Study area provides plenty of seating, large tables and natural light. Information Center is near by for research assistance.
The Lane Reading Room houses the Humanities and Area Studies Resource Center. Traditional study and reading space is complemented by wireless Internet access and computer workstations. The room offers printed reference collections and specific "mini-collections" devoted to important topical areas, including collections of new fiction and new books in the scholarly fields of the humanities. Reference materials aiding in the use of Special Collections can also be found here. The Lane Reading Room is located directly above the Social Sciences Resource Center.
The Jonsson Social Sciences Reading Room facilitates a range of social science learning and research activities. It contains a social science reference collection of over 15,000 volumes, including classic texts, new and notable publications, and current issues of core journals in the social sciences.
There are three main study areas in the East Asia Library:
Seating includes three large tables with seating for 12, six lounge seating with ottomans, 12 individual study carrels, and a small table with seating for two.
The study area in the Education Library has two long tables and comfortable seating, including armchairs, foot stools, and end tables.
The main reading room and the reading room mezzanine contain seating, tables, six large lounge chairs, and large bay windows. Equipment for media viewing in those rooms includes two large flat screen stations (one Blu-ray), one 30-inch screen station, and one 20-inch screen station.
This study space contains large tables, couches, comfortable chairs, and individual study carrels with power outlets for laptop users.
Other equipment includes three dual boot Mac computers, three book scanners (including one oversized scanner for atlases), and a color printer.
The Engineering Library's study space contains a variety of furniture for students' study needs, including study tables, study booths, individual study carrels, and an outdoor balcony.
Equipment available in the study area includes seven Dual Boot iMacs with SUL-supported software, a Dell Precision 1600 with software, two scanners, a color printer, and a photocopier.