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Library Study Space Guide — Study Spaces at the Homer Babbidge Library

A guide to the study spaces available at Homer Babbidge Library


All available study spaces in the Homer Babbidge Library can be reserved by any UConn student with a UConn NetID.

Study space seats can be booked in two hour increments with a limit of two reservations per day.

Bookings can be made up to three days in advance.

Seats are available on the Plaza, Basement, and 1st Floor Levels. The 1st Floor has socially-distant collaboration tables and single seats on this level are perfect for attending online classes with participation. 

Please click here to reserve your seat or to learn more about the program.











Reserve a Study Space!

Use our room reservation system to reserve a group study space!


  • Go to this link:
  • Select "Reserve Group Study Room."
  • Find the room that you want on the left, and select the time that you want your reservation to start in the calendar grid to the right.
  • At the bottom of the screen, select the time you want your reservation to end, then hit “Submit Times.”
  • Enter your NetID and password.
  • Hit the “Continue” button if all of your reservation information is correct.
  • Hit the “Submit My Booking” button to complete your reservation. You’ll receive an email confirmation.
  • Show up to the room on time with at least one other member of your group.

Floor Space

Level A Quiet Floor; Good for Individual study
Level B Soft Talking Allowed; Group Study Rooms; Good for Group Study
Plaza Level Reading Room: Soft Talking Allowed / 24-hour Study / Bookworms Cafe; Good for Individual and Group Study
Level 1 Talking Allowed; Group Study Rooms; Good for Collaborative Study
Level 2 2 N & W Soft Talking Allowed / 2 Art & Design  Quiet Study / 2 S Talking Allowed ; Group Study Rooms 
Level 3 3 S & E Talking Allowed  / 3 N Soft Talking Allowed; Group Study Rooms; Open Floor Space; Good for Group Study
Level 4 4 N Quiet - Good for Individual Study / 4 S & W Soft Talking Allowed ; Group Study Rooms


Security Information

You can text a Library Security guard on duty at 860-208-6305 or call the main security number at 860-486-3099.