Study Rooms

Whether you are studying alone, working with a group, or watching a film, the library has a space for you.
group study signage

Group Study

Student groups of 2 or more can reserve any of our six group study rooms. Each room varies regarding technology but all include a a flat screen monitor, DVD/VHS player, white board/chalk board, and table with chairs. For more information or to make a reservation, please call (925) 631-4229.

Silent study zone

Silent Study Zone

Two Silent Study Zone rooms are available for anyone needing a quiet work space, and are reserved for  completely silent reading and study. On the first floor the room is adjacent to the Reference Collection and has large tables, 18 computers, and seating for 54.  On the third floor a smaller Silent Study Zone is located in room M-11, and has 9 comfortable arm chairs, bean bag chairs, and two individual study tables.  Reservations are not required for either space.

video carrel

Media Viewing

Anyone needing to view a film can use one of the media carrels located on the second floor. Each carrel includes a flat screen monitor with DVD/VHS player. Headphones and remote controls are available at the Circulation desk. Reservations not required.