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Library Spaces: Study Spaces

MSHS LIBRARIES CLOSURE - UPDATED MARCH 13, 2020

Effective Saturday March 14th, 2020, all MSHS libraries, including the ISMMS Levy Library located on the 10th and 11th floors of the Annenberg Building, Mount Sinai Morningside Information Commons, and Mount Sinai West Library, will be closed to patrons and visitors until further notice. 

The Mount Sinai Health System Libraries is here to support your research needs when you are working or studying remotely. Please visit our Remote Services and Resources page to learn how you can stay connected to library and its services and resources. 

Questions? Please contact us at refdesk@mssm.edu

Study Spaces

Group Study Zone

The Group Study Zone is located on the southern side of the library and provides a customizable space for users to work collaboratively on projects and assignments.

Type 

  • Study Space

Capacity

  • Open Area

Features

  • 8 Seat Group Table
  • Counter-height Tables
  • Study Carrels
  • Soft Seating
  • Snack Zone 

Policies

  • Collaborative study and conversation. 
  • Group training or lecture sessions are not permitted. 
  • Phone conversations of any kind are not permitted. 
  • Snacks are permitted.
  • Beverages with lids are permitted.

Quiet Study Zone

The Quiet Study Zone is located in the west side of the library and offers multiple study tables, individual study carrels, counter-height tables, and soft seating.

Type 

  • Study Space

Capacity

  • Open Area

Features

  • Study Tables
  • Study Carrels
  • Counter-height Seating
  • Soft Seating

Policies

  • Individual or group study with minimal talking but no loud or extended conversations. 
  • Food is not permitted.
  • Beverages with lids are permitted.

Silent Study Zone

The Silent Study Zone is located in the north side of the library and offers study tables and individual study carrels.

Type 

  • Study Space

Capacity

  • Open Area

Features

  • Study Tables
  • Study Carrels

Policies

  • Independent study only.
  • Conversations, mobiles phones, and collaborative study are not permitted.
  • Food is not permitted.
  • Beverages with lids are permitted.