Leondar Learning Commons

The Learning Commons on the first floor is a non-quiet work space. Technology in the learning commons includes public computers, a printer, and a scanner. Tables and chairs can be arranged for individual or group work.

Computer Lab

The computer lab on the first floor (opposite the library's front desk) has  public computers and a printer. This room is occasionally used for classes (see the online schedule for times when the room is not available).

24-Hour Study Room

The 24-hour study room on the ground floor of the library is open all night when classes are in session. The room has twelve public computers and wireless Internet access. Vending machines and restrooms are accessible. When the library is closed, the room is accessible via the library entrance on Park Street and requires an access code. To request an access code, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ask at the library front desk.

louge readerGroup Study Rooms

Two group study rooms are located on the lowest floor. They are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Meeting Rooms

Herrick has three meeting rooms that can be reserved by Alfred faculty, students, and staff. For room availability, please see the online schedule.

ITS HelpDesk

The ITS HelpDesk is located on the ground floor of Herrick. Help is available in person, by phone at 607-871-2222, or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The HelpDesk is open from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

The Center for Academic Success

The Center for Academic Success, located on the second floor of the library, provides support services, consultation, and advocacy for students with learning, physical, and/or psychological disabilities. Services for persons with disabilities complement and support, but do not duplicate, the University's existing services and programs.


Recycling containers are available on the ground floor and the first floor. A receptacle for used toner cartridges is located in the BookEnd lounge on the main floor.