Smiley Art Building hours, including nights and weekends. In the meantime, we appreciate your patience!

Please contact the Visual Resources Librarian, Susan DeMaio Smutny, at if you need to be added to our list of Majors/Minors/Concentrators!

Your exclusive study room!


Key-card access to the Art History Visual Resources Study Room in Smiley Art Building, Room 106C, is available to all Art History Majors, Minors and Early Education Concentrators throughout the semester during all Smiley Art Building hours, seven days a week.

This exclusive space for declared art history students boasts a small group study seminar table, with USB and power outlets, plus a 40 in display attached to a PC with New Paltz network access. Or bring your laptop or other device to work wirelessly.

The Visual Resources Study Room is available on a first-come, first-served basis throughout the semester for indivdual or group work:

  • Writing Research Papers
  • Presentation Preparation
  • Exam Study