Material not held in the collections of McMaster University Libraries that is needed for study or research by faculty, students, and staff may be requested at no charge through Interlibrary Loan (ILL) via the RACER service. For more information on RACER, and to register for a free RACER account, see the library web page entitled "Borrow from Other Libraries/ Interlibrary Loan".
The Graduate Study Room on the 4th floor of Mills Library is a small area designed for writing and research – complete with large tables and office chairs, a standing work area, comfortable seating, and, of course, internet access. To get to this room (L405), turn left off the elevator on the fourth floor. Walk down the ramp. The Grad Study room is to the right.
Who can use the Study Room? What can it be used for?
Any current graduate student or postdoctoral fellow can use the space for reading and other quiet research activities. If you need a quiet space to write, this is for you!
How do I gain access to the Study Room?
To access the Graduate and Postdoc Study Room space, you must fill out an application form. Upon approval you will be issued a security card that will grant access to the room.