Services and Spaces

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Services

For Undergraduate Students
Find out how we can help you with your research, managing citations, accessing books and media, learning new tech skills, and finding a comfortable place to study.
For Graduate Students
Learn how we can help you with research, publishing, skill development, finding sources, creative exploration, using technology, and more.
For Faculty
Learn how we advance your research, teaching, use of educational technologies, and creative exploration.
For Staff
Find out how we help you learn, research, create, and play.
For Visitors or Alumni
We welcome community members, alumni, families visiting their Dukes, or anyone who wants to stop by.

Spaces

Get to Know Our Spaces
Learn about our four main facilities: Carrier Library, Rose Library, Music Library, and Educational Technology and Media Center (ETMC). Find a place to study, floor plans, building features, a video tour, and more.
The Makery
Makerspaces in Rose and Carrier available free-of-charge to all JMU students, faculty, and staff for both academic and personal projects. Features include 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.
3SPACE
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.
EPIC
JMU Libraries supports EPIC (Enhancing Pedagogy through Innovative Classrooms), which features some of JMU’s newest, most innovative classrooms.