Library Locations

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:

Carrier Library Renovation and Expansion Starting May 2023

Popular Destinations in the Libraries

The Makery
A makerspace in Rose Library 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.

Group Study Rooms
Find a room where your group can work

Top Places to Study
Try ’em all and find your favorite! After 5pm, you can even unlock additional rooms in Carrier and Rose Libraries with your JACard!

Virtual Tour

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

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