Quiet Study Space


The Library has a shared quiet study space located in E404 on the 4th floor and E521 on the 5th floor of the Library (located within the Main Reading Room). 


Monday - Thursday: 10am - 7pm
Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday: by request only if there are no other quiet spaces available

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 7pm
Saturday: 11am - 6pm
Sunday: 12pm - 8pm

General Policies

  • Face masks are required to be worn in this space
  • No talking; cell phone calls must be taken outside of the Quiet Study Spaces
  • No cutting or using the tables as craft work stations. Please use the cutting tables on the 6th floor of the Library. Cutting mats are available for checkout at the Access Services Desk and the Periodicals Desk.
  • Please disable sound on electronics
  • Use headphones at a low volume, which cannot be heard by others
  • Food and drink are strictly prohibited
  • Personal belongings must not be left unattended. Any Library materials left behind will be returned to the stacks. The Library is not responsible for personal items left in the room.
  • The Quiet Study Spaces will be monitored by Library staff and Public Safety Personnel

Contact Information

Students are encouraged to contact the Access Services Unit with questions or concerns regarding the Quiet Study Space at (212) 217-4360 or write to us at [email protected]

last updated 1/25/2022