Working the reference desk, we receive many directional questions, such as:
This is totally fine. We are more than happy to answer these questions; but, it got us thinking. How can we help students save time by visualizing the library's spaces and enable students to find their way through the building without needing to ask for directions?
Speed library's Interactive Map covers the building's three floors and includes pictures with descriptions of the different areas, resources, and offices. To see the map's descriptions and pictures, simply hover your mouse over a location or resource (if you are on a phone, tap an area on the map). We hope this tool will help those not familiar with all the nooks and crannies in Speed Library, so you can boldly explore the library on your own by using the Interactive Map, to:
But, don't worry. Your Reference Team is still here and
happy to point you in the right direction!