Information Commons

The Hardin Information Commons (or Info Commons) occupies the second floor of the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences. It consists of the Information Commons East and Information Commons West, which contain the following:

Information Commons East


Hardin Simulation Center.

Information Commons Classroom East.

Classroom East can accommodate 50 students, with access to 25 workstations running Windows. The instructor’s station features computer and video projection, a stereo system, and can accommodate an instructor laptop. (reservations/calendar)

Learning Lounge

This area includes 2 group study rooms with a table and seating for 4 and the two booths each with sitting for 6 in front of the studies. Each study or booth has a 55” monitor equipped with Mersive Solstice software that allows users to wirelessly share the screens of their laptops or mobile devices by connecting using either a browser or the free Solstice app.  Directions for connecting are shown on the monitors.  White boards are also available in the Learning Lounge. (reservations/calendar)

Information Commons West


Quiet computing ITC.

Information Commons Classroom West.

Classroom West can accommodate 50 students, with access to 25 workstations running Windows. The instructor’s station features computer and video projection, and a stereo system. Classroom West desks can be arranged into pods for group collaboration. (reservations/calendar)