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Places to Study

Lane Library

 

The library has study spaces available in Lane and Alway buildings and in Li Ka Shing Center.
Note: Li Ka Shing Center 4th Floor is for medical and SoM graduate students only (Contact Traudi Sedelmayr for access).

For other spaces available in School of Medicine and teaching and scheduling support, contact the Educational Technology group. (Download School of Medicine Learning Spaces Map: PDF)

24/7 study space: Alway M051

Enter doors at either end of Alway corridor and go down one level. For your security, access to this space is via keycard only. If your key card does not work, you can obtain a security authorization form at the User Services Desk in the library.

Study & Reading Areas

Stone Room

Stone Room

 

Reference Alcove

Reference Reading Alcove

 

Lane Lounge

Lane Lounge

 

Quiet Zone

Quiet Zone

 

North Commons

north-commons

 

Lane Commons

Lane Collaborative Research Commons

 

South Commons

South Commons

 

Courtyard

Lane Courtyard

 

24/7 Study Space

24/7 Study Space

 

  • 24/7 ID Badge access for SUMC members only (Contact for badge activation)
  • 5 Windows XP computers/1 Mac
  • Wireless network
  • Software available
  • Group Study
  • No local printer. Remote printing to Lane Library only
  • Alway building, ground floor, room M051
  • Covered beverages only. No food allowed

Small Rooms

Group Study Room

 

  • Available to medical and SoM graduate students only (Contact Traudi Sedelmayr for access)
  • First come, first served
  • 8 rooms available
  • Wireless network
  • Capacity: 2-3
  • Li Ka Shing Center, 4th floor - download map: PDF
  • Covered beverages only. No food allowed

Medium Rooms

Group Study Room

 

  • Available to medical and SoM graduate students only (Contact Traudi Sedelmayr for access)
  • First come, first served
  • 2 rooms available
  • Wireless network
  • Capacity: 6-8
  • Li Ka Shing Center, 4th floor - download map: PDF
  • Covered beverages only. No food allowed

Large Rooms

Group Study Room

 

  • Available to medical and SoM graduate students only (Contact Traudi Sedelmayr for access)
  • First come, first served
  • 2 rooms available
  • Wireless network
  • Capacity: 8-10
  • Li Ka Shing Center, 4th floor - download map: PDF
  • Covered beverages only. No food allowed

Consulting & Service Areas

Lane Consulting Area

Consulting Area

 

Li Ka Shing Center

Li Ka Shing Center Consulting Area

 

  • Available to medical and SoM graduate students only (Contact Traudi Sedelmayr for access)
  • Virtual service desk for Lane
  • Meet liaison librarians by appointment
  • Wireless network
  • Li Ka Shing Center, 4th floor - download map: PDF
  • Covered beverages only. No food allowed

Service Desk

Library Service Desk

 

  • First come, first served
  • Ask here about materials, computers, library services
  • Check out books, journals, reserve materials
  • Contact: 650-723-6831, Lane chat, or in person
  • Lane building, 1st floor - Download floorplan: PDF
  • Covered beverages allowed. Food allowed in the library courtyard only
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