Group and Equipped Study Rooms

Group Study Room, 3rd floor, Library North

Study Rooms

There are several rooms on the 3rd and 4th floor north of the Pollak Library that have been designated as Individual and Group Study Rooms. These rooms may be used by groups of one to 16 patrons for academic related purposes. Each room has a table, chairs, and chalkboard (or white board).


Reservations are meant to help maximize academic and study-related actives within the library. Click here to make a reservation for a study room. Rooms may only be reserved by currently enrolled CSUF students, faculty and staff.  A confirmation email with a reservation number will be sent after the reservation is successfully completed. This reservation number will be used to confirm a reservation for the desired time. If you have any questions regarding these rooms please see the circulation desk located on the first floor north of the library or call (657)278-2721. 

***For all technology-equipped rooms (or smart classrooms) please visit the Student Genius Corner on the first floor of the north library building or their website***

Reservation Information

  • Students can reserve rooms up to 3 times per week.
  • Reservations can be made up to 2 weeks in advance.
  • If there are still openings, reservations can be made up to 1 hour after the start time.
  • All room reservations are for a 3 hour period of time. (7am-10am, 10am-1pm, 1pm-4pm, 4pm-7pm, 7pm-10pm and 10pm-12am)
  • During the 24/7 finals week (last two weeks of a semester) study rooms will be reserved daily from 5am-6am for cleaning. Occupants will be asked to leave during this time.
  • Groups of 2 or more will require a 2nd campus wide ID number (CWID).
  • Outstanding library fines and campus blocks may result in the inability to reserve a room.

Study Room Policies

  • Study rooms are intended for academic and study-related purposes only.
  • Study room doors are to remain unlocked at all times.
  • Blocking of doors and covering windows is unsafe and not allowed.
  • Due to safety concerns, large personal items, including appliances and bedding, are not allowed. The library reserves the right to determine what is acceptable.
  • Study rooms are not sound proofed and groups should exercise consideration for other library users and avoid excessive noise.
  • Personal items are to be never to be left alone.
  • Rooms that are unoccupied/unreserved are available for use until a person or group shows up with a valid confirmation email with a reservation number.

**** Any groups observed in violation of the above described rules and/or the Pollak Library Code of Conduct may be asked to leave. ****

Equipped Group Study Rooms

Smart Study Room, 1st floor, Library North

There are also several specially equipped Smart Group Study Rooms available on the lower floors of Pollak Library North. These rooms must be booked online.

Graduate Student Success Center

The Graduate Student Success Center is located in PLS 365.

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