The open online application period for research carrels at the Homer Babbidge Library will begin on Friday, January 17th at 10:00am and run through Friday, January 31, 2020 at 5:00pm.
Due to recently vacated carrels, we will be accepting Honors Student and University Scholar applications for Spring 2020; Graduate student and Faculty applications for Spring and the next Academic Year. Please note that assignments are approved on a first come, first served basis, with preference given to carrel applicants applying for a shared carrel. To ensure consideration, all applications must be complete, including department approvals.
To apply or to check on the status of a previously submitted application please visit carrelreserve.lib.uconn.edu.
Research Carrels Policy and Guidelines
Research carrels are assigned to eligible applicants who are working on research projects requiring extensive use of library materials. Research carrels are not intended for use by occupants as study, storage or office space. Only individuals actively affiliated with the University of Connecticut are considered to be eligible. Please find below links to information regarding research carrel policy and usage:
Questions? Please contact Kim Giard, Administrative Services Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-486-2219. All policies are approved by the Dean’s Library Advisory Committee (DLC).
Per Diem Research Carrels
Please note that the iDesk, located on the Library’s Plaza Level, offers daily research carrels for undergraduate students. These carrels are available for four hour increments on a first come, first served basis.
Last updated December 31, 2019.