Sitting has been shown to cause a lot of damage. As a grad student who spends a lot of time sitting, I would like the facility of standing desks being made available, especially for people 6 ft. and above. Sitting has been shown to be worse than smoking and is a pretty serious concern. I... Read more
I am on the Walnut side of Bird Library, 4th floor, and I need to charge my computer but the outlets do not work. It is not the first time this has happened. Please do something about it. Outlets are very limited throughout this library and when I finally find an open spot close to... Read more
I recently was looking through the stacks in Bird for a book to read, and was struck by the quantity of books that seem to never have been checked out… all gathering dust and, worst, occupying valuable space. I would suggest an exercise to purge the stacks of books that have to historical value and... Read more
A heads up on the window washing schedule would be awesome so that cyclists don’t get stuck without a bike! We apologize for the inconvenience. Unfortunately, Facilities Management at the Libraries aren’t given advanced notice of when the windows of our buildings (Bird, Carnegie, etc.) are scheduled to be washed.
It’s way too cold in the library. Especially at night. You can feel the cold air coming through the windows or vents. Please turn up the heating. We’ve contacted Facilities to investigate why it was so cold in Bird overnight.
Thanks for making it so easy to get materials for my summer course. Requested at 3PM and ordered by 5PM. Stellar! You’re welcome! Service to materials stored at our high-density storage facility includes next-business day delivery Sunday through Friday. Journal articles are scanned and delivered electronically and physical items are delivered to Bird Library for... Read more