Library Spaces

All Study Spaces
Regenstein Art Reading Room Art Reading Room (Room 420)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
The Art Reading Room houses the East Asian Art Collection and the Epstein Archive. Priority should be given to patrons making use of these collections. No food is allowed in the Art Reading Room.
Regenstein Classics Reading Room Classics Reading Room (Room 470)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
The Classics Reading Room, located off of the 4th Floor Reading Room, houses the Classics Reading Room reference collection and provides quiet study space. Priority should be given to patrons making use of the Classics reference collection.
GRAD Writing Room GRAD Writing Room (Room 464)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
A joint project of UChicagoGRAD and the Library, the GRAD Writing Room is intended to be a quiet, focused destination where graduate students and postdocs can write academic projects. Access to the room is controlled electronically and managed by UChicagoGRAD.
Map Collection Reading Room Map Collection Reading Room (Room 370)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
The Map Collection Reading Room, located off of the 3rd Floor Reading Room, houses the Map collection and provides quiet study space. Priority should be given to patrons making use of the Map Collection.
2nd Floor Reading Room Regenstein 2nd Floor Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 2nd Floor Reading Room houses several collections and provides a variety of furniture options for quiet study.
3rd Floor Reading Room Regenstein 3rd Floor Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 3rd Floor Reading Room houses several collections and provides a variety of furniture options for quiet study.
4th Floor Reading Room Regenstein 4th Floor Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 4th Floor Reading Room houses several specialized reference collections and provides a variety of furniture options for quiet study.
Regenstein 5th Floor, East Asian Reading Room Regenstein 5th Floor East Asian Reading Room (Room 520)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 5th Floor East Asian Reading Room houses reference and current periodicals collections dedicated to East Asia and provides a variety of furniture options for quiet study.
5th Floor Reading Room Regenstein 5th Floor Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 5th Floor Reading Room houses several specialized collections and provides a variety of furniture options for quiet study.
Browsing the Stacks Regenstein Bookstacks, 2nd Floor
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 2nd Floor Bookstacks houses collections on History (C - F). There are 23 individual study tables along the perimeter of the bookstacks, intended for quiet study. No food is permitted in Regenstein's boosktacks.
Bookstacks Regenstein Bookstacks, 3rd Floor
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 3rd Floor Bookstacks houses collections on Music & Fine Arts (M & N) and Languages & Literatures (PN-PT). There are 28 individual study tables along the perimeter of the bookstacks, intended for quiet study. No food is permitted in Regenstein's boosktacks.
Bookstacks Row Regenstein Bookstacks, 4th Floor
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 4th Floor Bookstacks houses collections on Philosophy, Psychology, & Religion (B) and Languages & Literatures (P-PM). There are 22 individual study tables along the perimeter of the bookstacks, intended for quiet study. No food is permitted in Regenstein's boosktacks.
Searching for Books Regenstein Bookstacks, 5th Floor
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 5th Floor Bookstacks houses collections in East Asian (Harvard Yenching and Library of Congress) and on Education (L). There are 25 individual study tables along the perimeter of the bookstacks, intended for quiet study. No food is permitted in Regenstein's boosktacks.
Regenstein B Level Regenstein Bookstacks, B Level
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's B Level Bookstacks houses collections on Social Sciences (G, H, J, XXK), Sciences & Technology (Q-V), and General Works, Bibliography, & Library Science (A, Z). There are several large tables in the center of the floor, as well as a few individual tables and standing height desks along its perimeter, all intended for quiet study.No food is permitted in Regenstein's bookstacks.