Faculty Study Spaces

MD Anderson Library provides both carrels and private rooms for private individual use by faculty.

image of the second floor blue wing study carrels
Both carrels and rooms are available for reservation by faculty

If you are a faculty member looking to reserve a carrel or room for individual use, please contact:

Susan Ryan (primary)
Library Manager

Lee Hilyer
Head of Information and Access Services


Generally, full-time faculty at UH main campus engaged in research are considered eligible to reserve a carrel or room. We are happy to consider special circumstances or answer any questions.

Location and furniture

  • All faculty spaces are in MD Anderson Library, on the 2nd through 5th floors
  • Faculty carrels are located in the Blue Wing. Every carrel has a lockable door, desk, and chair
  • Faculty rooms are located in the Brown Wing. Every room has a lockable door
  • Room furniture varies from room to room. Please contact us if you have specific needs