Upper Level

couches and japanese-style room dividers in the East Asian Studies reading room

East Asian Studies Reading Room

East Asian Studies Reading Room

The East Asian Studies Room is a classroom evocative of East Asian culture and a special library that features works of literature written in Chinese and Japanese. With its beautiful design, this room is one of the best places on campus to read.

student sitting at table at far end of aisle between rows of bookshelves in the library

Aisle in the stacks.

The Nest

Equipped with a fireplace, the nest is a comfortable spot to curl up with some schoolwork, chat with friends or even take a nap.

Stacks (main and upper levels)

The library’s book collection contains more than 510,000 printed volumes. In addition to the items located in the Waidner-Spahr Library, there is a small science library in Tome.