Our locations

Main Tisch Library building and branches

Entrance to tisch library

Main Tisch Library building

Our main building contains study spaces, classrooms, the Tower Café, books, and other physical collections like journals, DVDs, newspapers, and more.

Medford campus
35 Professors Row
Medford, MA 02155
(617) 627-3347

Building that houses the Music library

Lilly Music Library

Lilly Music Library contains music-focused books, scores, recordings, and study spaces.

Medford campus
Granoff Music Center
Room M030 (Lower level)
20 Talbot Ave
Medford, MA 02155
(617) 627-3594

Inside of SMFA library

SMFA Library

The SMFA Library contains books on art and artists' books, DVDs and periodicals, zines, and study spaces.

SMFA campus
230 The Fenway (3rd floor)
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 627-0080

Also at Tisch

Inside of Data Lab, Medford

Data Lab

The Data Lab is a teaching and research computing space that contains workstations, lab assistants, and workshops.

Room 203 (main level of Tisch)

More information on the Data Lab

Editing at the DDS

Digital Design Studio (DDS)

The DDS provides the support, equipment, and workspaces for digital and multimedia projects.

Level 3 (One level up from main entrance)

More information about the DDS

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Tufts Archival Research Center (TARC)

TARC contains the Tufts University Archives and manuscript collections as well as more than 700 unique collections documenting the history of Tufts and several specialized subject areas.

Level G

More information about TARC

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Tisch Library Special Collections

Tisch Special Collections hold rare materials that include medieval manuscripts, incunabula, early printed books, pamphlets, and personal libraries.

Accessed by request in the Reading Room (Level G)

More information about Tisch Library Special Collections

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StAAR Center @ Tisch

Get writing support and academic coaching, at this outpost of the main StAAR Center.

Rooms 128 & 130 (One level down from the main entrance)

More information about the StAAR Center

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TTS Walk-Up Desk and Repair Center

This service desk is a destination for students, faculty, and staff who need technical assistance or computer repair.

Level 2 Lobby (near the main entrance)

More information about the TTS Walk-Up Desk and Repair Center


Tower Cafe entrance with open door showing interior tables

Tower Café

Enjoy a beverage or a bite to eat in the Tower Café. Seating in the dining space remains open when the cafe is closed and a microwave is available just inside and on the left!

Level 2 off of the Lobby (near the main entrance)

See Tufts Dining Tower Cafe page for hours.