Learning Commons
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On the second floor of the Walter E. Helmke Library, we have created a physical and virtual environment designed to optimize your research and writing. The Learning Commons brings together multiple campus partners to help you:

The Purdue University Fort Wayne Learning Commons should be your destination when you need to find, evaluate, and use information effectively for class projects. Read more...


Would you like to hold an event in the Learning Commons? Need to borrow easels or other equipment?

If you are a Fort Wayne campus student, faculty or staff, please complete the LC Use Request Form.

Find out more about the equipment that is available

Enter a request to reserve easels

What Are You Thinking?

Is the Purdue University Fort Wayne Learning Commons meeting your expectations?  Let us know.

Open Study Sessions

Have a group meeting to study? Want to add your group or see who else is meeting this week? You can do that here.

Here's a list of the study groups we know about for this week.

Events this week

No events are scheduled.

Get Help

Ask a Librarian

Writing Center Consultations

Computer/Tech Consultations


Study Rooms
Balthaser Room Reservations

Whiteboard Spotting