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What kinds of study spaces are available at the Library?

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Homer Babbidge Library

The Babbidge Library has many different types of spaces to fit your study needs.  From spaces to spread out and work, to the quiet floor with no cell reception, find the space that's right for you using the Library Study Space Guide:

Current UConn students can reserve group study rooms online.  Go to    For more information about reservation times and limits, see

Individual study carrels are available on Level 3. These carrels are intended for temporary use; check out a key at the iDesk on the Plaza Level using your One Card.

Graduate students are welcome to use the Graduate Commons on Level 3, a dedicated study and collaboration space for graduate students. Swipe your One Card outside the room to enter.

Researchers working on extended projects can apply for research carrels in the Babbidge Library

Other Campus Libraries

UConn Library at Hartford Public Library Learning Spaces -

Stamford -

The library has two floors with individual and group study spaces.

The first floor includes a variety of seating configurations, including the computer lab, 5 collaborative group study rooms, and a Quiet Study Room (1.65).

The second floor is all quiet study with 5 group study rooms. All 10 group study rooms are first-come, first-serve and keys may be checked out at the Library Services Desk. There is a limit of 2 hours.

Waterbury -

Keys are checked out at the front desk for study rooms available. Rooms are on a first-come, first served basis for 2-hour use.

First Floor

Soft Talking in Open Floor Space; Group Study Room 123F (accommodates 4-8)

Second Floor

Quiet – Individual Study Carrels -  Group Study Rooms 227A and 227B (accommodates 2-4), 227E (accommodates 4-8)

Third Floor

Quiet - Individual Study Carrels  -  Group Study Rooms 321D and “Cube” (accommodates 4-8)


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