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Library: Services: Mortola Library Research Assistance Center

Mortola Library Research Assistance Center

The Mortola Library Research Assistance Center offers a teaching and learning space for research-related consultations, workshops, student group collaboration, and meetings. The room also is known as the ‘Blue Room’ and is located under the main stairwell on the first floor of the Mortola Library.


This facility has two computer workstations, plug-in and sound modules and a large flat screen TV with video conference meeting capabilities and workspace for up to 10 participants. Students can reserve the room for up to three hours at a time, twice a week, and up to two weeks in advance through the Technical Help Desk. The hours of use are 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM during the semester and as posted during intersession and summer sessions. Users are expected to keep the room clean and free of refuse. Be sure to review the ‘Blue Room’ policies and hours posted on the door.