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Building Directory

North Wing (NW) - The north wing is at the back of the building, closer to George Street. It includes the Reference Reading Room, the majority of the book stacks, and Special Collections and University Archives. The wing is composed of the Basement Level and Levels 1, 2A, 2B, and 3. It connects to the South Wing on the Basement Level as well as on Levels 1 and 3.

South Wing (SW) - The south wing is at the front of the building, closer to College Avenue. The wing includes the Microforms Reading Room and Imaging Services. The wing is composed of the Basement Level and Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4. It connects to the North Wing on the Basement Level as well as on Levels 1 and 3.

  • 038: NW-B, scholar athlete study space in the open area at the front of bound periodicals (Room 038)
  • Access Services: SW-1
  • Alexander Library Administration: NW-1, at the rear of the Reference Reading Room
  • Athletes Study Space: NW-B, in the open area at the front of bound periodicals (Room 038)
  • Books: NW-1, 2A, 2B, & 3
  • Cafe: SW-B
  • Case Room: NW-B, in Special Collections & University Archives
  • Central Libraries Administration: SW-3
  • Change Machine: NW-1, Gov.Docs. reference area
  • Circulation: SW-1
  • Computer Lab (OIT): SW-1, in the Undergraduate Reading Room AND SW-3, in the Graduate Reading Room
  • Computers (NetID/Student): NW-1, Reference Reading Room; SW-1, Ugrad Reading Room; SW-2, East Asian Library
  • Computers (Public/Guest): NW-1, Reference Reading Room
  • Copy Cards: SW-1, in the Ugrad Reading Room AND NW-1, in the Reference Reading Room
  • Copy Center: SW-B, behind the Scarlet Latte
  • Copy Machines: SW-1, in the Ugrad Reading Room AND SW-B, in the Copy Center/Imaging Services
  • Digital Humanities Lab: SW-4
  • Disability Services: NW-1, inside the large computer room in the Reference Reading Room
  • East Asian Library: SW-2
  • Fax: SW-B, in the Copy Center/Imaging Services
  • Government Documents: NW-1, see separate map
  • Graduate Reading Room: SW-3
  • Graduate Reserve: SW-3, in the Graduate Reading Room
  • Group Studies: Check the website
  • Hughes Room: SW-1
  • Heyer Room: SW-4, accessiible only through the SCC staff area
  • Imaging Services: SW-B, behind the Scarlet Latte
  • Information Handling Labs (IHLs) 413 & 415: SW-4
  • Interlibrary Loan Services (ILS): NW-1, beyond Gov.Docs reference collections
  • Journals/Periodicals: NW-B
  • Lactation Room: SW-3, Room 345 (next to Grad Reserve Desk; request key at Circulation Desk)
  • Librarians' offices: NW-1, inside Alexander Admininstration at the rear of the Reference Reading Room
  • Libraries Central Administration: SW-3
  • McDonnell Room: SW-2
  • Microforms: SW-B, behind the Scarlet Latte
  • NetID/Student Computers: NW-1, Reference Reading Room; SW-1, Ugrad Reading Room; SW-2, East Asian Library
  • Pane Room: SW-1
  • Periodicals/Journals: NW-B
  • Printer, Color: SW-B, in the Copy Center/Imaging Services
  • Printers (NetID/Student): SW-1, in the Computer Lab in the Ugrad Reading Room; SW-3, in the Computer Lab in the Graduate Reading Room; NW-1, in the Reference Reading Room (for a fee)
  • Printers (Public/Guest): NW-1, Reference Reading Room
  • Public/Guest Computers: NW-1, Reference Reading Room
  • Quiet Areas: NW-2A & 2B
  • Restrooms: All floors, near the elevators
  • Scanners: SW-1, in the Ugrad Reading Room OR SW-B, in the Microforms Room/Imaging Services
  • Scarlet Latte: SW-B
  • Scholar Athletes Study Space: NW-B, in the open area at the front of bound periodicals (Room 038)
  • Scholarly Communication Center (SCC): SW-4
  • Special Collections & University Archives: NW-B, down the stairs near the ref.desk and straight ahead
  • Study Space for Athletes: NW-B, in the open area at the front of bound periodicals (Room 038)
  • Teleconference Lecture Hall (TLH): SW-4
  • Undergraduate Reading Room: SW-1
  • Undergraduate Reserve: SW-1, at the Circulation Desk
  • University Archives: NW-B, down the stairs near the ref.desk and straight ahead
  • University Librarian's Conference Room: SW-3, in Central Administration
  • Vending Machines: SW-B (in the Scarlet Latte Cafe)