To provide a quiet study and research space reserved for use by the faculty of the University of Miami.


Faculty Reading Room – Richter Library, 3rd Floor, Rm 346


The Faculty Reading Room provides private space to all UM faculty and visiting scholars. An electronic swipe-card mechanism controls the room. Faculty members’ Cane Cards have been pre-programmed to allow entry. The room is available during Richter Library operating hours and used on a first-come, first-served basis.


  • Faculty Reading Room is located on the 3rd floor at Richter Library. The room contains three study tables, two lounge chairs, lockers, two desktop computers, and a UPrint Printer.
  • Lockers are reservable for a semester loan at the Access Services Desk. Perishable food items are not allowed to be stored in lockers.


  • The Faculty Reading Room is available during Richter Library operating hours.
  • No appointments required.
  • To reserve lockers, visit the Access Services Desk located on the 1st Floor.

Contact Office

Please call 305-284-3233 or email richter.circulation@miami.edu for more information.

Date Approved

Revised on September 19th, 2022.

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