Collaborative Spaces

While building access is limited due to COVID-19, you may reserve individual study space in the Shapiro Library for up to 4 hours per day. We accept walk-up reservations when spots are available.

Whether you’re meeting for a group project or want an opportunity to socialize while you work, check out these spaces meant for collaboration. 

Spaces across campus

  1. Hatcher Floor 2 Spaces

    A historic space outside the Reading Room with wooden tables and reading lamps, along with some adjacent study areas.

  2. Clark Library Seating Area

    Grab a seat on the couches or an armchair located near the exhibit cases in the Clark Library.

  3. Hatcher North Study Rooms

    Two after-hours study rooms on the third floor of Hatcher North.

  4. Bert's Study Lounge

    A café-like atmosphere with mixed seating, ideal for group meetings.

  5. Shapiro Basement Spaces

    Large tables and cushioned rolling chairs fill the space between book stacks.

  6. Shapiro Floor 1 Spaces

    A large open area with a variety of seating options.

  7. Shapiro Floor 2 Spaces

    More talkative study areas, especially in the evenings.

  8. Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library Basement Spaces

    An open space with large tables away from distractions.

  9. Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library Floor 2 Spaces

    Natural light brightens this space, which is set up for collaborative work in the front and quieter work in its interior.

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