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The Newman Library Learning Commons strives for a holistic approach to campus enrichment and education by partnering with campus and community stakeholders, creating innovative programs, providing collaborative work spaces, and offering diverse technologies.

Learning Commons (second floor)

    Learning Commons

The Learning Commons, located on the second floor of Newman Library, provides you with a variety of types of learning environments, including group study rooms, interesting furniture, and media:scape collaboration stations.

New River Reading Room (first floor)

    New River Reading Room

The New River Reading Room, located on the first floor of Newman Library, up the ramp from the study café and adjacent to the multipurpose room and SCALE-UP classroom, is a great spot for group study.

SciTech Commons (fourth floor)

    SciTech commons

The SciTech Commons, located in the curved wing of the fourth floor of Newman, is conveniently near our science, agriculture, and engineering collections. Here you'll find some of our group study rooms and our vending machines for drinks and snacks. There are white boards installed around the perimeter, and several more on wheels, plus movable dividers with whiteboard surfaces.

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  • Newman Library Hours

    Open 24/7 through May 10th.
    Wed. May 11, 2016 - Closes at 8 P.M.

    *During 24-hour operation, a valid Hokie Passport is required to access or remain in the library between 12 midnight and 7:30 a.m.


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