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Study Rooms

Booking and Using Study Rooms at the Consortium Library.

In This Guide

About the Rooms

We have 19 rooms available for group study and 12 rooms for individual study on the first and second floors of the library.

  • Group study rooms hold between 2 and 10 people
  • Each group study room has a whiteboard, table, and chairs.
  • Whiteboard markers can be borrowed from the Circulation Desk (please have a photo ID available).
  • All rooms have power outlets and can support both wireless and Ethernet internet connectivity.
  • 105A and 105B are in the IT Open Computer Lab and have TVs, DVD players, and VCRs. We try to reserve these rooms for groups that need access to media.
  • UAA/APU students can borrow laptops at the Circulation Desk.
  • 204, 205, and 207J have special collections in them. We book these rooms last, to allow access to the collections.
  • You can begin the process of booking a study room by following this link. https://libguides.consortiumlibrary.org/studyrooms

Study Room Guidelines

  • Please check in at the Circulation Desk within 15 minutes of your reservation's start time.
    • After 15 minutes the room may be given to other users.
    • At least two members of a group must be present to check in.
  • ​Study rooms are primarily for use by UAA and APU students.
    • Students get priority booking over faculty and staff. Please contact the Head of Access Services for more information.
  • Each group or individual may use a study room once per day for a guaranteed time block of up to three hours.
    • ​​We try to honor preferences but cannot guarantee that you will be assigned the specific room you requested.
    • You may stay beyond the guaranteed time if no other users have reserved the room.
    • Double booking rooms or otherwise attempting to thwart the reservation system may result in the loss of study room privileges.
  • We appreciate your leaving the room in the same neat condition you found it in.
    • Beverages with a lid and small food items ARE allowed in study rooms.
    • Please shut the door behind you when you are done using the room.
    • Use of the study rooms are a privilege. Abuse will result in revocation of the privilege.

Need Help?

Feel free to contact our helpful staff at the Circulation Desk of the Consortium Library, (907) 786-1364.

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