Research Commons

What is the Research Commons?

  • A place to collaborate and connect with fellow students and faculty on research projects
  • A hub of support for graduate student research
  • A venue for workshop and presentation opportunities

Research Commons entrance

Hours & Location

  • Research Commons Location and Hours
  • We are located in Allen Library South, Ground floor
  • Research Commons Help Desk: 206­-685-1113

Staff at the help desk


  • Research Commons Librarians
  • Graduate Funding Information Service Manager
  • Student Citation Management Specialists

Policy sign


  • Research Commons Policies
  • Additional policies set by the University of Washington Libraries
  • Our policies regarding exhibits in the ground floor of Allen Library South