Book a Study Seat/Space at the Libraries

Study Spaces are closed at Frost and Scott until further notice however students, faculty and staff with exceptional needs requiring study space are asked to contact askusyul@yorku.ca for assistance. If you have contacted askusyul@yorku.ca, please proceed to book a seat. Postpone coming to campus for non-essential needs during this lockdown period.

Study Space Hours

  • Scott Library – Monday to Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Frost Library – Monday and Thursday: 11.00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Things to Know Before You Visit:

  • Individual study seats or study rooms may be booked up to one week in advance of the desired booking time
  • Study rooms can only be used by one person at a time and priority is given to students who need to use this space for attending online classes or class-related group meetings
  • To check-in for your study space appointment you will need your YU-card. If you do not have a YU-card, visit the YU-Card Office using QLess.
  • Booking slots have a default booking time of two hours, with a minimum booking of 30 minutes, and a maximum booking time of four hours
  • You can reserve more than one booking slot per day across the library up to a maximum of seven hours per day
  • Once you’ve pre-booked or been assigned a seat through checking-in, you may not switch to another seat
  • If you are more than 30 minutes late, your seat booking will cancel automatically
  • Printing and photocopying services can only be used if a study space is booked. Library staff are unable to provide change for the YU-card reloading machine.
  • Please complete the University’s COVID-19 Screening Checklist

Please do not visit if:

  • You have travelled outside Canada during the previous 14 days.
  • You have symptoms of COVID-19 or are feeling unwell.
  • Someone in your household has COVID-19 symptoms in the past 14 days.
  • Anyone in your household has been exposed to someone who has or is recovering from COVID-19.