LLC at a Glance

The new Library & Learning Commons is the place where Saint Mary's students and faculty will collaborate and learn from each other outside of traditional classroom boundaries. 

Current vs. Planned Space*

Compare the current and planned space, and view site plans for the new Library & Learning Commons (LLC):

Current SMC Library New Library & Learning Commons

Built for 800 students

38,000 square feet

Seating for 281

Group study spaces: 3

Limited special collections

Outdated technology

Built for 4,200 students

60,000 square feet

Seating for 800

Group study spaces: 18

Special collections

Innovative media and instruction rooms

Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory

Grand Reading Room

 

Floor Plans*

First Floor:

First floor of new LLC

Second Floor (entry level):

Second floor of new LLC.

Third Floor:

Third floor of new LLC.

 

Design*

Exterior:

Walking up to LLC.

Exterior of LLC.

Additional exterior of new LLC.

New LLC patio.

Approach of LLC.

 

Interior:

Room in new LLC.

Grand Reading Room in new LLC.

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