_Library Spaces

JMU Libraries offers a variety of spaces to support teaching, learning, creativity, and faculty and student research.

Four JMU Libraries Locations

Please select a location below to learn about what is available in each building when the buildings are open:

Popular Destinations in the Libraries

The Makery
Makerspaces in Rose and Carrier with 3D printers, laser cutters, sewing machines, electronics tools and supplies, audio/video equipment, virtual reality games and experiences, and helpful people.

Special Collections
The Libraries’ repository for rare materials, unique materials, and materials that document the Central Shenandoah Valley as well as the institutional history of James Madison University.

The first general-education college 3D printing classroom in the U.S. Offers 3D printing access and training to people of all experience levels.

Video Production Studio
A professional video production studio in Rose Library open to JMU faculty and staff.

Narration Room
A quiet, enclosed space with microphone and a digital audio workstation where anyone in the JMU community can record and edit audio. Located in the The Makery in Carrier.

Group Study Rooms
Find a room where your group can work

Virtual Tour

You can also get a virtual tour by watching this short video about all our library spaces.

Questions? Please Ask the Library.
All library users are expected to follow the JMU Libraries Conduct Policy.