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Fall 2020 Study Spaces at FSU

Study Spaces Open to All FSU Students

The following spaces are available to students on the Tallahassee campus as of September 2020.  Please contact Beth Boatright ( with any corrections, additions, or updates.

Strozier and Dirac Libraries

ACE/William Johnston Building (WJB)

Innovation Hub

  • 20+ “workspaces” that can be reserved in advance, individuals only

  • 3 enclosed rooms that can be reserved in advance, individuals only

  • Larger rooms can be reserved by faculty/staff/departments.

  • Must register for an account in order to reserve a space.

  • Questions may be directed to or Ken Baldauf (


Global and Multicultural Engagement Building

  • 4 rooms available between 9 AM and 5 PM for individual students who need to take exams. 

  • Rooms have wifi and a whiteboard

  • Rooms must be reserved two days in advance by contacting Jesse O'Reilly at or calling 850-645-9779.

  • Confirmation email will include check-in directions and guidelines. Students must complete wellness check the day of their reservation.

Study Spaces with Limited Access

Music Library

  • Available to students in the FSU College of Music.

  • Open for limited hours and with limited capacity, but some study areas will be open.

Academic Resource Center

  • Available to students living in residence halls.

  • The ARC in Jennie Murphree Hall is open; capacity is limited to eight people..

  • Residence Hall study rooms are open; capacity for most rooms is one person.

Engineering Building and Library

  • Available to FAMU FSU College of Engineering students.

  • Atrium is open for general study 24/7.

  • Library computer lab is open; capacity is limited to five people. 

College of Law Research Center

  • Available to College of Law students, faculty, and staff only.

Maguire Medical Library

  • Available to College of Medicine MD and PA students only.

Addendum: Booking Instructions for CARE/Thagard Study Rooms

Students can reserve a Single Occupancy Study Room in the Thagard Building, 1st and 2nd floors, for 1-2-hour study sessions.

To request a reservation for a Single Occupancy Study Room in Thagard, please email Your email must include the following information:

  • Student’s Name


  • Phone Number

  • Requested Date and Time slot (up to 90 minutes per slot) you would like to schedule. (Note: You may request up to 3 reservation slots in one email; however, these time slots cannot be consecutive, i.e. you cannot request 3 reservations for Wednesday 8/26/20, 8am-10am, 10am-12pm, 12pm-2pm.)

You will get a confirmation email within 24 hours of your reservation request.

When you arrive for your reservation appointment:

  1. You will check in with the CARE Lab’s front desk staff member.

  2. To receive a study room key, you must turn in your FSU ID Card.

  3. Please follow our Thagard Study Room Code of Conduct while you are in the building.

  4. CARE Lab staff will check that your study room is clean before you can receive your FSU ID Card at checkout.

Thagard Study Room Code of Conduct: 

  1. To observe social distancing ordinances, the occupancy of each study room is limited to 1 (one) student per room.

  2. If the student is 15 minutes late, the reservation will be canceled.

  3. Please do not eat or drink in the study rooms.

  4. Each student is responsible for cleaning and sanitizing the study room before and after individual use. Disinfecting wipes will be provided by CARE Lab staff.

  5. Facial masks are not necessary when the student is alone in the study room; however, when leaving the study room for ANY REASON, the student is required to wear their mask.

  6. You may request a set of dry erase markers and an eraser. If you use the dry erase walls (green walls ONLY), please erase the wall before you leave.

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