a few hours?

Study Room
  • Students and staff: 3 hour maximum, based on availability
  • Faculty and Graduate students: 6 hour maximum, based on availability
  • 15 minute grace period for pick up. Your reservation will be automatically cancelled if the key card is not picked up within 15 minutes of the reservation start time.
  • Rooms are located on the 1st and 5th floors
Read the full study room policies.Reserve a Study Room

up to 90 days?

Research Room

Research rooms are available for a 90 day loan period to all faculty and to doctoral students who are within 6 months of taking their qualifying exam or if they have completed it.

  • Faculty can call, email, or request a room at the Circulation Desk, with no letter or authorization needed.
  • Doctoral students must present a letter on OSU letterhead (example) from their department advisor confirming their scheduled exam or completion to qualify for a research room. Bring the letter to the circulation desk or email it.

Once a qualified student or faculty member has received notification that a research room is available, the keycard may be picked up at Circulation. Each 90 day research room is equipped with a table, chair, shelves and a cork board. Wireless access is available in all rooms. All research rooms are located on the 6th floor.

Read the full research room policies.