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Spaces at Rasmuson Library: Study Carrels

Study Carrels

Students interested in using a carrel can contact us at 907-474-6762 or email for information or to ask about current availability or wait-list placement. 

Short-Term Use

  • Eligibility: Graduate or Undergraduate students.
  • Availability:
    • 4 study carrels are available for a 2-week checkout, with one renewal, subject to availability.
    • 2 study carrels are available for 1-day checkout, due at closing, up to twice a week, subject to availability.
    • 1 accessible study carrel is available for short- or long-term use, subject to availability.Wheelchair Accessible icon

Long-Term Use

Long-term individual study carrels are intended to facilitate the work of graduate students who need long-term access to materials in the Rasmuson Library’s collections.

  • Eligibility: Graduate students; undergraduate students (lower priority).
  • Availability: Study carrels are available to current graduate students for one semester (or two summer sessions), with a one semester renewal option. Undergraduates may apply for carrels after the first three (3) weeks of the semester, with no renewal option. Patrons must reapply for additional semesters.

Study Carrel Application

Late Fees

The late fee for returning carrel keys is .50 cents per hour.

Contact Circulation

Elmer E. Rasmuson Library
1732 Tanana Loop
PO Box 756800
Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-6800
Phone: 907-474-7481​​
Text: 907-341-4404​

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