The Library Café and 24 Hour Study Lounge share a separate space in the James B. Duke Library. They can be accessed from the Duke Library front porch. The space can be accessed outside of normal Duke Library hours with a Palacard, and it may be closed during extended university holidays. Together the lounge and café provide seating for 30.
The Library Café
The café offers a selection of grab-and-go and made-to-order hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, salads, smoothies, and snacks. View library café menu.
Hours for Fall Semester
Sun.: 10:00am -11:59pm
Mon. through Thurs.: 8:00am - 11:59pm
Fri.: 8:00am to 4:00pm
24 Hour Lounge
The 24 Hour Lounge houses 4 PC computers, a multi-function copier/printer, and two gender neutral bathrooms. It also features a Keurig coffee machine, a water fountain, and vending machines with soft drinks and snacks.
Safety features in this space include security video cameras and an emergency phone to contact University Police.