6 New Places to Study at JMU
Posted on: November 15, 2023
Check out these 6 new study spaces that JMU created since Carrier Library closed for renovation and expansion!
These new study spaces can be found on the JMU Study Spaces Map, which offers over 30 buildings where students can study while Carrier Library is closed!
Keep reading to learn more about the 6 newest study spots at JMU!
78 Seats in the Heart of Campus (Warren 502)
Warren 502 (pictured above) offers amazing views, natural light, electrical outlets, a printer, and a range of furniture, from soft seats to large tables. Formerly a restaurant across from the Union Ballroom, it now has 78 study seats, repurposed from Carrier Library.
Cozy Hideaway (Sheldon 2nd Floor)
Sheldon Hall now offers two study spaces on the second floor, with 15 seats total, chalkboards, natural light, and more.
Retro Study Hall Vibes (Moody 107)
Moody 107 has big windows, whiteboards, and about 24 desks for individuals. This classroom has been designated as an available study space.
Whiteboard Heaven (Godwin 336)
Godwin 336 has two large whiteboards and about 20 seats for individuals. These seats, with optional desks attached, are on rollers and can be moved around.
Study Spot with a View (Burruss 338)
Burruss 338 overlooks the SSC, with lots of natural light and 26 seats. Its furniture and whiteboards have wheels, making it a flexible space for groups or individuals. This room has been designated as an available study space.
Sunny Space with Friendly Staff (JMU Libraries Express)
JMU Libraries Express is a new library location with printers, computers, study tables, big windows, and friendly staff ready to help you! Located at 1050 S. Main Street, adjacent to the quad, JMU Libraries Express has about 20 seats, repurposed from Carrier Library.
Seats Added to Popular Study Spaces
We also relocated furniture from Carrier Library to other buildings, improving some spaces and adding seats to others. For example, 44 new seats were added to Festival, and 26 new seats were added to Taylor.
JMU Study Spaces Map
To use the JMU Study Spaces Map, start at jmu.edu/studyspaces and select a pin to read about the study spaces in that building! The map includes our four other library locations–the Music Library, ETMC, Express, and Rose Library (with a 24/7 Space)–and dozens of other buildings all over campus. Student Affairs has also created a student spaces page to showcase some of the places where students hang out.
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