The first floor of the library is actually its basement. Down here you can find several collections: Foreign Languages, Founders', Children and Young Adult, Ikeda, and SUA MA theses, and Periodical collections. A printer/copier, terminal computer, and group study room are also available.
The second floor is our main floor, and it's where the Information Desk and the office rooms of all the library staff are located. The reference books and oversized books are available on this floor. The new periodicals as well as books and DVDs recently added to our collection are on the display. This floor is also equipped with terminal computers, microfilm/fiche reader, scanner, printer, and copier. The 24 Hour Study Room has its own copy room where lockers are placed for student use.
Computers for student use next to the reference collection.
The 24 Hour Study Room is a study hot-spot for SUA students.
The third floor of the library houses the main circulation collection, the DVD collection, and multiple areas for quiet study.
The third floor has four private group study rooms. They are equipped with video players.
The fourth floor hosts Ikeda Library's Grand Reading Room, which has been the site for lectures, book signings, class discussions, study groups, and lots of reading! It is open to SUA students, faculty, and staff until midnight daily.
Grand Reading Room
24-hour study room #461 on the 4th floor is also reserved for the SUA community.
When looking for a relaxing place to study, Ikeda Library has several options across each of our floors. Find a spot for yourself or for your group to meet to work together. The study rooms are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis; Group Study Rooms are available for reservation.
All study rooms are reserved for the SUA community. The individuals are asked to limit their use of group study rooms to 3 hours at a time if other groups are waiting. The rooms on the 3rd floor are equipped with video players. Room reservation may be made by submitting the online form. A room left unoccupied for 15 minutes is considered abandoned. Any items left in the room will be turned over to campus security.
To reserve the Grand Reading Room for campus events, the request form must be submitted in advance. Students may ask a Student Affairs staff to make the reservation on their behalf. After the event is over, all chairs and tables must be put back to the original setting.