Book a Room
The Library has a variety of reservable spaces from group study rooms to 3D printers. Check the descriptions below to find the space you need. Reservations are made on our LibCal system. For complete information, please check our Policies page.
First Floor Group Study Rooms
Team Tech Room
First Floor Instruction Room
Located on the first floor of the library, the Instruction Room is a space equipped with tables, rolling chairs, and an instructor station with seating for 30 students. This space is perfect for evening workshops, co-curricular groups, and large study groups. This room must be reserved 8 hours in advance.Book Group Study
Third Floor Individual Study Rooms
The library has two individual study rooms featuring a desk and a chair that can be reserved, perfect for working by yourself. Ask for help at the Info Desk if you need help finding your room!Book Individual Study
Open Group Study Rooms
Six group study rooms are available for general use on a first-come, first-served basis. Rooms include 309, 308, 322, and 321 on the Third floor, and 414 and 415 on the Fourth floor. They contain 3 to 7 chairs with space appropriate for small groups. Please tidy up when you are finished using the rooms and do not “camp out” for extended periods of time.
Located on the 2nd floor of the library, The Studio is U of I Library’s dedicated audio/video production and editing space. U of I students, staff, and faculty can reserve the space between 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Friday, and can also check out recording equipment such as video cameras at the Circulation Desk. New users need to make a separate appointment for orientation, to be scheduled between the hours of 8-5 M-F, prior to their first reservation. Visit the Studio Homepage for more informationBook A/V Lab
The library’s two 3D printers are located in the MILL (Making Innovating and Learning Laboratory) on the 1st floor of the library. U of I students, staff, and faculty can reserve one of the 3D printers between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday to create a print or to schedule an orientation to learn more about 3D printing. The Lulzbot Mini has a 6in x 6in x 6.2in (152mm x 152mm x 158mm) print area. The Lulzbot TAZ 6 has a 11in x 11in x 9.8in (280mm x 280mm x 250mm) print area. Both printers use models in .STL or .OBJ file format. Visit the MILL’s website for further information.Book 3D Printer