Throughout Payson Library you will find unique spaces offering a range of amenities: specialized computers, delicious caffeinated beverages, living room study areas, concerts, speakers, a variety of collections, and much more.

ace room

Academic Center for Excellence

Get help with research, writing, speeches, presentations, and media projects.


faculty collaborating in the digital learning lab

Digital Learning Lab (Sky Lounge)

A collaborative environment for instruction and open study.


man playing vr game

Genesis Lab

Bring your ideas to life!


cathy helping student at circ desk

Circulation Desk

Check out books, laptops, course reserve materials, and much more. 


starbucks and students

Coffee Shop

Enjoy coffee and snacks at our new Starbucks.

solo student

Quiet Study Zones

Quiet study areas are scattered throughout Payson Library.

granit table

Great Books Room

An inspiring setting for students and faculty of the Great Books Program.

surfboard room

Surfboard Room

Houses a collection of historic surfboards and hosts events.


Boone Special Collections and Archives

view of book cases and latter

Churches of Christ Heritage Center

A repository for the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement and the Churches of Christ.

3 study rooms

Study Rooms 

The Payson renovation doubled the number of study rooms available.  


Student Success Center