Barnard Library is open for seating and access to stacks for Barnard and Columbia students, staff, and faculty. Masks are required in the library. Read more about our hours or current Barnard Library services.
Our collection of prayer and mindfulness resources contains prayer rugs, scarves, and exercise mats. Located on the fourth floor near the stairwell, these resources can be borrowed for use anywhere within the library - please just return them to their home once you're done.
Puzzles & Games
We have a selection of games and puzzles that can be enjoyed throughout the library, including:
Apples to Apples
They are located on the back wall of the second floor; please return them there when done playing.
Enjoy some fresh air as you snack, study, stretch or socialize on our terraces. Located on the second, third, and fourth floors, the terrace hours are:
Each floor has a gender inclusive restroom, as well as restrooms for men and women. There are water fountains located near the restrooms. See our maps for the restroom locations.
There are diaper changing stations in the gender inclusive restrooms on the lower level, first floor, and second floor.
Peet's provides a space for a study break, quick bite, or a cup of coffee. Located to the south of the entrance on the first floor, Peet's accepts Barnard Dining Points, as well as cash, credit card, or Dining Dollars.
Peet'swill be open for summer 2019 from Monday, June 24 through August 2. Their summer hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm.
Wellness on Campus
There are many resources and spaces at Barnard dedicated to student well-being and self-care.