Rooms & Spaces

What Types of Spaces Are Available?

During Snell Library’s service desk hours, the following types of spaces are available for reservation:

Library Renovations: Lower Level and Fourth Floor Closed Summer 2023

The fourth floor and lower level will be closed for the duration of Summer 2023 for renovations.

Room Booking Policies

  • Study rooms in Snell Library can be booked up to two weeks in advance.
  • Reservations can be made for up to three hours at a time.
  • A student can make no more than one room reservation per day, and no more than two reservations per type of space in a weeklong period.

Find detailed instructions on booking study rooms in the library’s FAQ.

For more information about room reservation guidelines and spaces, visit the Snell Library Rooms & Spaces FAQ.

Visit Spaces at Northeastern for more information about additional work and study spaces available on all Northeastern University campuses.

All Students

Multiple Occupancy Rooms
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Floors

Book a room

Graduate Students

Individual Study Rooms reserved for graduate and doctoral students
3rd Floor

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Digital Scholarship Commons

2nd Floor

Please email [email protected] or call (617) 373-4351 to place a request for a DSC space. Open study space in the DSC available for doctoral students.

Reservations for faculty & staff only Book a room