Walker Library

Library Spaces

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Group Zones
: The 1st and 2nd floors, Group Study rooms on all floors, and room 446 on the 4th floor are designated as Group Zones. While individuals may work here, collaboration is encouraged and noise levels may be elevated.


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Quiet Zones
: The 3rd and 4th floors past the elevators are designated Quiet Zones. See Quiet Zone policies for more details.

 

Reserve a Library Space

Group Study Rooms: Now with online booking! Group study rooms on the 4th floor may be reserved up to a week in advance. Study rooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors are available on a first come, first served basis. Each group study seats 4 to 10 people and is equipped with a computer and whiteboard. Dry erase markers may be checked out at the Service Desk on the 1st floor. More info: 615-904-8533.

Meeting Place 2: Meet with or present to a larger group (up to 16 people). The Meeting Place 2 is a semi-enclosed space in room 248 on the 2nd floor. It is large enough to accommodate 16 people and features flexible furniture and movable whiteboard partitions. A laptop may be checked out from Technology Services and hooked up to a large screen ceiling-mounted monitor. Current MTSU students, faculty, and staff may reserve the Meeting Place 2 for 3 hours at a time up to three months in advance. More info: 615-898-5666.

Meeting Place 4: Meet with or present to a large group (up to 36). The Meeting Place 4 is a semi-enclosed space in room 446 on the 4th floor. It is large enough to accommodate 36 people and features flexible furniture and movable whiteboard partitions. A laptop may be checked out from theTechnology Services Desk and projected through two large screen ceiling-mounted monitors. Current MTSU students, faculty, and staff may reserve the Meeting Place 4 for 3 hours at a time up to three months in advance. More info: 615-898-5666.

Presentation Practice Rooms: Practice and record your presentation! Two large group study rooms on the 2nd floor (248B and 201D) are equipped with large wall-mounted monitors and recording devices to allow students to practice and record presentations.More info: 615-904-8526.

Bloomberg Room (Room 148B): Specialized software for finance (Bloomberg) is in Room 148B on the Library 1st floor. More info: 615-904-8533.

Graduate Research Carrels: Graduate students working on long-term research projects may apply for a study carrel along the back of the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th floors. Graduate Research Carrels are individual units with a work surface and a small lockable storage area for books and papers. Complete the linked form and return it to the Service Desk on the 1st floor. More info: 615-904-8533.

Other Library Spaces

Research Commons: . The Research Commons on the 1st floor is a place to access, collaborate, create, and get help. Over 100 individual and team computer workstations, modern, flexible furnishings, and expert technical staff and research librarians are at your fingertips.

Synergy Spot: Collaborate on your group project using a large screen monitor (up to 6 people). Located in the Research Commons on the 1st Floor, Synergy Spot features a wall-mounted large screen monitor and TeamSpot software capable of connecting several laptops at once to a central computer. Connect your own laptop or check out a laptop from Technology Services. Sharing ideas with your study partners is easier than ever!

The Lounge: Located on the 1st floor near the Technology Services Desk, The Lounge features soft seating, newspapers, popular magazines, and a collection of NY Times Bestsellers that you may check out for 2 weeks.