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Sciences and Technology Library: Places to Study

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Study Spaces

Study while enjoying the best views on campus!

The Sciences and Technology Library has approximately 300 study spots located throughout the library's 4 floors.  Amenities include wired & unwired carrels, tables for working in groups, lounge seating, and mobile whiteboards that double as room dividers.

In order to accommodate all preferences, the library has designated areas for group, quiet and silent study:

 

Main Floor:

Group Study  A volume icon implying maximum noise.

  • Converse and collaborate
  • Group projects and assignments
  • Cell phone use permitted
  • Electronics with earphones

 

Third and Fourth Floors:

Quiet Study A volume icon implying minimum noise.

  • Small group and individual study
  • Quiet, respectful conversations
  • Cell phones on vibrate – texting only
  • Electronics with earphones

 

Fifth Floor:

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  • Individual study
  • No talking
  • Cell phones on silent – texting only
  • Electronics with earphones
 
 

Group Study Rooms

The Sciences and Technology Library has 4 rooms that UM students can book online for group study or collaborative work. VGA and HDMI cables can be loaned for 2-Hour periods from the Service Desk.

Booking Guidelines

  • A valid UMnetID is required to book a room.
  • There must be a minimum of 2 members present at all times.
  • Rooms are available in 1-hour time slots.
  • Book up to 2 hours per day to a maximum of 6 hours per week.
  • Book a room up to 2 weeks in advance.
  • After a room has been successfully booked, you will receive a confirmation email outlining the details of your booking.
  • You will need to swipe your UM card and enter the PIN emailed to you before entering the room.
  • Please keep the room tidy. Food is not permitted.

Rooms 212 & 213

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Location: Main Floor

Capacity: 2-4 people

Amenities:
  • Table and 4 chairs
  • Whiteboard and supplies
  • LCD television screen
 
Room 223a

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Location: Main Floor

Capacity: 2-8 people

Amenities:
  • 2 tables and 8 chairs
  • 2 whiteboards and supplies
  • LCD television screen

 

Room 360

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Location: Third Floor

Capacity: 2-8 people

Amenities:
  • Table and 8 chairs
  • Whiteboard and supplies
  • LCD television screen
  • Desktop PC workstation, including:
    • DVD/VHS player
    • Media control panel

 

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