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Rooms and Spaces

Open Study Spaces

Open Study Spaces, 2nd - 4th Floors

Open study spaces with a mix of tables for groups and carrels for individuals are available in the book collections area on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th floors near the walls and windows.

  • Quiet discussion is permitted on the 2nd and 3rd floors; the 4th floor is a silent study area.
  • Please silence cell phones.
  • Please use headphones to listen to audio.
  • Wall power outlets with USB ports for charging your mobile device(s) are available. Please bring your own charging cable.

Silvers Reading Area, 2nd Floor

The Barbara Jaffe Silvers Memorial Library Endowment was established in 1993 by Herbert R. Silvers, a retired ETSU adjunct faculty member, in memory of his late wife, also a former adjunct faculty member in the Department of History.

The Silvers Reading Area on the 2nd floor of the library contains part of her personal book collection, classics of 20th century literature, and current, popular books leased with support from the endowment. The leased collection is updated monthly.

You will find comfortable chairs with side tables for relaxed reading in this area.

Group Collaboration Area, 2nd Floor

​Mediascape Lounge

  • Located at the back of the 2nd floor stacks.
  • Share up to four computer displays with Mediascape.
  • Connect laptops and tablets with Display Port, HDMI, and Apple Lightning port adapters, available to borrow from the Ask Us desk.

Suite 311, 3rd Floor

Open Group Study

  • Open conversation.
  • You may text, but please do not talk on cell phones.
  • Please set cell phones to vibrate or silent mode.
  • Please use headphones to listen to audio.

USB Chargers

2nd Floor Chargers

3rd Floor Chargers

4th Floor Chargers