Spaces you can use
Find a cozy corner or spread out with your study group in one of City Library's many spaces for reading, studying or catching up with a friend.
Please note, all current study spaces are subjected to COVID-19 safety protocols and might not be available at all times.
Find a study space
Study spaces are available during regular library hours on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you need help finding a spot, please visit an information desk.
The library has five areas that are available to the public for studying, either individually or in groups.
- Children’s area (first floor)
- Board room (second floor)
- Individual study (second floor)
- Teen room (second floor)
- Group study (third floor)
Study tables for small groups are on the third floor at the top of the stairs. Electrical ports are available.
Dr. Paul Singh individual study room
The individual study room has 50 carrels, all with electrical access. This study room is ideal for quiet, concentrated use. Headphones are recommended
Reserve a space
You can reserve a space in the library for online:
- Learning, workshops or exams
- Meetings and appointments with medical, legal, financial and social services
- Job interviews, meetings and educational group work
- Social connecting with friends and family
Visit us at the second floor info desk to check availability and to reserve a space or contact us at:
Don Preston boardroom: The boardroom is a bookable space for small groups. Click here to see the availability.
Small study rooms (A and B): The library has two small study rooms (A and B) available for booking. Click here to see their availability.
- Study rooms A and B and the Don Preston boardroom may be reserved for up to three hours
- One reservation per week, per person
- Maximum two upcoming reservations at any one time
- Reservations will be held for up to 15 minutes
- Drop-in reservations can only be booked in-person for the same day
Please call us if you are unable to make your reservation. If we do not hear from you, your reservation will be canceled and the space will be made available to other customers.