Answered By: Amanda Starkel
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2016     Views: 914

Irwin library has group and individual study rooms for use by current Butler University students.  Enclosed study carrels are available for current Butler students and faculty.

Room 028 is only open study room and is available upon a first come, first serve basis.

Ten study rooms can be reserved in advance for both group (026, 215, 226, 230, 238) and individual (003, 216, 228, 318) study.  

  • Reservations are available in hour increments with a limit of 4 hours per person for any study room or combination* of study rooms per day; reservations longer than 4 hours will be canceled by Library Staff. (*=Students may not reserve one room for four hours in the morning, then another for the afternoon.)
  • If a room is not reserved at least two hours in advance, we cannot guarantee its availability.

Here is is a list of what what is available in each room:

Floor Room Number Size Group/Individual Chairs Feature
003 Small Individual 2
026 Large Group 6 Chalkboard
2nd Floor
215 Large Group 10 Whiteboard
216 Small Individual 1
217 Small Individual 1 SDS
226 Large Group 6 Whiteboard
228 Small Individual 1
230 Medium Group 4 Whiteboard
238 Medium Group 4 Whiteboard
3rd Floor
306 Large Group 9 Whiteboard
318 Small Individual 1  

**You must register as a new user the first time you use the system.These ten rooms can be reserved online or at Irwin Library's Information Commons Desk. To reserve a room online, please use the following link: 

**You must always log in before starting to reserve a room.

Please use your Butler email address and create a password.