Bookable Seats

Students are invited to reserve an individual seat in Stauffer Library and, as of October 19, the Education Library.

This is an unmediated, first-come first-serve service for Queen’s students with a limit of 40 hours per month per student. 

Individual study seats are available for advanced booking by students from Monday to Friday, as follows:

Stauffer Library

132 seats

  • 8 am to noon
  • 1 to 5 pm
  • 6 - 10 pm

Education Library

19 seats

  • 8 am to noon
  • 1 to 5 pm

Usage of the space

  • All seats are bookable in 4-hour time slots.
  • Students are expected to bring their own laptops, as library computers and equipment (including printers and scanners) are not available for use at this time.
  • Supplies will be provided for students to wipe down their spaces before  and  after use.
  • Safety protocols and other information will be sent via email upon booking. Please read this carefully before attending.
  • Upon arrival, all facility users will need to follow three easy steps for entry, using your mobile device:
    • Show your reservation confirmation.
    • Show your completed daily Queen's SeQure app COVID self-assessment verification (preferred). You can also complete a wellness check upon arrival.
    • Show your Queen's Student Card.
  • Face coverings  are required  in the library and physical distancing guidelines will be in effect.
  • Seating configurations will be fixed (furniture must not be moved).
  • No food or drink, except water bottles.
  • Please see our Use of Bookable Seats page for more information.

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