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    All study rooms follow the Study Room Policy outlined in the Policy Page. Rooms may be reserved for free using a valid Santa Monica Library card and are reserved on a first come, first served basis.

    You may book a study room online up to 1 day in advance. Patrons are allowed to reserve up to two 1-hour sessions per day. The second 1-hour session can only be booked after the first session has ended. You can book a study room using the link below, at any Information Desk, or by calling (310) 458-8600.

    Online study room reservations are available. Reserve a room online up to 24 hours in advance. A valid library card and email address is required.

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    To make an online reservation for these study rooms please review the policies and make a reservation using DIBS Online Reservation.

    Main Library Study Rooms

    Study Room 7   2nd Floor

    There are seven (7) study rooms located on the 2nd floor, designed to accommodate up to 4 persons or 6 persons (in Study Room 8 and 9 only). Electrical outlets and whiteboards are available in each room. 

    • Please check in with staff at the 1st Floor Information Desk prior to beginning your session.
    • Study room use must begin within 10 minutes of reservation start time or the reservation may be forfeited to a walk-in patron with a valid library card.
    • The last hour of the day will be shortened to 45 minutes due to limited staffing at the Main Library 2nd floor.
         
    YS Study Room   Youth Services

    The Youth Services area on the 1st floor has five (5) Study Rooms which hold a maximum of four people; two are for use by a maximum of 2 persons. Youth Study Rooms are available for small groups of children or teens who need space to work together on projects. Electrical outlets and whiteboards are available in each room.  

    • These rooms may only be used by children and teens (up to age 18/grade 12). 
    • Adults or caregivers accompanying the child/teen may be in the room with them in order to work with or supervise them. However, the child/teen must be the primary user of the study room, and occupy the room for a majority of the session.


    Pico Branch Study Rooms

    3 Pico Study Rooms  
    Pico Branch

    The Pico Branch Library has three (3) study rooms that seat up to 4 people. Electrical outlets and whiteboards are available in each room. 

    • Please check in with staff at the Customer Service Desk prior to beginning your session.
    • Study room use must begin within 10 minutes of reservation start time or the reservation may be forfeited to a walk-in patron with a valid library card.

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