Jackson Library Spaces
While the Covid-19 pandemic persists, group study is allowed only when appropriate social distancing can be maintained and all participants wear face coverings. Reservations are not being taken for group spaces.
The Libraries provide options for quiet and group work and technologies to assist with work, collaboration, and digital project creation. Some spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis while others are reservable by UNCG students, faculty, and staff. Wireless connection is available in most spaces.
Reservable Spaces are available for UNCG students, faculty, and staff. UNCG computing credentials are required to make reservations.
Small Student Study Rooms are available on Tower floors 2, 5 and 6. Rooms on Tower floor 2 contain PCs with double monitors while those on floors 5 and 6 are bring your own equipment. When not reserved, rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis. Users are required to yield rooms to users with reservations.
The DMC Via Lab and Media Rooms are available to reserve for digital project creation.
Digital Media Commons (DMC)
Located in the lower level of Jackson Library, the DMC provides the space and resources for UNCG students, faculty, and staff to create and refine their multimedia projects. The DMC also supports the creation of digital media projects with equipment lending and studio/workspaces including the reservable DMC Via Lab and Media Rooms.
Spartan Study Space (evening hours)
Unless library hours exceptions apply, the Jackson Library Tower is open to UNCG students, faculty, and staff only from 9:00pm – 1:00am, Sun–Thu. To enter, re-enter or remain in the Tower, each individual must have a SpartanCard. Access is by card tap at the EUC-Library Connector entrance facing the Walker Ave. traffic circle. Please note that the 6-Tech Service Center/SuperLab may have different hours and closing times.
Quiet Study Spaces
Tower floors 6-9 are designated as quiet study floors. They offer whiteboards, tables, booths, carrels, and other seating conducive to quiet study on a first come, first served basis. There should be no group study or loud conversations; cell phone ringers should be turned off, and headphones turned down. Small Student Study Rooms without PCs are available to reserve on the 6th floor.
Group Study Areas
Tower floors 2-5, the lower level Tower elevator lobby, and the Jackson Library Information Commons, CitiLab, Reading Room, and Reference Room located on the first floor are designated as group study areas. They offer whiteboards, tables, carrels, and other seating conducive to group study along with PCs with a mix of double and wide screen monitors. All spaces are available on a first come, first served basis. The CitiLab, containing PCs, is open for individual use when not being used for classes. Small Student Study rooms without PCs are available to reserve on the 5th floor; rooms with PCs are available to reserve on the 2nd floor.
Computers in the Libraries
For assistance, please contact the ROI Department or call or ask at the Check Out Desk, 336.334.5304, or Reference Desk, 336.334.5419, on the 1st floor of Jackson Library.