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Locations & Hours: Sherman Fairchild Library

Sherman Fairchild Library

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couches, tables, and chairs in library study space
SFL study room
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library shelves and bean bag chair
outdoor table and chairs and red umbrellas
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tables and chairs in library study space
library shelves on either side of aisle




  • Applied Sciences
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Study Spaces



  • Reference Services
  • Group Study Rooms
  • DocuServe: Document Delivery & InterLibrary Loan
  • General Registration 
  • Reading Room
  • Quiet Study area and carrels
  • Course Reserves


  • PCs 
  • Color Printers/Scanners/Copiers
  • Flatbed Scanners
  • Microfilm Reader 
  • e-Device Checkout: Kindles, Laptops, Cameras

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