Library Spaces

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The John Crerar Library
A (currently unstaffed) cafe area with seating for users to converse and eat meals.
Crerar First Floor Crerar Library, 1st Floor
The John Crerar Library
Much of the 1st floor of Crerar is currently under construction, however CSIL, the Mother's Room, restrooms, and a meal area in a future cafe space are all available during construction.
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The John Crerar Library
The Crerar Lounge is located in Lower Level East, before you enter the library gate. It provides access to PSD Graphic Arts, the Crerar Computer Classroom, and the Hospital tunnel. It is the primary Meal Zone in Crerar.
Default Placeholder Photo Crerar Mother's Room
The John Crerar Library
A Mother's Room on the first floor offers space to parents to feed or change their young children. It features two lounge style chairs, a sink, and a changing counter.
D'Angelo Law Fulton Room D'Angelo Law Fulton Room
The D'Angelo Law Library
Located on the west side of the 3rd floor, houses our popular reading collection, including newspapers, magazines, and new non-law books.
D'Angelo Law Media Room D'Angelo Law Media Room
The D'Angelo Law Library
Media room on the 4th floor of the D'Angelo Law Library, features a large television and comfy seating.
D'Angelo Law Reserve Collections Room D'Angelo Law Reserve Collections Room
The D'Angelo Law Library
Houses items on permanent and couse reserve, as well as our DVD collection and Copy/Print/Scan Station.
Eckhart Library Reading Room Eckhart Library Reading Room
Eckhart Library
Eckhart Library offers an open reading room environment with long wood tables for quiet study as well as some comfortable single person seating.
Ex Libris Cafe Ex Libris Cafe
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Ex Libris Cafe is a student-run cafe located in the northeast corner of the 1st Floor of Regenstein. The café provides a welcoming space that can comfortably seat 75 users. The Ex Libris seating area remains open during all the hours that Regenstein is open, including All-Night Study hours. Ex Libris and the A Level are the only spaces in Regenstein where meals and messy or smelly food are permitted.
Mother's Room Nursing Mother's and Women's Prayer Room (Room B-51)
The Joseph Regenstein Library
The Nursing Mother's & Women's Prayer Room is for the exclusive use of nursing mothers and women seeking a prayer space who are currently affiliated with the University and visiting researchers using the Library's collections. This single-use, private room is available for up to one hour increments. Regenstein Room B-51 is located on the building's B Level and is ADA-compliant and accessible.
Regenstein 1st Floor Reading Room Regenstein 1st Floor Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
Regenstein's 1st Floor Reading Room is a collaborative space and serves as the Library's All Night Study Space when classes are in session.
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.
Regenstein A Level Reading Room Regenstein A Level Reading Room
The Joseph Regenstein Library
The Regenstein A Level Reading Room is an inviting and attractive collaborative learning environment where students, faculty, academic technologists, and librarians can interact.
SSA-Library-byJasonSmith-RR-About.jpg SSA Library Reading Room
Social Service Administration Library
The SSA Library reading room is a large open space with a southern exposure of floor-to-ceiling windows allowing for lots of natural light during the day. There are a variety of seating options including couches, a rocking chair, large tables for spreading out your materials, and a pinwheel study carrel. There is also a smaller study area behind the bookstacks with single-user desks. Most of the furniture was either designed or selected by Mies van der Rohe.
Wilson Reading Room Wilson Reading Room
The D'Angelo Law Library
Main reading room on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the D'Angelo Law Library.