Study Spaces

Open, individual study spaces abound across the library. We also offer a range of group study spaces — many of which may be reserved in advance. 

Shapiro Undergraduate Library and Shapiro Science Library

Hatcher Graduate Library

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Course Reserves

The University Library supports curriculum needs with its course reserves service The service offers faculty the opportunity to make books, coursepacks, CDs, and other physical items available to students. These items are available to students at the libraries for short periods of time to maximize access to high use and high demand materials.

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Digital Media Commons

Duderstadt Center
2281 Bonisteel Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094
(734) 763-3266 (p)
(734) 936-3107 (f)

Hours this week:

SundayOpen 24 Hours
MondayOpen 24 Hours
TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
FridayOpen 24 Hours
SaturdayOpen 24 Hours

University of Michigan’s Digital Media Commons (DMC) provides students, faculty and staff access to a state-of-the-art multimedia facility with visualization and virtual reality technologies. Located in the Duderstadt Center on North Campus, the DMC consists of several professionally staffed labs and serves as a development center for new collaboration technologies.

The Digital Media Commons includes:

  • Personal Studio
  • Advanced Training Labs
  • Audio Studio
  • Conference Rooms
  • Design Labs
  • Duderstadt Gallery
  • Electronic Music Studios
  • GroundWorks Media Lab
  • Multimedia Workrooms
  • Recording Booth
  • UM3D Lab
  • Video Studio


The DMC is a unique campus resource that supports new approaches to “rich media,” collaborative tools and creative expression.

We provide friendly, expert training on the technologies and software we offer.

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Art, Architecture & Engineering Library

Duderstadt Center
2281 Bonisteel Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094
(734) 647-5747 (p)
(734) 764-4487 (f)

Hours this week:

Open to everyone from 7 AM - midnight.
U-M ID card required from midnight - 7 AM.

SundayOpen 24 Hours
MondayOpen 24 Hours
TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
FridayOpen 24 Hours
SaturdayOpen 24 Hours
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Computer & Video Game Archive

Duderstadt Center, Room B474
2281 Bonisteel Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094
(734) 763-6533 (p)

Hours this week:

Monday12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Located in the lower level of the Duderstadt Center.

Note: Before visiting the CVGA, please make note of the hours of operation above, and also the CVGA Events Calendar, as the CVGA may be unavailable to the public if reserved for a class or other special event.

The Computer and Video Game Archive in the lower level (basement) of the Art, Architecture and Engineering Library collects materials relating to games for the purpose of academic inquiry, including but not limited to:

  • programming and technology
  • artistic and literary expression
  • social and cultural impact
  • instruction and education

Visitors to the archive can use and play a wide variety of games from the 1970s to the present. To see a list of some of the games available, search the subject video games in the catalog.

Please visit our Library Guide to the CVGA for more about the archive and studying games at the University of Michigan.

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Duderstadt Center, Room 2397
2281 Bonisteel Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094
(734) 615-1376 (p)

Hours this week:

Monday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Using Imageworks 

Research Guide for Images

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Architectural Digital Images

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Medical Digital Images

Science Digital Images


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