Find a place to study

Below is you'll find information about study spaces that are open on campus this fall. We'll do our best to keep this information updated but, occasionally, facilities may close or alter their hours without giving notice. 


UNM Libraries:

Note: A current Lobo Card is required to enter any of the libraries.

Zimmerman Library:

Entrance and ID Check:  North side doors

Exit: South side doors (Smith Plaza)

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.  Access to the Center for Southwest Research and Special Collections, is by appointment.

There are no reservable rooms available in this library at this time.


Centennial Science & Engineering Library (CSEL):

Entrance and ID Check: East side doors

Exit: West side doors

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Centennial has several individual study rooms available for reservation.


Fine Arts & Design Library (FADL)

Entrance and ID Check: Swipe your Lobo ID at the West side doors (across from the bookstore)

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

There are no reservable rooms available in this library at this time.


Student Union Building (SUB):

Entrance: West (facing Humanities building), East (facing Mesa Vista Hall), South (facing Center for the Arts).

Exits: North first floor (facing Smith Plaza), North second floor (Facing Union Square), East first floor. South first and second floor.

Monday- Friday:  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Services: food, study space, computer pods.


Dane Smith Hall:

Monday – Thursday: 7:30 AM – 9:00 PM.

Friday 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM.

Services: study space available in the central atrium, computer pods.


Mitchell Hall:

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 6:30 AM – 8:00 PM.

Tuesday/Thursday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.


Study Tent (Lobo Shade) on Smith Plaza:

Open all day.

Services:  shaded study and eating space with Wi-Fi availability.



Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Services: Study space and Einstein’s Bagels.