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Auditorium (lower level)

Designed primarily to support events that require multimedia display, and secondarily to enhance campus life through educational and cultural events, the Auditorium has audience seating for 49 people. For usage guide to the auditorium or to make a reservation request, see the Leavey Auditorium Information Page.

Weingart Periodicals Reading Room

Located on the first floor, the Periodicals Reading Room has open study tables and a carefully selected range of current journal titles from the disciplines, as well as some popular periodical titles. The Reading Room is also home to the Wall of Scholars, which honors USC students who have received certain USC, national and international awards.

Study Spaces

Study carrels and open tables provide comfortable study space in the periodicals room on the first floor, and on the third and fourth floors. Laptop connectivity is supported on the second, third, and fourth floors by both ethernet jacks and wireless networks.

Collaborative Workrooms

The Information Commons, located on the second floor, has 14 rooms, designed for three to four people. All workrooms provide a PC, white board, dry erase markers, and network connections for laptops. Reservations may be made up to 7 days in advance online at You must have a e-mail address to make a reservation-you will receive an e-mail after selecting your reservation times and you must click the confirmation link within 30 minutes to complete your reservation.

For more information regarding the use of our facilities, please see the Collaborative Workroom Policies and the USC Library Usage Policies.