About Study Rooms & Spaces

Quiet Study Areas

Quiet Study Areas Location Description
Cushing Library Cushing’s Reading Room, located on the 2nd floor, is a designated quiet space for serious study and quiet contemplation. Please note food and drink are not permitted in this library.
Evans Library The 3rd and 5th floors of Evans are designated quiet study spaces. In addition, individual study rooms on the 3rd and 4th floor are quiet and the individual rooms on the 3rd floor may be reserved.
Medical Sciences Library The 2nd floor of MSL is a designated quiet study space.
West Campus Library WCL has quiet areas on the 2nd and 3rd floor.

Collaborative Study Areas

Collaborative Study Areas Location Description
Evans Library The 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 6th floors of the Evans Library have areas available for collaborative study.
Evans Library Annex The 1st, 2nd and 4th floors of Evans Annex have areas available for collaborative study.
Medical Sciences Library The 1st floor and Lobby of the Medical Sciences Library have areas available for collaborative study.
West Campus Library The 1st floor and 2nd floor of the West Campus Library have areas available for collaborative study.
Collaborative Technology Areas Location Description
Evans Library Available in some of the group study rooms in Evans. These rooms are available for reservation.
Evans Library Annex Available in some of the group study rooms in the Annex and on the 4th floor in Media and Reserves. The group study rooms are available for reservation.
Medical Sciences Library Available on the 1st floor of the Medical Sciences Library and the GPS Zone.
West Campus Library Available in some group study rooms that are available for reservation and also in the Barclay Reference Center of the West Campus Library.

Group Study Rooms

Study Rooms for Reservation Location Description
Evans Library May be reserved for groups of 2-10 people. Some rooms are equipped with collaborative technology.
Evans Library Annex May be reserved for groups of 2-12 people. Some rooms are equipped with collaborative technology.
Medical Sciences Library May be reserved in MSL for groups 2-8 people or the GPS Zone. Reservation are limited to MSL's primary patron groups, and the GPS Zone is limited to graduate and professional students from these groups.
West Campus Library May be reserved for groups of 2-9 people.

Individual & Research Study Rooms

Temporary Study Rooms Location Description
Evans Library Rooms for individual quiet study are available on the 3rd and 4th floors of Evans Library. The rooms on the 3rd floor are unlocked and available for reservation. The rooms on the 4th floor are unlocked and available on a first-come basis.
Medical Sciences Library Individual study rooms are available for reservation on the second floor and in the GPS Zone. Reservation are limited to MSL's primary patron groups, and the GPS Zone is limited to graduate and professional students from these groups.
Research Study Rooms Location Description
Evans Library Evans Library has research rooms available for faculty and advanced graduate students for extended checkout periods. Contact AskUs Services for more information.
Medical Sciences Library Students in the MSL's primary patrons groups are eligible for the fall and spring semester study carrel and locker lottery.
Additional individual carrels are available for extended checkout by faculty, and residents studying for board examinations.

Graduate Study Areas

Area Location Description
Evans Library The sixth floor of Evans Library has both quiet and collaborative graduate student study spaces.
Medical Sciences Library The MSL GPS Zone (located across from the MSL entrance) incorporates a variety of luxury seating, unique designed rooms, and leading-edge technology. Access is limited to graduate and professional students in programs served by MSL, see more about GPS or reserve a room in the GPS Zone.