Where is there quiet space for study and/or rest?

Quiet space to rest and reset

Both rooms are spaces for religious, spiritual and secular practices, including prayer, meditation, yoga and mindfulness

Study space

Quiet study spaces are peppered throughout the University of Toronto's 40 libraries. Your best bets are: 


  • Gerstein Science Information Centre - The Morrison Pavilion and the Heritage Reading Room 
  • Robarts Library - Quiet Zones
  • UC Library Reading Room


We asked our Twitter followers about their favourite quiet study spaces. Here's what they said:

  • the fireplace or rhodes rooms in @GrahamLibrary are some of our favourites!!
  • Earth Sciences library.second floor in the individual study areas!
  • 12th floor [Robarts] :) nice and quite :)
  • We don't want to tell [or] others will nab our favourite quiet corners!

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