Learning Commons/Scholarly Commons

Long Room View of the Learning Commons Just Days Before it Opens OfficiallyWelcome to the
Learning & Scholarly Commons!

Spread out over two floors in some of the most vibrant areas of the library, the Learning Commons and Scholarly Commons offer a full range of services and technologies in comfortable and inviting spaces designed to support discovery and collaboration.




Floor Map - 1st Floor - Learning Commons Location

How we can help you!

Learning Commons - 1st Floor, Library

The Learning Commons is service-centered space with workstations and printers available for the UMass Dartmouth Community. Visitors are also welcome and may request “guest” computer access!

If you need help using Learning Commons technology our LC assistants are here to help with:

  • Printing and scanning
  • Wireless Connectivity
  • COIN (Corsairs Online Information for Students)
  • Software and general technology questions.

Stop by our service desk or contact us at x8884:


Map of Library 2nd Floor Showing the Scholarly Commons

Scholarly Commons - 2nd Floor, Library

Designed with larger workspaces, study nooks and a Mediascape unit, the Scholarly Commons is ideal for group and collaborative work.  












We have a computer classroom in the library.

Often this room is booked with library instruction sessions or other instruction. When we are not using it for formal instruction, it is open for anyone. We keep a schedule on the room's door to let you know availability, but you can also check it's availability in the library's room reservation system.

Room 128

Computer classroom for library instruction sessions and a schedule is posted on the door for open lab availability.